16 October 2018
Recent data shows that more than one-third of American adults, approximately 92 million people, used prescription opioids in 2015. More than 12% of these adults reported misusing them, with about...
3 September 2018
With Saudi Arabia recalling all of its medical residents by 31 August, Canada’s medical institutions are set to receive a huge blow.
10 August 2018
Last month, the UK announced that the national human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program will be extended in 2019 to adolescent boys ages 12 to 13.
3 July 2018
The National Health Service (NHS) has regularly been used as a political tool by both sides of the Brexit debate, with increased healthcare funding often touted as one potential benefit...
30 May 2018
Weather-related issues, such as damage to Puerto Rican drug manufacturing sites during Hurricane Maria last year, have played a role in bringing the issue of drug shortages to the public’s and...
13 April 2018
Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the US.
29 March 2018
The UK government and health insurers could learn valuable lessons from other countries, where national healthcare services are funded through statutory health insurance.
27 March 2018
Apple’s decision to provide healthcare services to its staff is another instance of large companies taking on roles that typically belong to the state.
15 February 2018
Pain management plays a crucial role in the perceived success of personalised therapies among many patients.
6 July 2017
Healthcare teams across the NHS have been seeking ways to accelerate their ability to deliver more personalised treatment to patients, while enhancing the quality of care through real-time diagnosis.