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The Echelon Health Blog. An informed view on the world of Personal Health Assessment.
Pancreatic cancer diagnosis in London - Echelon Health
Jul
01

Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis And Symptoms

By Echelon Health

Pancreatic cancer is the fifth leading cause of cancer-related deaths, with a one-year survival rate is just 20% and a 10-year survival rate of just 1%. This is due to a…

what is atherosclerosis - heart screening in London -Echelon Health
Jun
30

What Is Atherosclerosis? Heart screening in London

By Echelon Health

Our lives depend on our heart continuing to beat roughly 100,000 times a day. We all know it’s important to take care of our hearts. Unfortunately, coronary heart disease (CHD)…

brain tumour diagnosis and symptoms - Echelon Health
Jun
29

Brain Tumour Diagnosis and Symptoms

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The term brain tumour refers to a growth of cells in the brain that multiplies in an abnormal and uncontrolled way. However, technically speaking, there are many different types of…

CT scan for cancer detection - Echelon Health
Jun
23

The Benefits of a CT Scan for Cancer Detection

By Echelon Health

In the not-so-distant past, the diagnosis of cancer was seen as a death sentence. With a lack of treatment options, a poor understanding of the disease and underdeveloped imaging techniques,…

Cancer screening in London - How is cancer diagnosed? - Echelon Health
Jun
18

How is cancer diagnosed? Cancer screening in London

By Sophia Daly

Cancer is an abnormal growth of cells which proliferate in an uncontrolled way and, in some cases, metastasize (spread). There are hundreds of different types of cancer and most are…

what causes sciatica? Sciatica diagnosis in London - Echelon Health
Jun
16

What causes sciatica? Sciatica diagnosis in London

By Sophia Daly

Sciatica refers to a radiating pain along the sciatic nerves – the two longest nerves in the body  stretching from your lower back through your hips and down each leg….

EOS scan London - what is an EOS scan - Echelon Health
Jun
15

What is an EOS scan? EOS scan in London

By Sophia Daly

An EOS scanner is a very sophisticated CT scanner ideal for imaging the musculoskeletal system whilst the patient is in a weight-bearing position. This makes it fantastic for assessing conditions…

Jun
08

Why it’s the perfect time for a preventative health check

By Echelon Health

We find ourselves in the midst of a phase in our history that none of us expected to ever see. The Coronavirus pandemic has caused massive dislocation to so many…

Echelon Health - CT Scan Control Room - Preventative Health Assessment
Jun
08

It’s the perfect time for a Preventative Health Assessment

By Echelon Health

According to the Office of National Statistics (ONS), 8% of total deaths in the UK in 2018, equating to 50,000 deaths, were caused by diseases that would have been treatable…

Echelon Health Evergreen Membership
Jun
04

Evergreen Membership: Our monthly Health Assessment programme

By Echelon Health

As a world-leading provider of preventative Health Assessments, we are always innovating and always looking for ways to make our services better and more accessible. That is why, in addition…