December 13, 2018
It’s no secret that the holidays can often be associated more with exhaustion than enjoyment. Presents to buy and wrap, relatives to visit, food to..
December 6, 2018
At Isabel we are always pushing for more research and independent studies into symptom checkers and their use. Isabel has been around since 2000, but..
November 29, 2018
November has been Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month (PCAM), where people all over the world raise awareness and promote research into this..
November 22, 2018
Appendicitis is an acute medical condition where the appendix becomes inflamed and can eventually burst. It requires urgent medical attention, and..
November 15, 2018
In a recent blog we covered psychiatric disorders which can occur during pregnancy, but there are also some psychiatric disorders which can occur..
November 8, 2018
A story currently doing the rounds on the web reports how Mark Givens, recently diagnosed with a brain tumor, lost his driving license due to..
November 1, 2018
Yesterday saw 31st October, a day when many choose to celebrate Halloween, dressing up in scary (and some not so scary) costumes and to do a round of..
October 26, 2018
It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a worldwide campaign helping to spread awareness, education and promote further research into the most common..
October 18, 2018
In a post from 2015, we reported how important the Internet had become, over the previous decade, in enabling health information to be available to..
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 20, 2018
Childhood Absence Epilepsy (CAE) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) have similar symptoms and are often incorrectly diagnosed in..