Digital GP service expands.

NHS Digital takes major step on road to universal electronic prescriptions

NHS Digital has launched a pilot in what is being called a major step on the road to universal electronic prescriptions. The pilot could...
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Assessing progress on cancer care in England

The Health Foundation, in collaboration with Professor Sir Mike Richards, has published a major report today assessing progress on cancer care in England over...
Digital GP service expands.

Generation Z want digital solutions to revolutionise the NHS

An overwhelming majority of 16 to 24 year olds – 82% – want to see digital solutions to revolutionise the NHS. Generation Z expect a...
almost 7000 young people with type 2 diabetes

7000 under 25’s have type 2 diabetes in England and Wales

Diabetes UK have reported that there are nearly 7000 young people with type 2 diabetes in England and Wales, almost 10 times the amount...
painter removing star from EU flag highlighting access to medicine after Brexit

Access to medicine after Brexit: Lords ask Minister for clarity

The House of Lords EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee has written to Matt Hancock MP, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care asking for...
Image of a heart and medical equipment to show using new mitral valve repair procedure

Using data to reduce the risk of stroke

People with irregular and abnormally fast heart rates caused by atrial fibrillation could be at a greater risk of stroke and bleeding because they...
Image of a heart Novartis announces Entresto

The Burden of Atrial Fibrillation: Understanding the Impact

Biosense Webster EMEA, a Division of Johnson & Johnson Medical NV/SA and leader in the treatment of Atrial Fibrillation has today, during AF Association...

Pancreatic Cancer Story: John William Street

Pancreatic cancer is the 10th most common cancer in the UK, with around 9600 people diagnosed each year. The disease has the lowest survival...

Pancreatic Cancer Story: James Dadge

James, 44, lives in Manchester with his partner Andrea and sons Ben and Daniel. He was diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumour, with the primary...

Meningitis progress lags behind other vaccinated diseases

Meningitis progress lags substantially behind that of other vaccine preventable diseases, according to new research The global disease burden of meningitis remains unacceptably high, and...

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NHSX: Combining the best talent from government, the NHS and industry

A new joint unit, NHSX, will be created to bring the benefits of modern technology to every patient and clinician. It will combine the...
Dr Allan Jordan and Ms Louisa Jordison have joined Sygnature Discovery.

Sygnature Discovery makes key appointments

Sygnature Discovery has made two key appointments, Dr Allan Jordan and Ms Louisa Jordison. Ms Jordison joins the independent integrated drug discovery and pre-clinical services...
results published for KEYTRUDA for advanced renal cell carcinoma

KEYTRUDA results published for advanced renal cell carcinoma

MSD has announced presentation of the full results from the pivotal Phase 3 KEYNOTE-426 trial investigating KEYTRUDA, MSD’s anti-PD-1 therapy, in combination with Inlyta...