Latest UK News – Sky News investigation: Medicine and nursing shortages top NHS no-deal Brexit fears | UK News

By Paul Kelso, health correspondent NHS hospitals are preparing for shortages of medicines and staff, and to cancel or postpone operations in the event of a no-deal Brexit, a Sky News review of preparations has found. Freedom of Information disclosures and board papers published by more than 130 acute trusts in England reveal one hospital […]

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100 Children Dead From Ebola in DRC

According to CNN, the Ebola outbreak has taken the lives of nearly one hundred children in the Democratic Republic of Congo since the outbreak first began last year. According to the charity Save the Children, the number of new cases of Ebola have doubled in the last month. A total of 97 children have died […]

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Ellen Quizzes Pharmacy Student with Messy Game

Carli Peace was previously on the show and left quite the impression after winning “Bucket o’ Dreams or Bucket o’ Ice Creams.” Ellen caught the student off guard again when she brought her down to play another game, called “Carli’s Cash-a-Pult,” which tested her knowledge of common pharmaceuticals. Carli risked getting messy… all for a […]

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How Healthcare Startups Are Changing The Healthcare Industry

According to Business Insider, “The healthcare industry is facing disruption due to accelerating technological innovation and growing demand for improved delivery of healthcare and lower costs.” The top five healthcare startups that are changing the healthcare industry are are AliveCor, Bay Labs, CorssCHx, Prognos, and Sensley. They plan on improving clinical operation workflows, cut costs, […]

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Viral URI

Dr. Hartl discusses viral upper respiratory tract infections. WARNING: This video is intended for people who have already received a diagnosis of viral upper respiratory tract infection. Please see your provider if you are unsure or have not been diagnosed with a viral upper respiratory tract infection.

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Low Blood Pressure Cut Fight Off Dementia

Late Onset Alzheimer’s Disease Senile Dementia. Symmetric Enlargement Of Cerebral Sulci Suggests That Cortical Gray Matter Is Affected. Axial Cut Away View. (Photo By BSIP/UIG Via Getty Images) (CNN)Intensive lowering of blood pressure, to a less than 120 mm Hg level, can have a measurable impact on mild cognitive impairment (MCI) — a well-established precursor […]

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CDC Warns Against Kissing Hedgehogs

According to Gizmodo.com, the CDC has announced that it is currently investigating a Salmonella outbreak that could potentially be tied to contact with hedgehogs. The CDC is advising against cuddling or kissing hedgehogs, even if you own one as a pet. Eleven people across eight states have all fallen ill after coming into contact with […]

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23andMe Has Competition

According to Business Insider, “Genetic testing will be a cornerstone of healthcare in 2019, but there’s a war brewing over how to harness your DNA data without harm. There are currently two ways to do the testing: a costly but complete genetic workup through a doctor or a cheaper at-home test like those sold by […]

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How to make sure your blood pressure meds are safe

The Food and Drug Administration posted information on its website listing the blood pressure medications recalled for containing carcinogens. Here’s what to watch out for. For more on this story: Do you like what you see? Subscribe to our YouTube channel: Like USA TODAY on Facebook: Follow USA TODAY on Twitter: [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” […]

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The Future Of Healthcare

The healthcare industry is facing disrupted. Mainly because of accelerated tech innovation and growing demand for improved, low cost healthcare. Tech startups are also seizing opportunities in areas the industry currently lacks. This includes genomics, pharmaceuticals, administration, clinical operations, and insurance. Regardless of their actions there is no question that technology is transforming how healthcare […]

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