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In the press, News

iPLATO rolls-out invitations for Our Future Health

7th October 2022

Upto 500,000 in Greater Manchester will receive patient communications from iPLATO via SMS text messages and push notifications in the myGP app, inviting people to join Our Future Health, which aims to be the UK’s largest research programme.

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GP services

Our myGP app aims to free-up over 58 million appointments per year

Last week the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) announced its vision for the future, aiming to end the standard 10-minute GP…

Happiness, Health

Let’s talk body image!

Recently, Mental Health Foundation chief executive Mark Rowland said: “Our survey indicates that millions of adults in the UK are struggling with conc…

Picture of man sneezing
Health

Sneeze o’ clock

As we have officially entered Spring, hay fever season has also come back to torment some of us. Hay fever is an allergy to pollen, normally from gras…

Happiness

Mamma mia…here we go again!

In some parts of the world, today, many families are coming together to celebrate Mother’s day. This a great opportunity for you to express your love…

Health

“Sorry…I can’t make it!”

How many quotes about how unpredictability have you heard or read throughout your life? “Hoping for the best, prepared for the worst, and unsurprised…

Health

Ovarian Cancer: What are the symptoms?

Ovarian cancer is the sixth most common cancer among women after breast and bowel cancers and over 7,300 women in the UK are diagnosed with this illne…

Food

Overcoming child obesity

Think about how many times you might have used the word ‘fat’ instead of using the word ‘obese’. Hmm exactly… This is because in today’s society, obes…

Health

Don’t worry – Be happy!

Don’t worry, stress is bad for you. Excellent advice in theory, hugely unhelpful in practice. Similar to much of the well-meaning advice we’re given f…

Technology

Ring, ring your doctor is calling…

It is no secret that most people’s interaction with the NHS is through their GP and while the overall public satisfaction with the NHS remains high, d…

Blog, Health

The Big C

Cancer. It’s a terrifying word that strikes fear into most people’s hearts, when even the smallest possibility rears its ugly head. I see it frequentl…

Flu Shot Image
Health

The Fast and the Flu-less

If you’ve been keeping up to date with the news this winter you’ve probably heard a lot about the flu. I’ve just looked at the BBC News website and th…

Happiness

New Year’s Resolutions Made Easy

Who’s made a New Year’s resolution this year? And who’s broken it already?  You’re not alone, studies show that 80% of people give up their resol…