Medtech SMEs to benefit from Innovation Fund

The creation of a new investment fund to boost technology businesses with high growth potential has been welcomed by the medtech industry. The UK...

From pharma to life science

An online service to HR professionals and recruiters in the global life sciences, pharma/biotech, medical devices, clinical research, regulatory and healthcare markets has been...

Kimal appoints new Managing Director

Healthcare company Kimal plc has appointed Mark Pettitt as Managing Director. Kimal, which supplies products for diagnosis and treatment within cardiology, radiology, oncology and...

Burnham inherits NHS bridges

Andy Burnham, a former Health Minister, has replaced Alan Johnson as Secretary of State for Health. In a swift round of Parliamentary musical chairs,...

Safe at home and on the Street

A telecare system provided by charity Age Concern has been endorsed by TV actress Betty Driver MBE - Betty in Coronation Street. Aid Call,...

Managers share in Ceuta’s success

Twelve senior managers have become shareholders in the Ceuta Group, a leading outsourcing company in the health and beauty sectors. The award-winning company has...

Digital X-ray at London’s first polyclinic

London's first polyclinic, the Loxford Polyclinic in Redbridge, has installed a universal digital radiography system from Siemens Healthcare. The Axiom Multix M system will...

PlasmaBlade offers a clean cut

A new tissue dissection system using plasma radiofrequency pulses has been used by Italian surgeons for successful operations on cancer patients. Ear, nose and...

Visions of the future

New technologies for medical imaging, developed through collaborative projects, were showcased at the 4th Convergent Technologies Conference and Showcase at Stirling University Management Centre...

Touching from a distance

Telecare in Scotland has delivered over £11m cost savings and saved over 80,000 hospital bed days, according to a report from the Scottish Government's...

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The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) has welcomed the publication of the highly anticipated Government's Prevention Green Paper.

RSPH sets out detail of Government Prevention Green Paper

The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) has welcomed the publication of the highly anticipated Government's Prevention Green Paper. The document sets out the...
The Cabinet Office and Department of Health and Social Care have published their Prevention Green Paper, Advancing our health: prevention in the 2020s. It sets out plans to tackle the causes of preventable ill health in England.

Prevention Green Paper published – Advancing our health: prevention in the 2020s

The Cabinet Office and Department of Health and Social Care have published their Prevention Green Paper, Advancing our health: prevention in the 2020s. It...
Sanofi has signed a strategic deal for Tamiflu in the US. The agreement with Roche is for the exclusive over-the-counter (OTC) rights to Tamiflu®

Sanofi signs strategic deal for Tamiflu® in the US

Sanofi has signed a strategic deal for Tamiflu in the US. The agreement with Roche is for the exclusive over-the-counter (OTC) rights to Tamiflu®...

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Sanofi has signed a strategic deal for Tamiflu in the US. The agreement with Roche is for the exclusive over-the-counter (OTC) rights to Tamiflu®

Sanofi signs strategic deal for Tamiflu® in the US

Sanofi has signed a strategic deal for Tamiflu in the US. The agreement with Roche is for the exclusive over-the-counter (OTC) rights to Tamiflu®...
pain relief patch released by nurofen

Nurofen launches a 24 hour ibuprofen pain relief patch

Nurofen announces the launch of the UK’s only 24 hour clinically proven pain relief patch containing ibuprofen.  Despite body pain being among the most commonly...

Embedding patient centric care with digital health apps

Health professionals see apps as a crucial step on the road to care that is more efficient and more patient centred than today. How...

How can the NHS deliver patient centric care?

‘Patient centricity’, the process of designing a service or solution around a patient’s wants, needs and preferences, is a key aspiration for the NHS....
Advanced renal cell carcinoma treatment receives EAMS positive scientific opinion

Advanced renal cell carcinoma treatment receives EAMS positive scientific opinion

Advanced renal cell carcinoma treatment receives Early Access to Medicines Scheme (EAMS) positive scientific opinion from the UK Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency...