Main Content

“2020health is an important and thoughtful contributor to the health debate”

Dr Sarah Wollaston MP, Chairman, Health Select Committee

 
 

October

AXA PPP Health Tech & You Press Notice Young want to be Generation Health Tech

Young people see technology as central in the future of healthcare.
20 per cent of 18-24 year olds would be willing to have a microchip detailing their full medical records implanted under their skin, so it can be accessed by a healthcare professional when needed, according to new research¹. read on Young want to be Generation Health Tech

Wired Insider Delivering a health kick to health care

Delivering a health kick to health care

AXA PPP Health Tech & You is the health tech partner of WIRED2015, WIRED's two-day flagship event that brings together hundreds of disrupters from around the world to discuss the ways in which technology is changing our lives. read on Delivering a health kick to health care

Spectator Health & 2020health Health podcast special: exploring obesity

Health podcast special: exploring obesity

Obesity is not as straightforward as it might seem, and there are many, wideranging reasons behind it. In this View from 22 special, Spectator Health editor Max Pemberton discusses Britain’s worsening obesity crisis – and what can be done about it – with Dr Sarah Jarvis, a GP and journalist, Dr Aaron Parkhurst, a medical anthropologist at University College London and Julia Manning, Chief Executive of 2020 Health.

How much of a role does gender and ethnicity play in obesity? Does where you live affect your weight? Are socioeconomic factors important, and have modern lifestyles made the issue worse? And is there any correlation between lower income households and obesity? read on Health podcast special: exploring obesity