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News : September 2010

Private Healthcare UK keeps you up to date with the latest news and developments in private treatment in the UK.

  • pills Moral judgement 'could be altered by antidepressants'Recent research has suggested that certain antidepressants could have additional effects on people's mentality. The study, conducted by scientists at the University of Cambridge's Behavioural and...
  • MACOM Compression Garments MACOM maternity support mitigates common problems of pregnancyAmong the list of physical changes that women experience during pregnancy, The Department of Health Pregnancy Book (2009) identifies common minor problems that are troublesome for a large number of...
  • The Rarer Cancers Foundation The Ageing Population – The Impact on Cancer Prevalence and CareThe Rarer Cancers Foundation are hosting a one day seminar exploring the needs of older people with cancer and the issue of ageism in cancer treatments. This conference is completely free of charge...
  • Health cash plan ACC Liverpool appoints MedicashLiverpool based Medicash has won a contract with ACC Liverpool for a company health cash plan. ACC Liverpool is the home of the Echo Arena and BT Convention Centre, employing 100 people.
  • Bupa Bupa launches £1 a week cash planBupa has launched Cash Plan Fundamentals; a cash plan for businesses, starting from £1 per employee, per week. It offers three levels of cover giving employers the option to cover different employees...
  • Westfield Health logo - sml Westfield in new partnership with Sheffield WednesdayWestfield Health and Sheffield Wednesday have a new partnership for the current season. The agreement names Westfield Health as the latest SWFC Platinum Partner and the club's exclusive healthcare...
  • flowers at a cemetery Pauper funerals a growing concernWith the average cost of a funeral increasing 42 per cent in the last three years alone, pauper's funerals have become increasingly common. Only recently, the family of Chris Sievey, creator of Frank...
  • Aetna Aetna expands Africa Health Plan optionsAetna Global Benefits has new health plan options to increase choice and flexibility for regionally mobile groups and individuals in Africa. The Executive Healthcare Plan now offers additional...
  • The Hospital Group - cosmetic surgery Cosmetic surgery provider urges surgery seekers to do their researchFollowing an industry report by The National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death (NCPOD), leading cosmetic surgery and weight loss managementprovider, The Hospital Group is urging...
  • Moorhouse Moorhouse launches MoorlifeWelsh broker Moorhouse has launched Moorlife to provide its general insurance clients with easy access to life insurance products. The new subsidiary, which has been formed in direct response to...
  • overweight kids UK is one of the most obese nations in the worldShocking research has revealed that the UK is a nation of overweight people, with many classed as dangerously overweight or morbidly obese. Figures from the Office for National Statistics show that...
  • fat cell New sculpting machine promises to freeze fat cellsA new machine has arrived in the UK which its makers claim can shrink love handles and wobbly bits by freezing fat cells. Using sculpting technology, its developers say it can reduce fat by 20 per...
  • Aviva Aviva sponsors National Theatre LiveAviva is sponsoring National Theatre Live in cinemas in the UK and worldwide. The sponsorship agreement will run for three years and helps the National's groundbreaking initiative to broadcast live...
  • Turn2us Almost half would rely on savings if forced to take sick leaveAlmost half (46%) of UK adults would dig into their savings to support themselves if they became ill and had to take long term sick leave.
  • Tesco logo Tesco Bank and Fortis enter travel insurance partnershipTesco Bank has entered into an agreement with Fortis to provide the underwriting, claims management and sales and service support to Tesco Bank's travel insurance customers.
  • Simplyhealth Simplyhealth supports Memory Walk 2010For the third year running, Simplyhealth is sponsoring Alzheimer's Society's biggest fundraising event - Memory Walk. During September, walkers will be putting their best foot forward in various...
  • Europe EU Financial supervision package keeps national supervisors in the front lineNew financial and insurance European supervisory authorities and a European systemic risk board keep national regulators at the fore whilst ensuring a common rulebook to prevent future economic...
  • Free Spirit - travel for treatment Travel insurance premiums are set to rise, says P J HaymanPeter Hayman of specialist travel insurance provider P J Hayman comments on how changes in the current travel insurance market could increase prices, “With the summer holidays now over, travel...
  • Sovereign Healthcare Young carers take time off to tee offA group of eight Kirklees young people have been practicing their putting and perfecting their swing at Bradford Golf Club. The rookie golfers, aged 11 to 19, took to the fairway during two hour-long...
  • Bupa logo Bupa Select now has moratorium underwritingTo provide companies with even greater flexibility and choice, Bupa has added a rolling moratorium underwriting option on Bupa Select (community rated). This new underwriting option offers t the...
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