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  • 16 October 2018

    Health systems need to limit opioid availability

    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...

  • 20 September 2018

    Where are the UK’s digital life insurers?

    A collaboration between Aviva, Tencent, and Hillhouse, Blue is another global example of an entirely digital life insurance proposition. Its launch should encourage UK providers to follow suit.

  • 7 September 2018

    STI cases are on the rise in the US

    Recent data from the Centers for Disease Control show that nearly 2.3 million cases of gonorrhoea, chlamydia, and syphilis were diagnosed in the US in 2017. Figure 1 presents the...

  • 28 August 2018

    Alarming rise of type 2 diabetes in UK children

    Type 2 diabetes is one of the most common non-communicable diseases and is an escalating public health problem globally. Worldwide, 8.8% of adults aged 20 to 79 are estimated to...