April 4, 2019
This Sunday 7th April is World Health Day, with the World Health Organization (WHO) setting out a theme on which the whole world can focus, campaign..
March 28, 2019
This month saw World Tuberculosis (TB) day on 24th March 2019. Most people hear the word TB and think of the ‘olden days’ and Jane Austen novels,..
March 21, 2019
Dementia is not actually a specific disease, but rather a term that describes the significant loss of cognitive functioning and intellectual..
March 14, 2019
March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in the UK, so we wanted to help charities raise awareness of this often frequently misdiagnosed condition...
March 7, 2019
It’s World Book Day today, where we celebrate the wonderful written word, and discuss our favorite pieces of literature. Children everywhere dress up..
February 28, 2019
On the Isabel healthcare blog, one of our main aims is to educate, inform and raise awareness about personal health, enabling people to understand..
February 21, 2019
Frequent urination (urinary frequency) is the need to pass urine many times during the day, or during the night where the term nocturia is used. ..
February 14, 2019
UK footballer Jonathan Walters hit the headlines recently when he bravely took to social media to tweet, not about his footwork skills on the pitch,..
January 31, 2019
January 21st-27th was cervical cancer prevention week in the UK, where charities everywhere try to educate and raise awareness of cervical cancer,..
January 24, 2019
Encephalitis is a rare, acute brain disease which affects around 1 in every 200,000 people each year. Anyone can contract encephalitis, but it is..
January 17, 2019
This disease, which shares many clinical features with similar spinal cord and brain conditions such as polio and Guillan-Barré syndrome, has had a..
January 10, 2019
January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month in the US, an important time to spread the word about the world’s 2nd leading cause of blindness..