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Asthma: Young people in the UK ‘more likely to die’
It was “appalling” that young people were more likely to die from asthma in the UK than in other European countries.
Posted on February 20, 2019
Young people are at higher risk of having an asthma attack than any other age group living with the condition, the charity Asthma UK is warning
Findings from a poll of more than 10,000 people with asthma by Asthma UK, found that young adults are twice as likely as people over 60 to need emergency care for their condition.
Posted on January 23, 2019
Aseptika wins grant from Innovate UK to undertake a clinical trial with its child asthma solution
Aseptika has been awarded an Innovate UK grant to undertake an RCT of its asthma management solution for children who have moderate-to-severe asthma.
Posted on January 21, 2019
Activ8rlives⁴ Health+Wellbeing App by Aseptika achieves CE mark as a medical device
Activ8rlives4 Health+Wellbeing App by Aseptika achieves CE mark as a Class 1 medical device.
Posted on January 14, 2019
Weigh-ins and tips to help prevent piling on the pounds at Christmas
Millions around the world will be making their New Year’s resolutions on the 31st December — the chance to wipe the slate clean at the start of the calendar year is a powerful notion that crosses cultures. Yet for so many of us it ends in failure, often within a week or even 24 hours.
Posted on December 12, 2018
Latest Case Studies
SwansFan Clocks up 11 Gold Medals Walking with Activ8rlives
Ron aged 86-years young has been walking with an Activ8rlives BuddyBand activity tracker (accelerometer) since early September 2013. He has recently been awarded his eleventh Gold Medal for walking at least 10,000 steps a day for 1,925 days, which equates to about 80+ minutes of walking for Ron on each of those days. In during […]
Living Life Our Way Blood Pressure Review
Having tried out the Activ8rlives Blood Pressure and Heartrate monitor I found it to be a handy device that is quick and easy to set up and simple to use. It is genuinely useful, and is especially good for adults who need to monitor their blood pressure regularly, perhaps due to a previous health condition.
Maggie Johnson – an activated cardiac patient
"It has made me feel much more secure about my health, I can print out the data and take it to the next doctor’s appointment instead of having to remember how I’ve been feeling, it’s all there in black and white. I am sure that doing this programme will keep us all going for a lot longer.”
Colin getting control of his life back
“I want to be at the centre of my recovery, not being told what to do by a doctor all of the time", Colin said, who is living with incurable cancer.
Northamptonshire County Scouts World-Walk Adventure
In a World’s first for the Scouting movement, groups of Scouts walked in teams of 10 to Nyeri in Kenya – to the grave of Lord Baden-Powell, the founder of the Scout movement – without leaving the County.