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You'll soon be able to access your NHS medical records on your smartphone

You'll soon be able to access your NHS medical records on your smartphone

By 13 November 2014

The National Health Service in the UK has confirmed that it wants to work with the new range of health apps that are sweeping across mobile phones by creating a kitemark that highlights those that it approves of. Those that qualify will then have access... >>

Facebook's new life-saving feature: Tell your friends you are an organ donor

Facebook's new life-saving feature: Tell your friends you are an organ donor

By 1 May 2012

Facebook has announced that you can now tell you friends, or the world, that you are an organ donor in the UK and the US via your Facebook Timeline. Talked up last week by Mark Zuckerberg, and announced on Tuesday, the new feature combats the problem... >>

NHS gives Wii Fit stamp of approval

NHS gives Wii Fit stamp of approval

By 27 October 2009

It's official, video games are good for you. The NHS says so. Well, one videogame, anyway. Nintendo's hyper-successful Wii Fit has been granted the health service's "Change4Life" logo. The scheme aims to try and get families to be healthy, and stop eating... >>

Fujitsu fired by NHS

Fujitsu fired by NHS

By 2 June 2008

The NHS has fired Fujitsu just 10 months into negotiations to start a 10-year project to put all NHS records on computer. The manufacturer had been contracted to work on a £896m 10-year installation of the new system in the south of England. This part... >>