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Mental Health? There’s an app for that…

Posted on April 1st, 2015 by


Last week NHS England launched The Mental Health Apps Library, the first NHS endorsed service of its kind. The library contains a variety of online tools and resources to assist patients in improving mental health outcomes. It’s fantastic to see … Continue reading

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Italian Health Ministry’s concession that MMR causes autism is overturned

Posted on March 12th, 2015 by


It all began when Dr Wakefield published a paper in The Lancet suggesting that there may be a potential causal effect between the mumps, measles and rubella (MMR) vaccine and the onset of autism spectrum disorder in 12 children – … Continue reading

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Latest FDA Guidance on Low Risk / General Wellness Products

Posted on February 20th, 2015 by


This latest draft guidance on Low Risk General Wellness Products was produced to provide clarity to industry and FDA staff on the Center for Devices and Radiological Health’s compliance policy. It provides additional information on what are considered low risk … Continue reading

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Is Telehealth the Future for Prenatal Care? Guest blogger Dr Jason Collins shares his experiences.

Posted on January 16th, 2015 by


“Urgent, Urgent, Urgent” stated the e-mail from a mom in Switzerland. Her recent ultrasound documented a cord around the neck of her 32 week old baby. Reading about Pregnancy Institute’s (PI) research on Umbilical Cord Accidents (UCA), an ongoing PI … Continue reading

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3D Printing and Healthcare

Posted on January 9th, 2015 by


Another year over, and a new one just begun… What does the medDigital Blog have in store for you in 2015? We’ve been tweeting and blogging about countless technology and digital health news over the past few months, so we … Continue reading

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Let’s Encrypt – Delivering SSL/TLS Everywhere

Posted on November 20th, 2014 by


Scheduled to launch in Summer 2015, and sponsored by the EFF, Mozilla, Akamai and Cisco, Let’s Encrypt is a new certificate authority that is free, automated and open. The fact that it will be free is an obvious benefit. This … Continue reading

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