Friday Five

Apps, Alzheimer’s and antimicrobial resistance – this week’s Friday Five

NHS to prescribe apps to children with depression Children as young as five will be able to get help for mild depression through apps on their smartphones after the NHS’s treatment advisers recommended the use of such devices in their care. Children will be able to access digital cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) through mobile phones and…

News

Helping pharma navigate the NHS

This is the first in a new series of videos we call ZPB Insights. In these videos we speak to healthcare leaders, experts and gurus about a range of hot topics. Up first is Dr Jonty Heaversedge, Medical Director for Primary Care and Digital Transformation (London) at NHS England, Chair of Southwark CCG and a…

Opinion

Bracing the cold: preparing for a winter run

In less than a month, four of ZPB’s bravest (and most foolhardy) will brace the cold for a 10k Winter Run to raise money for The Little Things, a student-led charity that provides vital medical equipment to underfunded hospitals in developing countries. We would appreciate your support. Here, our runners share their tips for exercising outdoors…