Being aware of the risk factors and taking preventative measures can greatly reduce the chances of becoming a victim of stroke
NHS eye examinations for children under the age of 16 are free and could prevent serious problems developing later in life
A healthy lifestyle, increased awareness, and more widespread vaccination and screening have great potential to reduce the risk and rate of cancer
How well does the UK diagnose and treat cancer – and is there a postcode lottery with regional variations in the quality of care?
Looking at a stroke patient’s journey as a continuum or pathway enables a better understanding of the condition from onset to rehabilitation and recovery
Patients are set to become active players in a technology revolution which could improve their health and revive the NHS
Off-the-shelf technology can be put to better use with bespoke integrated software as hospitals rethink efficient patient care
Advances in 3D-printing technology present the prospect of building a working heart from human tissue, as Lorena Tonarelli reports