News Posts matching 'Activ8rlives'
Active+me is a programme that combines group exercise classes, health coaching, peer support, PAM (Patient Activation Measure) monitoring and teaching patients how to use Aseptika – Activ8rlives self-care monitoring technology to track their health and wellbeing. The data can also be reviewed remotely by health and care professionals, helping to identify deterioration in conditions more quickly than traditional methods of support.
Posted on March 12, 2019
Self-care: Councils helping people look after themselves
Active+ a collaboration between CCG, HDC, EAHSN, HCCNmand healthcare innovator Activ8rlives encourages cancer and cardiac rehabilitation patients to become active and involved in self-monitoring of their recovery.
Posted on March 11, 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
Being too fat or too thin ‘can cost four years of life’
Life expectancy for obese men and women was years shorter for people with a higher BMI.
Posted on October 31, 2018
Asthma+me self-care solution for children and young people with asthma, launched by Aseptika (Activ8rlives)
1.1 million children in the UK have Asthma. During 2015-2016, 21 children died from an asthma attack. It was reported that 19 of these deaths could have been prevented. For most children, their asthma can be well controlled through partnership with their GP and local asthma nurse. But for some children with moderate-to-severe asthma, careful […]
Posted on October 29, 2018
Weigh2GO programme helping the residents of Sandwell achieve and maintain a healthy weight using Activ8rlives smart scales and online application health portal
Healthy Sandwell’s Weigh2GO is the new self-monitoring weight management programme in Sandwell available for people who live or have a GP in Sandwell and are BMI 23 or above.
Posted on October 25, 2018
Asthmatics warned avoiding flu jab is like ‘playing Russian roulette’
Source: Denis Campbell Health policy editor, The Guardian, Wed 17 Oct 2018. Britain’s 5.4 million asthma sufferers are “playing Russian roulette with their life” if they do not have the flu jab before this winter, doctors are warning. Asthmatics need to get immunised because colds and flu are the main trigger for potential fatal flare-ups of the disease, […]
Posted on October 17, 2018
What are the top health and care innovations of the last 70 years? #NHS70innovations
Activ8rlives’ Active+ rehabilitation programmes for cardiac and cancer patients has been included in one of 70 innovations selected in celebration of 70 years of care and support by the NHS.
Posted on July 3, 2018
Exercise embedded as part of standard cancer care in Australia (COSA)
Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA Council) outlined three major recommendations for standard cancer care.
Posted on May 9, 2018
Aseptika and Zenzium Win Innovate UK funding to build Artificial Intelligence (AI) into Apps and Medical Wearables: supporting patients with respiratory disease
Aseptika and Zenzium have been awarded a grant from the UK’s innovation agency to develop a new home-based early warning system for people with severe respiratory disease. Artifical Intelligence (AI) will automatically analyse and learn from data generated by the patient at home, using easy-to-use medical monitors and wearables, which connect to Aseptika’s Activ8rlives App.
Posted on March 12, 2018