From health to illness, diagnostics to treatment
Medical imagery provided by doctors, hospital departments, medical institutions and specialist image makers. Lifestyle imagery captured by acclaimed commercial photographers.
A day dedicated to educate and promote awareness of the condition and issues surrounding it. Often referred to as a ‘silent killer’, high blood pressure or hypertension means that your blood pressure is continually higher than the recommended level. Untreated, it increases your risk of a heart attack or stroke, blood pressure screening is the best way to know if you have this condition.
April 2015 saw the first legally approved HIV self-testing kit went on sale in the UK. The kit uses a small amount of blood from a finger prick sample to detect the presence of HIV antibodies, the results are shown in minutes. Due to developments in treatments available, HIV is now a manageable disease, early detection and treatment has major benefits. View our collection of HIV particles, the current testing and treatment of the disease.
Technology behind medical diagnostic imaging has developed in leaps and bounds, producing exquisite views of the interior of the human body in sickness and in health. The imagery is indispensable for the diagnoses and treatment of disease as well as furthering research into the way the body works. This is a small sample of a larger collection by Zephyr, featuring x-ray's, CT & MRI scans.