Healthcare

World Parkinson's Day: Exciting innovations offering hope

To mark World Parkinson's Day, April 11, we shine a light on this complex neurological condition affecting over 145,000 people in the UK — and over 10 million worldwide.

In a Heartbeat

When we think of heart and circulatory diseases (H&CD), we often don’t realise that it can affect younger people. However, every week in the UK, twelve families will experience the loss of a loved one under the age of 35…

Primary school exclusions on the rise in the UK: Exploring solutions

A study by Charity Chance UK has revealed concerning insights into the long-term impacts of children being excluded or suspended in primary school. 

New skincare science revealed in ITN Business’ latest film for Boots No7

A new film produced by ITN Business launches in UK cinemas today, 10th April, revealing fresh insights from Boots No7 scientists into the accumulative effect of the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays on our skin, and what we can do to…

10 signs you might have heart disease

Heart disease remains one of the leading causes of death globally. It claims millions of lives each year, often being referred to as a silent killer, because it can strike without warning.

World Autism Day: How can we embrace neurodiversity in the workplace?

Tuesday 2nd April marks World Autism Day, a day to celebrate the diverse experiences and unique perspectives of individuals on the autism spectrum.

World Happiness Report 2024: Which countries are the happiest?

The latest World Happiness Report has just been released, ranking the happiest countries in the world. Here's what we can learn from the list.

Health awareness days: Key dates for your 2024 calendar

With the start of spring, there comes a sense of renewal and rejuvenation, making it an ideal time to engage the public in discussions about health, wellness, and disease prevention. From brain related conditions to bowel cancer, April plays host…

Food reformulation: What is it and how can it improve our health?

In recent years, there’s been a growing emphasis on helping people to bridge the gap between dietary intakes and dietary recommendations, to combat the rising tide of diet-related diseases.

Becoming Allergy Aware

It is estimated that allergies affect the lives of up to 41 million people in the UK, with the World Health Organisation describing allergic disease as a ‘modern epidemic*. Anaphylaxis is a serious whole-body allergic reaction, which requires an immediate…