As avid readers of the healthcare sector, we are always trying to keep up with the latest information and news pieces. In this article, we discuss some of our favourite healthcare blogs of 2019!
With new discoveries and exciting advances coming thick and fast, it’s never been more important to stay up to date with what’s happening in the ever-changing world of healthcare.
But there’s a wealth of information out there, from high-brow journals to lifestyle bloggers and everything in between, so how can you make sure you are getting the right information, at the right time?
Well, by checking out our three top healthcare blogs, of course! Here’s where we go to get everything we need to stay informed and keep one step ahead of the rest.
1) Evidently Cochrane
If you like your health-focused information evidence-based – and, let’s be serious, who doesn’t – Evidently Cochrane is your first port of call. Whilst the public health matters blog section doesn’t shy away from personal stories, it also features healthcare news backed up by hard stats. The social media platform is informative too!
Cochrane Reviews, which are systematic reviews of primary research in human health care and health care systems, is internationally recognised as the highest standard in evidence-based healthcare.
Aimed at patients, healthcare professionals, medical students, and researchers, this blog aims to make sure the wide range of reviews accessible to all, as well as prompt discussion and guest posts around the hot health industry topics of the day.
Think of it as your guide to the best of the best, without having to read all the journals yourself.
2) Med Tech Innovation
Every aspect of our lives is going through something of a digital revolution at the moment – and the healthcare industry is no exception. From wearable fitness trackers to remote monitoring, the 3D printing of replacement knee joints to new hospital finances software, med-tech is changing our response to health issues from the inside out.
To keep up to date with the UK and Ireland’s £27bn sector, we follow Med Tech Innovation’s news feed.
It’s coverage of the latest innovations in technology, materials, processes, digital health and R&D is second-to-none, making it an invaluable resource for designers, manufacturers, buyers and early adopters across the medical engineering and manufacturing community.
3) Forbes Healthcare
We all know that healthcare systems the world over face the same problem – caring for people who are living longer with more chronic healthcare conditions and mental health issues, all with dwindling resources. As we strive to find solutions, the lines between clinicians, researchers, health insurers and entrepreneurs are becoming blurred.
Doctors and medical professionals with ideas on how to improve patient care are working with business backers and health news sources to make them a reality. Scientists and tech companies are realising the value they offer each other and are working on new, innovating ways to disrupt the status quo while solving some of the systems’ biggest problems.
Forbes Healthcare tells the story of this rapidly transforming landscape through the eyes of the men and women who are driving its scientific breakthroughs and building its unorthodox business models.
As healthcare prepares itself for the fourth industrial revolution, or Industry 4.0, it is changing rapidly.
AI and machine learning are leading to new screening and public health opportunities all the time, and breakthroughs in areas such as gene and cell therapies could even mean we are witnessing the beginnings of the end of cancer.
Keeping up isn’t easy – but with our three top healthcare blogs, you can be confident that you are well informed of the sectors’ hot topics, both in the journals and the boardrooms.