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‘Aggressive’ blood pressure control helps beat dementia, study finds
New research supports the evidence that high blood pressure or hypertension, sometimes called the ‘silent killer’, is pointing to a lowered chance of developing mild cognitive impairment when they keep their blood pressure below 120mg. The author of the new research, Dr Walter Koroshetz, director of the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute of […]
Posted on August 15, 2019
Asthma+me – the App being trialled to help children manage severe asthma
A new Asthma+me App is being trialled at Sheffield Children’s Hospital to help children manage their severe asthma. A partnership between Sheffield Children’s and technology company Aseptika, the innovative trial uses the newly developed Asthma+me App to help patient and parents better manage severe asthma outside of the hospital. The App allows the patient and/or […]
Posted on August 12, 2019
Asthma+me innovative technology-enabled solution for paediatric asthma is shortlisted for Best Technological Innovation: Digital
The Medtech Insight Awards 2019 have shortlisted Aseptika’s Asthma+me solution in the category of ‘Best Technological Innovation: Digital’. Asthma+me has been co-designed with a Paediatrician at an NHS Trust (UK) to support transition from treatment in a specialist paediatric clinics to community care, with the initial focus on meeting the needs of children aged 6-12 […]
Posted on August 9, 2019
Aseptika wins big at West Midlands healthcare innovation awards
Local Cambridgeshire healthcare company, Aseptika Ltd (Activ8rlives) has been awarded the Digital or Artificial Intelligence Innovation of the Year Award at the Meridian Awards – A Celebration of Innovation, for its ground-breaking Active+me patient activation programme. The Active+me programme combines group exercise classes, health coaching, peer support, PAM (Patient Activation Measure) monitoring, with Aseptika – […]
Posted on August 5, 2019
Novel medical-grade wearable patent granted to Aseptika for BuddyWOTCH
Aseptika Ltd announces that the European Patent Office has granted a patent for its medical-grade wearable, for use by patients with severe cardiovascular and respiratory diseases (EU patent number 3197354).
Posted on July 24, 2019
Latest Case Studies
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.
How exercise can transform your life
I have previously written openly in this blog about my struggle with anxiety and the multitude of benefits running has had, both on my life in general, and on my mental health.
7 Miles – in 7 Days – in 7 Countries
One of the Activ8rlives regular walkers, has started an amazing Adventure and we are going to walk the route between her walks on Activ8rlives.
Dot Makes 4
As, you may already know, my husband and I are competing in a weight loss challenge, The Biggest Loser and I love my gadgets (my brothers and sister call me a geek!), so I'm very excited that I'm lucky enough to try out Activ8rlives' new Body Analyser Smart Scales :)
Getting Control of Hypertension
High blood pressure can affect anyone – young or old, super-fit athlete or inactive couch potato. There are, however, some common factors that will increase your risk of developing it.