Tech developments saving more lives

Researchers are using technological advances to develop life-saving medical devices and procedures

Theranos: how one woman fooled Silicon Valley

With billions at stake, along with pride and reputation, business leaders must avoid the trap of making fraudulent claims

Humberside healthcare: from tech startups to top firms

World-class healthcare companies call the Humber home, while exciting new startups are moving in

The benefits of value-based healthcare

Happy patient with doctor

Moving from volume to value-based healthcare is not without its challenges, but puts patients’ wellbeing first

Unravelling the mystery of radiotherapy

Radiotherapy machine

Much misunderstanding remains around radiation therapy which is an important tool in the work of combating cancer

DNA-testing kits revolutionising skincare services

With the rise in affordable DNA-testing kits, the skincare industry is using the technology to offer a personalised skincare service

Medical wearables to help UK’s ageing population

Smart wearable monitors and implants can help the NHS cope with increasing demand from an ageing population and improve the patient experience

Electronic health records

Sharing electronic medical records can save lives and improve healthcare services while maintaining patient confidentiality, says Frank Hester, founder and chief executive of TPP