Blog topic: Health literacy

6

Jan

2021

Innovative Outcomes: delivering a fresh new approach to the wound care supply industry

Health literacy, Innovative Outcomes, Personal, Wound care

Wednesday 6th January 2021

The wound care industry has undergone a major transformation in the past 20 years. Back in 2000, the wound care industry was growing fast and yet was extremely under-served by specialist wound centers. As a…

24

Nov

2020

More action is needed to combat diabetes in children, says wound expert Dr. John Capotorto

Diabetes, Health literacy, In Your Hands podcast

Tuesday 24th November 2020

More needs to be done to encourage people to live healthier lifestyles as diabetes cases rise around the world, says Dr John Capotorto, an endocrinologist and co-founder of RestorixHealth, a wound healing centre.  Diabetes is…

10

Sep

2020

Technology is driving medical sector advances with far-reaching impacts

Health literacy, In Your Hands podcast

Thursday 10th September 2020

Technology is fuelling advances in medical sector innovation at an exponential rate and the implications for our society are likely to be profound and far-reaching. Drones, medical tourism and brain-based cognitive research are just three…

26

Aug

2020

Robot-assisted surgery

Health literacy, In Your Hands podcast

Wednesday 26th August 2020

The use of robotics in surgery has sometimes provoked a certain amount of controversy. Ever since the concept was introduced in the UK in 1990, people have been wary about the idea of involving anything…

27

Jul

2020

Patients: the unintended consequences

Health literacy

Monday 27th July 2020

Cancer patients have become the unintended casualties of the Covid-19 virus as the lockdown has caused crucial investigations and treatments to be shut down, causing an explosion of stage 3 and 4 cancers.  A huge…

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