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Up Close and Personal: How Wearable Technology Will Shape the Healthcare of Tomorrow

Up Close and Personal: How Wearable Technology Will Shape the Healthcare of Tomorrow

Callum July 22, 2015

Sal McKeown looks at how people are increasingly using smartphones and wearable technology to keep track of their health and vital signs… Prevention is better than the cure, or so the saying goes. For the

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Penny Pepper: Summer in the City

Penny Pepper: Summer in the City

Callum July 20, 2015

Penny waxes lyrical about the appeal of London when the mercury rises… There’s nothing quite like London in the summer the sunshine. This will be my 30th year as a resident of the capital,

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The Reading Room

The Reading Room

Callum July 17, 2015 1

The ongoing ‘national scandal’ over care for people with learning disabilities; the continuing battle concerning the DWP’s ‘death statistics’; how to talk about autism; and how a Segway was reborn as an ‘armless’ wheelchair… – This week saw the publication of

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Hot Wheels: The Making of the Carbon Black Wheelchair

Hot Wheels: The Making of the Carbon Black Wheelchair

Callum July 16, 2015

Chris Myant looks at how Andrew Slorance went about producing the wheelchair of his dreams, while ensuring all the necessary patents and protections were in place… When are Prada, Gucci and Armani going to apply their design talents to the wheelchair? Creating,

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