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The end of the high street gym? Health mad Brits turn to online tech

Almost a third of UK adults use health apps every week,...

Surge in number of men calling support line for emotional help

Macmillan Cancer Support says increase in calls due to a...

State of UK’s wellness revealed… and there’s room for improvement

A new study into the nation’s wellbeing has revealed that...

The smart way to safeguard against Legionella in hospitals and healthcare

Not even healthcare organisations are exempt from...

The Third Era of health and social care

The Third Era group is a small network of academics, care...

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MEASURING NATIONAL WELLBEING: QUALITY OF LIFE IN THE UK, 2018

The Office for National Statistics releases its annual...

Mobile device usage increasing in healthcare, but patient use not being optimised, says Qmatic

New research highlights that while healthcare institutions...

84% of healthcare employees are looking for better physical and mental wellbeing workplace support

With a rise in workplace-related stress, illnesses and...

Case for more money for health and social care has been made, says NHS Confederation

Responding to the British Social Attitudes survey on...

State of UK’s wellness revealed… and there’s room for improvement

A new study into the nation’s wellbeing has revealed that...

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