The battle rages on between medical professionals and smokers as they continue to develop newer – supposedly more effective – methods to help people to kick the habit. Government incentives and health warnings have done little so far to stop a substantial number of smokers from quitting, but a new vaccine currently in development could stop people from ever starting to smoke if they are immunised as teenagers.
With technology becoming more advanced and more affordable, online healthcare is a natural progression. But when diagnoses are being crowdsourced and people are relying on social media to tell them whether or not they need to see a doctor, are we taking it a bit too far?
Childhood obesity has now risen to 27% in the UK and studies have shown a direct correlation between eating habits early in life and a healthy diet as an adult. With that in mind, one would think that a 9-year-old girl who attempts to raise awareness regarding the nutritional value of her school dinners would be applauded rather than silenced.
Over 50% of people in the UK now own smartphones and current trends show that we are close to reaching a similar percentage in many European countries. With this in mind, the obvious move for any web-based company is to create a mobile site, specifically designed to be used on the go. At euroClinix, user experience is of paramount importance, which is why the mobile site has been developed and launched to make purchasing prescription medication as simple,...
Heart failure is one of the main causes of death within the UK, killing more than 191,000 people every year. The cost to the NHS of treating heart conditions is in excess of £30bn. At euroClinix, we have recently added a new range of medications, so that patients with high cholesterol and high blood pressure are able to obtain their necessary treatments online safely and securely.
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