Recently published data from the CDC show a spike in the number of...
- Is binge eating disorder primarily an American problem?
- CMV presents a serious concern in HIV+ persons
- NHS’s 70th year brings two projects powered by real-life data collection
- TripleCare to launch telemedicine services at Commonwealth Care of Roanoke facilities in Virginia
- NICE warns of overprescribing antibiotics for pulmonary disease
Is binge eating disorder primarily an American problem?
The burden of binge eating disorder (BED) is expected to grow in men and women, ages 13 years and older, between 2017 and 2027 in the seven major markets (7MM: US, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, UK, and Japan). GlobalData epidemiologists forecast an increase in the number of diagnosed prevalent cases, most notably in the US. Figure 1 presents the expected changes in the 7MM from 2017 to 2027.
Total prevalent cases of dry eye syndrome soar in China
Dry eye syndrome (DES), also known as keratoconjunctivitis sicca, is a common multifactorial condition of the eye caused by decreased tear production or an increased rate of tear film evaporation.
NHS’s 70th year brings two projects powered by real-life data collection
Two landmark initiatives announced by the National Health Service’s (NHS’s) EMIS Health coincide with the NHS’s 70th anniversary and are a big step forward in the modernisation of the healthcare system in the UK.
TripleCare to launch telemedicine services at Commonwealth Care of Roanoke facilities in Virginia
TripleCare is set to launch telemedicine based healthcare services in Commonwealth Care of Roanoke's (CCR) 12 facilities in Virginia, US.
NICE warns of overprescribing antibiotics for pulmonary disease
NICE has released a draft guidance to restrict antibiotic use in patients diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Air pollution and the risk of diabetes
Previous studies have shown that air pollution is associated with an increased risk of a number of non-communicable diseases such as cardiovascular disease, pulmonary disease, and kidney disease. Particulate matter (PM), also called particle pollution, is extremely small particles and liquid in the atmosphere.