Healthcare Trends

At Blue Latitude Health, it’s imperative to our work that we stay on top of all the latest trends in healthcare. It’s also important that we let you know when we don’t buy into the latest thing – we’re not in the business of new for new’s sake.

Here you’ll find our honest commentary, articles, and resources around the trends that the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries are talking about.

My MS journey: one patient's search for innovation

Guest Blogger|18th April 2019

David Lazarus charts his journey from initial MS diagnosis in 1990 to his experience participating in innovative clinical trials, along with his advice for other patients.

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MIT reveals new pill to deliver insulin

Dina Patel|10th April 2019

A new MIT research project, sponsored by Novo Nordisk, is aiming to deliver insulin orally with a pill that releases medicine in the stomach lining. Dina Patel interviews the team and reveals the innovative engineering behind the pill. 

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The problem with the ‘recovery’ conversation in mental health

Loredana Gogoescu|4th April 2019

Account Executive Loredana Gogoescu discusses the impact our language can have on people experiencing mental illness, and asks if terms such as 'recovery' are appropriate. 

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'Fake news': battling misinformation in healthcare

Ford Stewart|28th March 2019

Account Executive Ford Stewart explores inaccurate reporting of healthcare innovations and the consequences of fake news for patients, healthcare professionals and the public.

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How Medisafe is using AI to improve patient adherence

Dina Patel|14th February 2019

Dina Patel speaks to Omri Shor, Co-Founder and CEO of Medisafe, to find out how his medication management app is tackling the problem of poor adherence.

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Downloadable Pack: Understanding Multiple Sclerosis

Blue Latitude Health, Guest Blogger|6th February 2019

Inside this downloadable pack, you’ll find a wealth of exclusive information on the way multiple sclerosis is commonly treated today. As well as areas of continuous improvement for the industry.

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Innovative approaches in the treatment of multiple sclerosis

Will Frostick|23rd January 2019

Senior Associate Consultant Will Frostick delves into the MS treatment landscape and explores some of the cutting-edge treatments on the horizon.

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Mobilising the public to combat the antimicrobial resistance crisis

Ford Stewart|11th January 2019

Antimicrobial resistance is one of the greatest threats to human health, according to the World Health Organisation. So why doesn’t the public seem bothered? BLH Account Executive Ford Stewart examines this issue and explores what we could do to spark behaviour change. 

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How movember is driving innovation in precision medicine and mens health

Natasha Cowan, Jack Reinsfield|1st November 2018

As part of our efforts to raise awareness this Movember, Blue Latitude Health spoke to Nadine Brew, Senior Manager, Biomedical Research at the Movember Foundation to find out how the organisation is staying at the forefront of innovation.

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Navigating the antibiotic resistance crisis

Natasha Cowan|25th October 2018

Blue Latitude Health speaks to Tara DeBoer, PhD, Postdoctoral Researcher and CEO of BioAmp Diagnostics to explore the antimicrobial resistance crisis, and learn how a simple tool could support physicians navigating this complex landscape.

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