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Virtual reality therapists join the NHS

NHS patients with mental health problems are to be treated by virtual reality therapists in a new project. Experts are embarking on a multi-million pound trial to see whether people with severe...
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Humans may have reached their peak, say scientists

New research suggests we may have reached our maximum limits for height, lifespan and physical performance. Humans may have peaked and climate change could be making things worse, scientists warn. New research suggests...

Stand Up For Ergonomics

It seems the health benefits of ergonomics are being touted everywhere these days.  Every keyboard, mouse, and desk accessory has to fit the bill.  Everything must be ergonomically designed and user-friendly. We...

The internet of gyms (IoG)

Gyms are a huge part of many people’s lives. To be exact, one in seven of us now possess a gym membership, amounting to 9.7 million gym members in the UK...
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It’s that time of the year again

It seems to be imprinted in our DNA that every January we vow to work off the Christmas excess by dieting and exercising. No sooner has the sound of jingle bells faded...

Fitness Tech Under £50

It’s early in the year and many of us are still trying to keep our New Year resolution to be fit and healthy. So without further ado here’s a list of...

3D Printing in Medical Science

For the everyday consumer, 3D printing is still a bit of mystery. Arguably the world’s most significant emerging technology, 3D printing is set to revolutionise a number of areas of everyday...

Top Fitness Apps

January can be a nightmare month if you’re looking to shed a few pounds. The Christmas hangover is revved into overdrive, with that extra slice of Christmas pud now a major...

Fitness bands- What’s on the Market?

It’s January, Boo! A month of penny-pinching and scraping frozen cars. But also, a month where we all glance down at our Christmas hangover-bellies, sigh, and think it’s probably time to...

Mobile Phone Injury

It always makes for an amusing story when someone tells you they’ve walked into a lamppost while texting or they've tripped over a kerb mid-tweet, but our smartphones are apparently to...

Deadline- The App that Predicts your Death

Apps claiming to make accurate assumptions as to the exact date of your untimely demise are commonplace on mobile app stores. The release of Deadline, however, brings something that might make...

Health goes social with European launch of ‘Instagram for Doctors’

Healthcare is the latest sector taking advantage of the smartphone craze. With the invention of ‘Figure 1’, GPs can share and comment on images of patients who they are struggling to...