A new blood test pioneered by a team at King’s College, London, could be in use at the NHS within five years. Able to rule out or confirm a heart attack in just 20 minutes, the test could save the health service millions of pounds, every year.
This year’s global awareness event takes place on September 21. There are around 850,000 people in the UK living with the condition, and nearly 50M worldwide, making it one of the biggest challenges faced by sufferers, families, and medical services on the planet.Read More
Data analysis by the Royal College of Psychiatrists has revealed a “postcode lottery” scenario for people being referred to specialist mental health care. Worryingly, this information has been exposed at the same time as mental health referrals nationwide have increased by 12%.