This May, EMJ Supports

This May, EMJ Supports

May 23, 2017 at 3:28 PM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim As May draws to a close, the European Medical Journal (EMJ) looks back at the awareness campaigns we have supported this month, including Make May Purple, World Ovarian Cancer Day, Sun Awareness Week, and World Lupus Day. Hosted by the StrokeRead More

Cheers to April!

Cheers to April!

May 9, 2017 at 3:41 PM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim Instead of dilly-dallying around looking at what May is yet to bring, this month we’ve decided to shake up our style and look back at how April went faster than James Bond can say “shaken, not stirred”.  With the Easter bunniesRead More

New Markers Predict Accelerated Diabetic Eye Disease!

May 9, 2017 at 8:49 AM 0 comments

Muthuswamy Balasubramanyam Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Madras Diabetes Research Foundation (MDRF); Dr Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre, Chennai, India baluglobaldiab@gmail.com Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is one of the late complications of diabetes and it usually affects people who have had diabetes for a considerable duration of time. New research fromRead More

Leprosy: A Disease That Still Exists

April 26, 2017 at 8:31 AM 0 comments

Fiona Graham Communications Officer, Lepra, Colchester, UK Correspondence to FionaG@lepra.org.uk If you think leprosy is a disease of the past, think again. Leprosy is still rife in the developing world and the poorest of communities overseas and is most prevalent in areas in which many live below the poverty lineRead More

Making Patients Number One: The Invisible Side of Healthcare

April 21, 2017 at 4:26 PM 0 comments

Priska Uusitalo Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal MENTAL HEALTHCARE within the UK and globally has come under increasing scrutiny. With mental health problems being the main cause of overall disease burdens, the second leading cause of disability worldwide, and a major contributor to suicide,1 there are calls for innovation inRead More

Spring Has Sprung!

April 18, 2017 at 9:50 AM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim Once, twice, a thousand times I’ve said it, and yet as a new month rolls around, you can pretty much predict that I’ll comment on how quickly time has flown by this year. It’s one of those very British things thatRead More

This March, EMJ Supports

This March, EMJ Supports

March 31, 2017 at 11:46 AM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim This March, EMJ has proudly showcased its support for an assortment of medical campaigns including: Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, World Kidney Day, Brain Awareness Week, and World Tuberculosis (TB) Day. Running throughout the month, Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month has focussed onRead More

Revolutionising Digital Healthcare within the National Health Service

March 31, 2017 at 11:41 AM 0 comments

Priska Uusitalo Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal The National Health Service  (NHS) in the UK is set to introduce major changes to the NHS Choices website in the following months, after an increased demand by patients for the website to be digitally revolutionised into a more easily accessible and usefulRead More

WIRED Health 2017: Innovation on a Global Scale

March 21, 2017 at 8:57 AM 0 comments

Katie Earl Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal One of the most exciting events for medical innovation in the UK, WIRED Health took place this year on 9th March with a packed agenda bursting with up-to-the-minute research. The topics spanned Genomics, Big Data, New Therapies, Life at the Extreme, and theRead More

March Madness

March 6, 2017 at 2:45 PM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim You blink once, and it’s the beginning of 2017. You blink again, and March is here, eagerly knocking on the door to announce its arrival after what feels like 3 seconds of 2017, let alone 3 months! As always, it’s allRead More