consumer health

mHealth Strategy Top Tips

mHealth is a well-known industry buzzword these days, with both the clinical and commercial community looking to maximise the opportunities inherent in this fast-growing sector. Many different factors affect the likely commercial success of new mHealth offerings, and while some product development aspects of bringing a new app to market are the same as in…

World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day 2017

Everybody Counts   As we reflect on World AIDS Day, 36.7 million people have been diagnosed as HIV positive and the lives of countless others are indirectly affected. ‘Everybody Counts’ is the theme of an awareness campaign, led by WHO, which advocates access to safe and affordable medicines, including effective diagnostics. Early and accurate diagnosis…

World Diabetes Day 2017

As we reflect on World Diabetes Day and the highly complex global challenges the condition poses, it’s interesting to explore the role the diabetes community has played in revolutionising and democratising self-care; creating an inspiring blueprint for how we might manage other chronic conditions. The diabetes community has been pioneering in embracing the benefits of…