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New method of diagnosing UTIs and kidney diseases

In addition to their new at home UTI testing kits, Health.io have created a new smartphone-based testing method to  revolutionise the diagnosis and treatment...
Informing and educating on the ways to prevent suicide

Informing and educating on the ways to prevent suicide

Supporting the NSPLG, people affected by suicide will join a new panel to inform and educate on the ways to prevent suicide. “On World Suicide...
Harnessing the immune system to reduce late detection of lung cancer

Harnessing the immune system to reduce late detection of lung cancer

Ground-breaking trial demonstrates potential of blood test which harnesses the power of the immune system to reduce late detection of lung cancer. Oncimmune Holdings plc.,...
Scorpion toxin targeting 'wasabi receptor' could help solve mystery of chronic pain

Scorpion toxin targeting ‘wasabi receptor’ could help solve mystery of chronic pain

Researchers found a scorpion toxin targeting the 'wasabi receptor', a chemical-sensing protein located in nerve cells responsible for the sinus-jolting sting of wasabi. At UC...
The secrets of how genetic variation affects perception of pain

The secrets of how genetic variation affects perception of pain

Discover how researchers unlock the secrets of the way genetic variation affects perception of pain –could this lead to personalised medicines? Gene studies reveal that...
Annual HIV data shows a continued decline since 2000

Annual HIV data shows a continued decline since 2000

Published by Public Health England, Annual HIV data shows new HIV diagnoses in the UK have fallen to their lowest level since 2000. New HIV...
Alzheimer’s research increasingly focused on links to sleep and other behaviours

Alzheimer’s research increasingly focused on links to sleep and other behaviours

Sleep and other behavioural topics are growing within Alzheimer’s disease research, according to a new report released by Elsevier. September is World Alzheimer’s Month, and...
Let’s bear WITNESS to the ground-breaking Philippines TB modelling

Let’s bear WITNESS to the ground-breaking Philippines TB modelling

One million people in the Philippines have active TB, a figure which is reportedly on the rise – could the WITNESS project use TB...
Global Roadmap to prevent cardiovascular disease among people living with diabetes

Global Roadmap to prevent cardiovascular disease among people living with diabetes

The World Heart Federation launches a new Global Roadmap on the prevention of cardiovascular disease among people living with diabetes. At ESC Congress 2019 together...
Did you know that cigarette smoking has been reduced by 1.4 billion per year?

Did you know that cigarette smoking has been reduced by 1.4 billion per year?

More than a billion fewer cigarettes smoked each year as people ditch cigarette smoking, according to Cancer Research UK. Around 1.4 billion fewer cigarettes are...
French startup raises €1.8m to combat loneliness in chronic disease

French startup raises €1.8m to combat loneliness in chronic disease

With help from EIT Health Investor Network, French start-up Wefight, announced that they have raised €1.8m to battle loneliness in chronic disease. Wefight are aiming...

UK Tick-borne Lyme disease cases may be higher than thought

New cases of tick-borne Lyme disease in the UK may be three times higher than previous estimates suggest. The finding suggest that new cases...

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