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  • National Smile Month 2018

    National Smile Month 2018

    At The Smart Clinics, London NationalSmileMonth is the UK’s largest and longest running campaign to promote good oral health.  The Smart Clinics are fully behind the campaign and supporting the drive to raise awareness of important oral health issues, thereby enhancing physical and mental health. National Smile Month In 2018, National Smile Month runs from… Read more →

  • Keep Safe in the Sun – Advice from Dr Martin Dace

    Keep Safe in the Sun – Advice from Dr Martin Dace

    Expert Health Advice with Dr Martin Dace, GP The May Bank Holiday 2018 has made history for being the hottest on record. Temperatures rose to over 28°C, smashing previous highest temperature for an early May Bank Holiday Monday of 23.6°C. Brits flocked to the coast, countryside and parks to enjoy the sun and warmth. After… Read more →

  • 90% Councils Cut Spend on Public Health

    90% Councils Cut Spend on Public Health

    Affecting Sexual Health, Smoking, Alcohol Abuse A Freedom of Information investigation by GP magazine Pulse has found that nine in 10 councils have cut their public health budgets for 2018/19. This follows major cuts from central government, which has reduced the public health grant for England by almost 10% (£531m) over a 4 year period – from 2015/16 to 2019/20…. Read more →

  • Daily Express: Hot Weather Health Warning with Dr Spira

    Daily Express: Hot Weather Health Warning with Dr Spira

    Expert Advice on Sun Exposure with Dr Michael Spira The Daily Express reported on the health implications of the heatwave that hit the UK last week in its feature: ‘Weather WARNING: This is how to avoid SUN POISONING on the hottest April 19 EVER’ After a particularly cold winter and spring, the promise of record… Read more →

  • The Smart Clinics CEO Update

    The Smart Clinics CEO Update

    Mike Parker, Chairman & CEO I am writing to you with some interesting ideas and information which you will hopefully find both of interest and useful. There is good news, following the bad news of a modest price increase. Membership Fees As the CEO of Smart Medical, I have the responsibility of ensuring that our fees… Read more →

  • £75m Research for Killer Prostate Cancer

    £75m Research for Killer Prostate Cancer

    A research programme into prostate cancer is hoped to identify better diagnosis and treatment for the disease, particularly targeting those at higher risk.  47,000 men a year  receive the devastating diagnosis of prostate cancer, a disease which kills over 11,000 every year – nearly 1 in 4. Prostate cancer tends to be detected when men… Read more →

  • Dental Survey Reveals What’s Important

    Dental Survey Reveals What’s Important

    The General Dental Council (GDC) Patient and Public Survey results have been published and show what patients said were important factors in their treatment at the dentists. Communication was seen as the a vitally important part of the overall experience – with hygiene/cleanliness and quality of care being key during treatment. The most important factors… Read more →

  • Research Into Meningitis B Vaccination For Teens

    Research Into Meningitis B Vaccination For Teens

    A large-scale trial is to explore whether immunising teenagers against meningitis B could protect them and other people. The NHS wants to test the benefits of vaccination on 24,000 teenagers in year 12. Two vaccines are being tested and a control group will also be included. Dr Matthew Snape, a consultant paediatrician at the Oxford… Read more →

  • Endometriosis Awareness Month

    Endometriosis Awareness Month

    March 2018 March is worldwide Endometriosis Month – a campaign which aims to raise awareness of a condition that affects an estimated 176 million women worldwide – 1 in 10 during their reproductive years. Endometriosis is a debilitating condition which can cause painful symptoms, causing a devastating effect on the quality of life of sufferers…. Read more →

  • NHS Weight-Loss Programme Shows Promise

    NHS Weight-Loss Programme Shows Promise

    A new NHS slimming programme could help Brits to lose half a stone each, after trials showed results beyond expectations. The programme consists of a series of classes on diet, exercise and cooking; which participants attend over a period of up to 9 months, plus personal trainers to help plan gym sessions or outdoor exercise…. Read more →