My Experience with Isotretinoin

November 7, 2017 at 9:57 AM 0 comments

Katie Earl Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal Acknowledgements: The author would like to thank Dr Namita Jasani for her assistance proofreading this blog. MY TREATMENT with isotretinoin was a long time coming. Having suffered for many years with severe acne, and with antibiotics only making a small dent in the problemRead More

Interview with Almirall Global Marketing Dermatology Director About New Psoriasis Treatment

November 2, 2017 at 11:10 AM 0 comments

James Coker Senior Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal james.coker@emjreviews.com @EMJJamesCoker Disclosure: The European Medical Journal has engaged in business transactions with Almirall S.A. Members of the EMJ team were delighted to meet Mr Rajesh Gupta, the Global Marketing Dermatology Director of Almirall, S.A. (Barcelona, Spain), for an exclusive interview onRead More

Oh, Did We Mention We Were Finalists in October?

Oh, Did We Mention We Were Finalists in October?

October 31, 2017 at 12:02 PM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim  So, if you are reading this blog, you may or may not be aware that our social media is quite a fabulous place to find yourself… and that’s not just our opinion! EMJ was recently invited to the Essex Countywide BusinessRead More

COPD Nutrition: Underutilised and Undervalued!

October 27, 2017 at 12:10 PM 0 comments

Russell Winwood copdathlete@outlook.com Some of you may have read my EMJ blog titled ‘The Four Pillars of Living Well with COPD’, which was published last year. Since then, I have travelled to many places, talking to patients and respiratory professionals about how I manage my disease. What has become apparentRead More

The International Osteoporosis Foundation Continues Campaign to Raise Awareness of Osteoporosis

The International Osteoporosis Foundation Continues Campaign to Raise Awareness of Osteoporosis

October 26, 2017 at 10:12 AM 0 comments

James Coker Senior Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal james.coker@emjreviews.com @EMJJamesCoker To mark this year’s World Osteoporosis Day (WOD) on the 20th October 2017, the European Medical Journal spoke to the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) to discuss the campaigns that take place during this event and the work that the societyRead More

This October, EMJ Supports

This October, EMJ Supports

October 26, 2017 at 9:37 AM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim  This October, EMJ has proudly showcased its support for National Cholesterol Month, Stoptober, Wear it Pink, and World Psoriasis Day. Returning for its fifteenth year on October 20th was Breast Cancer Now’s annual Wear It Pink day. For one of theRead More

Spasmodic Dysphonia: Side Effects of Botox and the Impact on Quality of Life

Spasmodic Dysphonia: Side Effects of Botox and the Impact on Quality of Life

October 26, 2017 at 9:22 AM 0 comments

Julie Nevin Clinical Nurse Specialist in Palliative Care, BSc (Hons) King’s College London, London, UK Spasmodic dysphonia (SD) was described in 1871 as ‘nervous hoarseness’, known as ‘spastic dysphonia’.1 It was not until 1976 that it was acknowledged as SD, the common term used today.2 Despite the condition being recognisedRead More

Healthcare Reform: When Do We Need It and How?

October 18, 2017 at 4:06 PM 0 comments

Maxine Szramka Dr Maxine Szramka is a Rheumatologist in Sydney Australia. She blogs regularly at Dr Maxine Speaks10 and is a passionate advocate for the health and well-being of everyone in society, including the health care profession. The buzz on the streets across the world is the need for healthcareRead More

Who Inspires You?

October 16, 2017 at 2:58 PM 0 comments

Mark Wilkes Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal mark.wilkes@emjreviews.com Many of us look up to someone, whether it is for their achievements, skills, personality, or another reason. In a world of 7.5 billion people, in addition to countless historical figures, there is certainly no shortage of inspiration out there. As partRead More

How to Play an Important Role in Raising Awareness for Mesothelioma in Health Education Week

October 12, 2017 at 3:35 PM 0 comments

Virgil Anderson vanderson@mesothelioma.net Become Part of the Solution Blue is the colour of hope that brings a broader awareness to a rare cancer called mesothelioma. Each year in the USA, September 26th marks a nationally designated date on which blue is worn proudly by the masses, to bring increased awarenessRead More