Tag Archives: child health

Rafi-Tone – A free NHS App for young inhaler users

Rafi-Tone

Non sponsored post, Rafi-Tone I was recently sent an email about Rafi-Tone, a gamification app developed in the UK that helps children overcome the distress associated with asthma treatment. The registered medical device can be downloaded for free, the app supports good inhaler technique which is especially crucial during the Covid-19 outbreak. A newly validated …

Childhood Obesity – Could schools be doing more?

Boy in playground

This is a collaborative post to highlight research conducted by ESP on childhood obesity. With over 1,000 children being referred to hospital as a result of obesity, and 1 in 3 children between the ages of 2 and 10 being overweight, these figures are truly alarming. Regardless of who is to blame, schools are being encouraged to increase …