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Here are all the news you need to stay updated on relevant issues and developments within Danish healthcare.

New app helps young people quit smoking

September 30, 2015

A new app called XHALE from the Danish Cancer Society helps young people quit smoking by providing tips and advice from Danish celebrities.


Novo Nordisk receives FDA approval for insulin preparations

September 28, 2015

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approves the insulin preparations Tresiba and Ryzodeg by Danish pharmaceutical company, Novo Nordisk.

Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Computer identifies women at high risk of getting breast cancer

September 24, 2015

Danish researchers are currently working on a computer program with the aim to identify women at high risk of developing breast cancer.


Countdown for Hospital + Innovation Congress 2015

September 21, 2015

The countdown has started. In one month, the international Hospital + Innovation Congress kicks off. Register now and join the international health community at this exclusive event.

Bavarian Nordic receives major contract for Ebola vaccine

September 17, 2015

The Danish biopharmaceutical company, Bavarian Nordic, receives major contract from its Dutch partner, Janssen, as part of an advanced development of prime-boost Ebola vaccine regimen.

Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

Whole grains reduce the risk of cancer

September 15, 2015

New research from the Danish Cancer Society shows that whole grains reduce the risk of premature death and of dying from cancer.

Telemedicine helps pregnant women with complications

September 10, 2015

A new report on Clinically Integrated Home Monitoring (KIH) from Central Denmark Region concludes that telemedicine is a great success for pregnant women with complications.

Reports & Numbers E-Health

Innovative logistics solution saves time for hospital staff

September 07, 2015

Danish company, Systematic, has created a logistics solution to optimize workflow and ensure better utilization of equipment in hospitals in the North Denmark Region which will save time for hospital staff.

Service & Operational Solutions

World's first mobile hospital lab to help elderly

September 04, 2015

The world's first mobile hospital laboratory for examination and treatment of elderly citizens in their own home, is now a reality in Denmark.

Service & Operational Solutions

Linkage between diabetes and antibiotics

September 02, 2015

New Danish research shows that diabetics have been given more antibiotics in the years prior to diagnosis than healthy Danes.

Research Pharmaceuticals & Biotech