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Edition 2 of Insight magazine published

Mar 30, 2015 12:53 BST National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network The second edition of Insight magazine - clinical research community news - is now available to view.

HSJ Clinical Research Impact Award 2015  - competition now open

Mar 26, 2015 15:29 GMT National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network The NIHR Clinical Research Network is sponsoring the Health Service Journal (HSJ) Clinical Research Impact award again this year.

Stroke survivor backs health drive by Vision Express & Stroke Association to mark World Stroke Day

Oct 27, 2014 11:44 GMT Vision Express Free blood pressure checks introduced in-store at selected Vision Express branches on 29 October 2014. A 73-year-old who had a mini-stroke detected during an eye test is backing a collaboration between Vision Express and the Stroke Association.

Dec 07, 2013 01:46 GMT XLWEB The UK Recovery Walk Charity has voted in Anne Marie Ward as its inaugural Chief Executive. The Charity, a UK-wide organisation set up to help people in addiction and in recovery, took the decision to appoint a Chief Executive following a period of strong growth to maintain consistency of leadership, and to provide and implement a clear strategic direction.

Jul 24, 2013 13:48 BST Timesulin The American Diabetes Association recently held their 73rd Scientific Sessions in Chicago, Illinois a few weeks ago. Timesulin CEO, John Sjolund, recaps noteworthy breakthroughs and advancements in diabetes management and technology.

Jul 10, 2013 13:58 BST Timesulin Technology is moving at a rapid pace, and the advances made in the last few years have dramatically changed the face of diabetes management. Through innovative web and phone apps, making sure an insulin dose is never missed and your diet is always followed has never been easier. Here are 4 Diabetes Apps That Will Change the Way Diabetes is Managed.

Oct 27, 2011 00:01 BST Meningitis Trust New research has revealed that children who survive meningococcal disease (a type of meningitis) may struggle with education.

Oct 11, 2011 11:56 BST Meningitis Trust Cases of deadly bacterial meningitis peaks during the winter months, national charity, the Meningitis Trust, is warning people to stay vigilant to the symptoms of meningitis.

Oct 07, 2011 10:38 BST Allergy UK ALK-Abello are one of Allergy UK's corporate partners, we are working together to give you the opportunity to take part in their house dust mite induced asthma study.

Researchers detect early stage pancreatic cancer with tumour marker and Endoscopic ultrasound

Aug 01, 2011 19:07 BST Pancreatic Cancer Action By screening high risk patients with a combination of the tumour marker serum CA 19-9 and an endoscopic ultrasound, researchers now believe that pancreatic cancer can be identified earlier and with greater accuracy than current methods of detection.