Could Alexa Save My Life? New Developments in Technology

Could Alexa Save My Life? New Developments in Technology

Scientists have recently discovered that Amazon Echo, Alexa and even smartphones could soon be used to identify cardiac arrests in its owners. How? An AI-powered tool which could be installed on smart phones and speakers could detect irregular gasps of breath (agonal...

Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer

Here are some facts about prostate cancer and some informative Prostate Cancer Awareness Videos to watch. Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. In the UK: ◾ Over 47,000 men are diagnosed with it every year. ◾ 11,000 men die from it every year. ◾ 1 in 8 men...

When the BBC came to film at First Aid for Life.

When the BBC came to film at First Aid for Life.

We were delighted to be contacted by BBC producer and broadcast journalist, John Henry Owen, wanting to film a demonstration of first aid to help someone who has been a victim of knife crime. The segment was being filmed for the BBC in media response to the spate of...

MailOnline

MailOnline

The Queen sparks concern after being photographed with a 'bruised' hand during her meeting with King Abdullah and Queen Rania of Jordan Queen hosted King Abdullah and Queen Rania of Jordan at Buckingham PalaceBut Twitter users noticed her left hand seemed bruised or...

Heart attacks and cardiac arrests and how to survive them

Heart attacks and cardiac arrests and how to survive them

In the UK there are over 200,000 hospital visits each year due to heart attacks: that’s 1 every 3 minutes. Surviving heart attacks However, the outlook for surviving heart attacks and recovery is improving. In the 1960’s more than 7 out of 10 heart attacks in the UK...

Could air pollution in your home be making you ill?

Could air pollution in your home be making you ill?

by emma | Nov 30, 2018 | Uncategorized | 0 comments Indoor pollution, what it is and why it is worse at this time of year  We all know to be wary of pollution outside of the home, but did you know that the air quality inside the home is even more important? We spend...