5 March 2018 – 1 in 10 women of reproductive age in the UK suffer from endometriosis – that’s approximately 1.5 million women. This figure is comparable to the number of women living with diabetes in the UK. – It is thought 176 million women worldwide are living with the condition. – Endometriosis costs the … More Endometriosis Week: Know the signs and symptoms
February 14, 2018 If you think back to the last time you talked to your doctor, did you come away from the doctors office wondering what about half of what was said actually meant? If you think you heard a lot of medical “mumbo jumbo” then you are not alone. It’s a frequent problem – … More What on earth are comorbidities?
February 8, 2018 Who in HealthUnlocked makes the biggest impact to you? Everyday people come to HealthUnlocked to help other people, offer support and share their experiences. These people make HealthUnlocked what it is today and the reason so many of you turn to it so often. To recognise the difference these people make to … More HealthUnlocked Launch Member & Admin Awards
February 6 GirlTrek are a public health nonprofit for African-American women and girls in the United States. They encourage women to use walking as a practical first step to inspire healthy living, families, and communities. As women organize walking teams, they mobilize community members to support monthly advocacy efforts and lead a civil rights-inspired health … More GirlTrek: How one organisation is getting black women and girls walking
Some fantastic opportunities for people to ‘ask me anything’ to doctors and experts on a range of subjects have been announced on the HealthUnlocked network. The Ask Me Anythings (#AMAs) provide access to expert and clinical information outside of the traditional consulting room. The AMAs will be live Q&As for a whole hour and open … More New Ask Me Anythings on a range of subjects announced on the HealthUnlocked platform