October 11, 2018
20 October is World Osteoporosis Day, calling for global action to help improve bone health and prevent fractures caused by this condition that, much..
September 27, 2018
Meningitis is a disease that can affect anyone, although it is most common in babies, children and young adults. The condition can be bacterial,..
September 13, 2018
Our blog this week is devoted to cardiovascular disease, or heart disease, to tie in with the new online ‘Heart Age Test’ recently launched by Public..
September 6, 2018
If you’ve been a long time subscriber to the Isabel blog, or followed our work from its beginnings in 1999, then you’ll know we’ve always had a..
August 30, 2018
Going to the doctor, or talking to a doctor in hospital, can bring about many anxieties. There is, of course, the original issue for which you are..
August 9, 2018
Blood Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM) takes place each September in countries around the world and is dedicated to raising awareness about what blood..
July 12, 2018
During July, Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month will see campaigns around the world dedicated to making us aware of the painful and sometimes..
June 14, 2018
Diabetes Week took place last week in the UK. Around the world charities and healthcare organisations are working hard throughout the year to..
June 7, 2018
Thursday 14th June sees World Blood Donor day, organised each year since 2004 by the World Health Organization (WHO). We last blogged about World..
May 10, 2018
Worldwide screening programmes for cervical cancer are one of the great success stories of modern medicine and have been responsible for a massive..
May 3, 2018
In recent years the subject of mental health has been gaining more and more publicity, as we start to become both more conscious of the effects..
April 12, 2018
Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) has been in the news a lot recently for different reasons. The American actress, Roseanne Barr recently..