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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, 30 Jul 2019
The funds from the MS Society and Parkinson’s UK will enable an all-new digital brain bank, ambitious virtual reality initiative, and new research projects
Mon, 29 Jul 2019
The discovery adds further evidence to support the prenatal sex steroid theory of autism first proposed 20 years ago
Mon, 29 Jul 2019
The CHMP’s positive opinion is based on results from four randomised, controlled Phase III trials that incorporate data from more than 714 patients with either LGS or Dravet syndrome, two forms of epilepsy with high morbidity and mortality rates
Fri, 26 Jul 2019
Gastric cancer in Europe affects approximately 130,000 people a year, and it is estimated that 40% of those patients will have metastatic disease; for those with advanced or metastatic disease the treatment options are limited and are often palliative
Fri, 26 Jul 2019
New research from the LEO Foundation Skin Immunology Research Center at the University of Copenhagen shows, surprisingly, that antibiotics inhibit cancer in the skin in patients with rare type of lymphoma
Thu, 25 Jul 2019
A simple finger-prick blood test could help prevent unnecessary prescribing of antibiotics for people with COPD
Thu, 25 Jul 2019
Australian researchers have successfully completed a human trial on a vaccine designed to eliminate the risk of a severe allergic reaction to European honeybee stings