Articles by Reece Armstrong

Reece Armstrong is a reporter for Digital Health Age, Medical Plastics News, European Pharmaceutical Magazine and Med-Tech Innovation. He has a MA in Media & Journalism and a BA in Popular & Contemporary Music from Newcastle University. His interests include health, technology, videogames and he is a keen performer of live original music. He can be contacted at

Gestational Diabetes

NHS Digital aproves gestational diabetes app

An app developed to help women with gestational diabetes manage their condition has been recommended for use on the NHS Digital Tools Library. GDm-Health, developed by Drayson Technologies, is a direct patient-to-clinician blood glucose monitoring and management system. It gives clinicians real-time patient blood glucose results, helping them spend more time prioritising care to women….

Doc Appointment

Two NHS Trusts become first to use digital booking system

Two UK NHS Trusts and their associated GP practices have become the first in the country to implement a digital booking system for patient hospital appointments. Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and County Durham & Darlington NHS Foundation Trust have enabled patients to book hospital appointments electronically through the NHS e-Referral Service. The service…

Digital Stethoscope

Event – FT Digital Health Summit USA

On 12 October in New York, the third instalment of the FT Digital Health Summit USA will take place. The event brings together industry professionals to take a look at how patients, providers, payers, innovators, regulators and investors can work together to ensure that technology is consistent and effective in meeting the demands of patients and health…

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