Making avoidable blindness a thing of the past

Social and economic ramifications of sight loss are too big to ignore, but an array of inspiring projects is helping to tackle one of the biggest healthcare battles of our time

People with skin disease deserve better

From long waiting times to a lack of trained professionals, it is high time that policymakers stood up to do more to help patients with skin conditions

The exciting potential of new skincare technology

From expansive artificial intelligence programming to nano-engineering, dermatology is at the cutting edge of the digital health revolution

Diagnosis is just the beginning of the battle

The UK lags behind other countries in getting the right treatments to rare disease patients, but promising developments are underway in a bid to help improve access

Ultra-rare disease diagnosis is an uphill battle

Incredibly uncommon and hard to diagnose and treat, how can we advance the treatment of ultra-rare diseases if there are still so many unknowns?

It’s time to make rare diseases a priority

‘If we embrace our genomic future, we stand to transform the prospects for diagnosis and treatment of rare and common diseases alike’

How early cancer diagnosis could make all the difference

Despite significant advances in treatment, late diagnosis results in needless deaths and the continuing scourge of cancer

Measuring patient experience in UK

Measuring patient experience in UK

How well does the UK diagnose and treat cancer – and is there a postcode lottery with regional variations in the quality of care?