Data protection laws must not block vital healthcare research

Data protection laws must not block vital healthcare researchSascha Marschang

Sascha Marschang, Policy Manager for Health Systems, European Public Health Alliance (EPHA) argues that proposed restrictions on using health data could prevent many hugely beneficial studies being conducted in Europe.New... Read more

Antibiotic resistance: alarm bells ring louder than ever

Antibiotic resistance: alarm bells ring louder than everChristophe Homer

Though international focus is turning to antimicrobial resistance and incentives are being provided for research into new drugs, there are many hurdles to be jumped before a blockbuster can be... Read more

Community vital in mHealth

Community vital in mHealthBrian Mondry

Though the numbers of health and fitness devices are increasing rapidly, empowering users to record and monitor their bodies, support from the wider community is vital to ensure adoption, growth... Read more

Crowdfunding to cure Black Bone Disease

Crowdfunding to cure Black Bone DiseaseSorsha Roberts

Black Bone Disease was the first genetic disease ever discovered over 100 years ago. Despite this, there is still no cure. Sorsha Roberts explains how the AKU Society, a patient... Read more