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Increasing numbers of people worldwide are suffering life-long disability and dying prematurely due to the ineffective treatment of people with multiple health conditions, a new report suggests. The report from the Academy of Medical Sciences, published today (00.01hrs BST 19 April 2018...Read more
As the Academy publishes a global policy report into multimorbidity, experts comment on some of the most important findings. Find out what you should know about people living with multiple serious illnesses and read ...Read more
We would like to see the UK Government commit to align with the EU Clinical Trials Regulation. UK research expertise was a driving force behind the new Clinical Trials Regulation, and as a Member State we fully agreed to it. Yet because it is now due to come into effect after we have left the EU...Read more
A blog by our President, Professor Sir Robert Lechler PMedSci As the NHS turns 70 this year there will be much discussion of past successes, concerns for the present, and hopes for the futureRead more
The Academy, together with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), recently held a one-day symposium on artificial intellingence and medical imaging. The co-Chairs...Read more
The global obesity epidemic is one of today’s biggest public health problems. Obesity in Asia, especially among children, is increasing at an alarming rate. In Malaysia alone, more than half of the population is overweight or obese. Obesity places a huge health burd...Read more