July 25, 2019
This week on the Isabel Healthcare blog we’re tackling the confusing and often daunting world of the thyroid. A lot of us will probably have heard of..
July 18, 2019
The National Cancer Institute defines healthcare disparities as ‘differences in the incidence, prevalence, and mortality of a disease and the related..
July 11, 2019
At the end of June, Nixon Whatcott from Utah, USA, passed away after an 18 month fight against bone cancer. He was just 7 years old. Because of his..
July 4, 2019
Every month we try to highlight a monthly observance and raise awareness for a cause in the medical field. July is women with alopecia month in the..
June 27, 2019
June is “Speak about Aphasia Month” in the UK. Aphasia is defined as a longterm communication disability, most often associated with other primary..
June 20, 2019
Dysphagia is the medical term used to describe patients who have difficulty swallowing and is common, especially in the older generation, although it..
June 13, 2019
Summer is almost here! And with it’s arrival comes the annual search for the suncream bottle. While the message has got through to most of us about..
June 6, 2019
When people think of the liver, a lot of the time they think of alcohol, and the fact that too much drinking can damage your liver. This is indeed..
May 30, 2019
Cancer is the second leading cause of death globally, surpassed only by cardiovascular diseases. What’s more, around 80% of the people who get heart..
May 23, 2019
World IBD Day falls on May 19th each year, and is a time for countries around the world to get together and raise awareness for Inflammatory Bowel..
May 16, 2019
Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK takes place this week and is organized by the Mental Health Foundation. Each year an issue is selected and..
May 9, 2019
May 10th is World Lupus Day, when charities around the world aim to raise awareness of the often devastating impact this disease can have on the..