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Improving the lives of people living with diabetes
17 Jun 2019
Regional Chair Europe
It is incredible when I think that nearly 100 years have passed since the discovery of insulin. Since then, insulin saved the lives of millions of people...
A day to act against obesity, “from blame to solution”
28 May 2019
Senior Director Government Affairs EMEA, Medtronic
Last 18 May was European Obesity Day (EOD). For me, this was a day to reflect, learn and discuss with patients, healthcare professionals and policymakers...
Leprosy: the forgotten disease
25 Jan 2019
CEO at Lepra
Leprosy is the oldest known disease to humanity, but it is also one of the least understood and accepted. Contrary to popular belief, it is also a disease that...
Want to rethink healthcare? Start with diabetes
3 Oct 2018
Director External Affairs, MedTech Europe
Diabetes is the healthcare challenge of our times – let’s make it a role model for a new kind of care We know that millions of Europeans are living with...
Dialysis at home: saving lives, preserving autonomy
7 Jun 2018
Juan Carlos Julian
Director General, Federación Nacional ALCER
Dialysis can be essential to the wellbeing of people living with kidney failure. However, many patients have concerns about the impact of regular dialysis on...