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In Sickness and in Wealth – Unison event

Sir Michael Marmot in conversation with Professors Richard...

News from Nowhere February 1st 2016

Desperate times: The Guardian exposed new guidance about...

News from Nowhere January 2016

Missing the point An ancient document from the Adam Smith...

Designing Health Services for Patients with Complex Needs

Canadian medical anthropologist Dr. Leigh Hayden and...

News from Nowhere, November 2015.

Michael Meacher MP, who died earlier this year at the age...

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From The Blog

NHS: A long game comes to a close? (Or, look behind you!)

It had to come sooner or later, and it has come sooner....

Macmillan Cancer Support responds to national cancer waiting times

Responding to the cancer waiting times statistics for...

Information technology and the NHS – Here we go again?

The NHS has had an unhappy history in its relationships...

Staffing the NHS

Ensuring there are enough clinical staff with the right...

Crisis in Care: Homecare services at a four year low

Over half (51%) of homecare agencies in the UK provide a...

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