Call for a new national stroke standard of care

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Stroke treatment in the UK is a postcode lottery, despite the development of groundbreaking new therapies

The NHS is failing stroke patients and society

Campaigners are pressuring the Department of Health for a national standard for stroke care

Stroke Association chief executive Juliet Bouverie warns of a crisis in the treatment and care of stroke patients

Connected tech is just the thing for the NHS

Doctor in a hospital

There are an extraordinary number of applications in healthcare for the internet of things which will eventually be at the heart of patient care delivery

The challenges of supplying personalised meds

Plastic gloves holding yellow pills

Personalised medicines that offer great hope to those suffering serious diseases have the potential to explode traditional pharmaceutical supply chains

5G is key to UK digital development

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Despite some disappointing 4G connections, the government is planning a 5G internet future as the launch pad for the UK’s digital economy

How technology is helping save the NHS

NHS staff

Technology may sometimes be perceived as a bitter pill, but it is the medicine that could yet save an ailing NHS

Should bosses enter the political arena?

Business leaders

Business leaders who get involved in politics by endorsing candidates or campaigns can, rightly or wrongly, influence their employees

World Heart Day promotes awareness of world’s biggest killer

Today is World Heart Day, an international campaign to inform people about cardiovascular diseases – the biggest cause of death – and promote preventative measures to reduce risk