Category: General Healthcare

A GP surgery in Warrington has become the first in the country to begin screening to detect a life threatening, inherited condition. The Eric Moore Partnership Medical Practice has begun offering tests for the familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH) which can lead…

Cancer data from NHS Digital has now been made available in a secure environment to enable researchers to understand the impact of COVID-19 on people affected by cancer. DATA-CAN, the UK’s Health Data Research Hub for Cancer, has worked with…

Adults in Birmingham are being encouraged to get a free health check with the arrival of a mobile liver screening roadshow. Adults in Birmingham re being encouraged to get a free health check with the arrival of a mobile liver…

Marylebone based specialist clinic, London Diabetes Centre is expanding its offering by launching a new centre in Birmingham, with others set to follow in the UK over the coming years.The clinic located in Edgbaston has benefitted from a £200,000 investment…

Women are being failed as the awareness crisis in ovarian cancer deepens. Symptoms of ovarian cancer are being ignored – both by those experiencing them and their GPs.   This March, for Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, Target Ovarian Cancer is urging…

Located in Birmingham’s medical suburb of Edgbaston, Active Clinic havebeen busy the past seven months investing, training and diversifying inorder keep revenues climbing and with a goal of creating a new jobvacancy at the Clinic. Tammy Takkar, the clinics Director,…

Making children feel more comfortable and at ease in medical facilities is the aim of Fujifilm’s ‘Little Lucy’ initiative, launched across Europe to mark International Childhood Cancer Day. The project was set up to draw attention to the experiences of…

NHS

Unite members will be targeting MPs in ‘red wall’ seats as part of a series of actions across England during the union’s month of action on the NHS, which runs throughout February. From Monday (14 February) billboards, ad vans and…

A GP surgery in Warrington has become the first in the country to begin screening to detect a life threatening, inherited condition. The Eric Moore Partnership Medical Practice has begun offering tests for the familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH) which can lead…

National charity Heart Research UK have launched the ‘anonymous heART project 2021’, an online fundraising campaign that will see hundreds of unique anonymous masterpieces created by huge names from the art world, go under eBay’s virtual hammer to raise money…