Opinion

Weighing up the facts about obesity

Sabrina Rafael, Analyst, ZPB Associates Obesity is a problem across both developed and developing nations. Over half of the population in many countries are overweight or obese, leading to a wide range of health and social costs. It is often asked, what is the single most important intervention to tackle obesity and to the dismay…

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Digital health: promise or hype?

By Isabella Taylor Team ZPB were lucky enough to spend their Valentine’s Day with the Cambridge Health Network (CHN) as it kicked off its spring programme for the ‘Digital Health Summit’. Hosted at Bloomberg’s London HQ, the Summit aimed to answer the question of whether digital health is ‘promise or hype’, to which the resounding response…

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NHSX – Has the NHS’s digital revolution arrived?

This week, the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, announced a new NHS body for digital, data and technology, NHSX. The aim of this new joint-venture between NHS England/Improvement and the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) is to work more closely with technology companies to improve IT in the…