New blood test offers ‘major breakthrough’ in cancer diagnosis

Hope of improving cure rates for 8 common cancers have been raised as researchers at Johns Hopkins…

Charity calls for action following alarming rise in pancreatic cancer in the UK

New statistics published by Pancreatic Cancer Action today reveal that in 2015, pancreatic cancer was 17%…

RedArc statistics show 30% increase in mental health referrals every January

Blue Monday (Monday 15 January) is recognised as the most miserable day of the year for…

Don’t forget managers on Blue Monday, says The Health Insurance Group

Blue Monday is the term coined to describe the day calculated to be the most depressing…

SMEs failing to provide DSE eyecare

New figures from Specsavers Corporate Eyecare suggest there is a lack compliance among SMEs with the…

UK Sarcoidosis Charity hopes to celebrate 20th Anniversary with new research & a possible cure

The UK’s only Sarcoidosis charity, SarcoidosisUK, is celebrating 20 years since its foundation with pioneering research…

Brits would choose new innovative stem cell treatment over joint replacements

In England and Wales there are approximately 160,000 total hip and knee replacement procedures performed each year, but…

New research offers hope of new treatments for lung and esophageal cancers

Researchers at Okayama University have reportedly discovered a potential new treatment for lung and esophageal cancer.…

Early test for acute kidney injury biomarkers could make intensive care treatment safer

Hospital clinicians have long been frustrated by the prospect of intensive care unit (ICU) patients developing…

One in 500 million – Tessa’s Mum shares her story of living with arhinia

Grainne Evans shares how her family have coped with beautiful daughter Tessa’s rare medical condition, and…