What is Health Research?

Course Overview Have you ever wondered how doctors and nurses know what treatment or care to give? It’s only through health research that healthcare professionals find new and better ways of preventing, diagnosing and treating disease. Today’s research is tomorrow’s treatment. On this course, you […]

Nutrition and Disease Prevention

Course Overview Diet-related diseases and obesity levels are rising. On this course you will explore the relationship between diet and disease and the role diet plays in weight management. You will examine the latest research studies to consider how poor nutrition can lead to ill […]

Mouth Care Matters

Course Overview From dentists, health and social workers, to carers, many people are tasked with looking after the mouth health of people unable to undertake it themselves. On this course, you will learn the basics of good mouth health, including tooth decay, gum disease, and […]

Mental Health in Construction

Course Overview Construction has one of the worst rates of mental health issues of any industry. For example, in the UK low-skilled male manual workers are 3.7 times more likely to commit suicide than the national average. Mental health issues can be caused or exacerbated […]

MedTech: Trends and Product Design

Course Overview Major advances in technology are driving innovation in healthcare. On this course, you will explore the global landscape of medical device trends by looking at the past, present, and future of medical technology development. You will be introduced to the key factors driving […]