UK’s leading reflux expert calls for more awareness around symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options for condition

UK’s leading reflux expert calls for more awareness around symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options for condition

20-30% of people in the UK suffer from gastro-oesophageal reflux symptoms. Everyone is aware that these can include acid heartburn and indigestion, but fewer know that the throat and lungs can also be affected causing a cough, sore throat, voice problems and even asthma and chest infections. These symptoms can...

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Healthy Lungs and Environmental Impact Event

Healthy Lungs and Environmental Impact Event

Meet experts on Air quality and discuss the effects on lung health at an event being held on 23rd May in Maida Vale, titled ‘Healthy Lungs and environmental Impact.’ The Public meeting, organized by the British Lung Foundation (BLF) Support Group ‘Breathe Easy Westminster’, encouraged by the European Lung Foundation...

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Prime Minister Theresa May visits Advance in West London, leading women’s  charity providing support to survivors of domestic abuse

Prime Minister Theresa May visits Advance in West London, leading women’s charity providing support to survivors of domestic abuse

The Rt Hon Theresa May MP, Prime Minister, visited women’s charity Advance this morning to discuss provision for women survivors of domestic abuse. This follows the government’s announcement on Monday 13th May 2019 to make the provision of services for survivors of domestic abuse such as accommodation-based support a legal duty...

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Bupa Cromwell Hospital launches exclusive working partnerships with  Book-a-Jet and the Athenaeum Hotel.

Bupa Cromwell Hospital launches exclusive working partnerships with Book-a-Jet and the Athenaeum Hotel.

One of London’s most prestigious private healthcare institutions Bupa Cromwell Hospital has today announced a new three-way partnership to further enhance its high-level service and exceptional standards of care. The Kensington-based hospital has teamed up with one of the UK’s leading independent private jet charter and management operators, BookaJet and...

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Chelsea and Westminster Hospital win award for gold-standard end of life care

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital win award for gold-standard end of life care

In recognition of the changes they’ve made to their end-of-life care programme, four wards in Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation trust received the Gold Standards Framework (GSF) Quality Hallmark Award. The award was designed as part of the GSF programme aimed at training frontline doctors and nurses on how...

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AI in healthcare: the rise of robotics in rehabilitation and surgery

AI in healthcare: the rise of robotics in rehabilitation and surgery

A data-driven future is on healthcare’s horizon with ninety percent of NHS jobs set to require digital skills in the next twenty years. Robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) could save 5.7m hours of GPs time across the country, according to a recent report led by Dr Eric Topol, Founder of...

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Inspiring the next-generation of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Inspiring the next-generation of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Statistics have shown the number of women working in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (WISE) industries is at a dismal twenty-five percent, according to the WISE Campaign. Whilst the gender-gap is on the gradual decrease, women remain underrepresented making up less than half of Science Professionals (43.2%). Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon...

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AI in healthcare

AI in healthcare

A data-driven future is on healthcare’s horizon with ninety percent of NHS jobs set to require digital skills in the next twenty years. Robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) could save 5.7m hours of GPs time across the country, according to a recent report led by Dr Eric Topol, Founder of...

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Five key things all hip replacement patients should be aware of

Five key things all hip replacement patients should be aware of

Annually, over 90,000 people in the UK require a hip replacement. The procedure has previously had a reputation for being a painful, major surgical operation with a long recovery period. In consequence, many people are anxious about the prospect of hip replacement, and the impact that it may have on...

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Breast cancer risk to 1.4 million Londoners

Breast cancer risk to 1.4 million Londoners

  One in four women in London don’t check their breasts and many would delay seeking help, even with symptoms Londoners report difficulties accessing medical help while others aren’t clear on symptoms Bupa and HCA UK launch specialist centres to give patients fast access to diagnosis and expert treatment for...

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