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Friday 18 October 2019
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UK AI first to help nearly half a million with chronic conditions

Thursday 17th October 2019
A digital social enterprise and four UK health charities are coming together to harness the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to create the UK’s first AI coaching tool of its kind to support long-term health conditions.
 
Reason Digital is teaming up with Parkinson’s UK, the Stroke Association, Muscular Dystrophy UK and the MS Society to develop the project, which is set to transform the way medical advice and information is...
Tue, 15 Oct 2019
This discovery allows new therapeutic options to be considered in the prevention and treatment of allergic asthma
Thu, 10 Oct 2019
Initial tests of the new National Record Locator service gave ambulance staff in pilot areas of the UK the ability to see whether someone they were treating had a mental health crisis plan, joining up services and helping patients get the best possible care
Mon, 7 Oct 2019
The largest study ever to look at why an expensive and commonly–used group of drugs fails some patients with Crohn’s disease has identified a genetic marker which could individualise drug treatment
Mon, 7 Oct 2019
The paper highlights the importance of an individual exercise plan for each patient, taking into account personal history, cancer treatment, response to exercise, and personal preferences
Thu, 3 Oct 2019
A new partnership between scientists at the University of Birmingham and Novo Nordisk aims to discover new treatments for people suffering from fatty liver disease
Tue, 1 Oct 2019
NHS Vale of York CCG rolls out evidence-based intervention technology to help reduce unplanned hospital care as nationally emergency care admissions reach 10-year high
Tue, 1 Oct 2019
This international collaboration of researchers used WGS to analyse tumours from patients who had been diagnosed as having triple negative breast cancers