Ecological medicine has always been concerned about the environment and its impact on our health. So I was curious to hear about a recent report by 37 international experts from the Wellcome Trust. These included Dr Walter Willett, professor of epidemiology and
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These days when you visit your doctor it’s more than likely that he or she will, while you’re there, estimate your risk of heart disease. This can be done at the click of a button using a method called Q Risk. It’s
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Alexander Fleming made perhaps the greatest medical discovery of all time in 1929 by discovered penicillin. But it was left to Howard Florey, a Professor of Pathology together with his assistant, Ernst Chain, to produce enough penicillin to treat the first person.
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Not more Technology, Mr Hancock Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, has unveiled his new plans for the NHS. He believes the answer to the problems plaguing the NHS is better technology and has made improving digital technology a major focus. He has claimed
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