The integrated holistic healthcare challenge

As part of my MA in Online Journalism at Birmingham City University, I’m exploring the business support and communication services healthcare practitioners will need if we are to make integrated, holistic healthcare accessible and affordable for all. This might sound like the type of elite healthcare only available to sports professionals.  Many will say it’s not possible to …

Read more

Enterprising ideas to visualise health

You know that feeling when several disparate experiences in your life experience suddenly join together and sing ‘a-ha’! to you in a moment of clarity?  Well, I had one of those moments this weekend – I now realise my obsession with data visualisation is far more serious and pervasive (but potentially helpful) than I previously thought! I’ve often thought how great …

Read more

Practitioners use TOG Gaitscan to assess foot function

If not properly controlled flat feet, or hyperpronation can cause a wide variety of chronic health problems.  Finding help to identify and resolve this problem is difficult, especially as it has only recently been linked to a genetic abnormality in the position of two bones in the foot. As we wake up to the fact that the shape of our …

Read more