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World Arthritis Day 2021

World Arthritis Day 2021

Raising awareness Every year on the 12th October, World Arthritis Day is marked.  One of the main reasons to try and raise awareness is that a high percentage of people suffering from the impact of Arthritis are undiagnosed.  So what are the main symptoms of...
Nobel Prize for Medicine 2021

Nobel Prize for Medicine 2021

Congratulations to David Julius (right) and Ardem Patapoutian (left) for winning the Nobel prize for Medicine 2021. “For their discoveries of receptors for temperature and touch” Discovering the protein responsible for heat perception David Julius at the...
Ophthalmology breakthrough

Ophthalmology breakthrough

RNA therapy shows promise to repair damaged retinas Macular degeneration is the leading cause of blindness in people over 60.  It impacts very large numbers of people throughout the world.  Currently there is no cure and damage caused will often be permanent. So news...
Organic food safety concerns

Organic food safety concerns

Organic food safety Accepted wisdom is that organic food is good for you and good for the environment. But do these claims stand up to scrutiny? Are many people aware of organic food safety concerns raised by food safety organizations? The “Good for you”...
Needle free blood glucose testing

Needle free blood glucose testing

A new needle free blood glucose testing system has been recently announced by researchers at the University of Newcastle, Australia.  Twenty years of research have gone into finding a way to accurately measure glucose in saliva. Typically the glucose levels are around...