Trio’s pioneering silicone ostomy product wins prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise

A life changing silicone adhesive that prevents abdominal stomas from leaking and provides a range of benefits for patients and healthcare professionals, has been awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise. Lloyd Pearce, Managing Director, Trio Privately-owned Trio Healthcare was presented the award under the Innovation category for its breakthrough patented silicone technology, which is […]

HBP researchers develop new tool to examine role of genes in disease-relevant brain regions

A new tool from the HBP helps to investigate the role of genes in disease-relevant brain areas Elucidating the way from genes to cognition requires detailed insight into how anatomical areas with specific gene activities contribute to brain function and dysfunction. Up to now, the scientific community has developed many separate brain atlases for different […]

Acclarent introduces real-time, 3D navigation system for ENT procedures

First cases completed with TruDi Navigation System that allows ENT real-time navigation in the O.R. and surgeon office Acclarent, Inc., part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies and a leader in developing minimally-invasive Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) technologies, today announced the U.S. commercial launch of TruDi, a real-time, three-dimensional (3D) navigation system […]

Italy’s prestigious Veneto Institute of Oncology acquires MILabs’ latest VECTor5CT system

The Istituto Oncologico Veneto (IOV) has acquired MILabs’ latest generation VECTor5CT as a key imaging tool to support its translational oncology mission, entrusted by the Italian Ministry of Health and the Organization of the European Cancer Institutes. Due to its high-resolution imaging capabilities, MILabs’ preclinical Versatile Emission Computed Tomography system (“VECTor”) is very well suited […]

Health Tip: Keep Your Breath Fresher

— Bad breath affects more than 40 million Americans, the American Dental Hygienists’ Association says. Routine dental cleanings can help limit buildup of plaque, which can reduce bad breath. The association suggests these additional bad-breath preventives: Rinse your mouth with water after eating. Chew sugarless gum to stimulate flow of saliva — nature’s own cleanser. […]

Inhealthcare teams up with MSKassist to combat problems related to obesity and aging

Inhealthcare has joined forces with MSKassist, a new app to help doctors and physiotherapists combat the growing problems associated with obesity, physical inactivity and an ageing UK population. chief executive Bryn Sage Musculoskeletal conditions affecting bones, joints, muscles and the spine cost the NHS an estimated £5 billion and result in more than 100 million […]