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How pharma companies get ahead of rapid digital change

Innovations coming from outside the traditional healthcare...

NSPCC’s flagship child protection conference, How safe are our children?

Tickets are now available for the NSPCC’s flagship child...

Are robots an answer to loneliness and memory loss?

In this talk, Prof. Kathy Murphy and Prof. Dympna Casey...

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...

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From The Blog

Fighting for the NHS’s moral life

This is the arresting title of a piece by Glasgow General...

Further reflections on hospital inpatient experiences

In September last year I commented on my experience as a...

UK NURSING SECTOR STUCK IN 19TH CENTURY: GENDER INEQUALITY IN SENIOR POSITIONS AS STRONG AS WHEN NIGHTINGALE WAS ALIVE

Nearly a quarter of female nurses say employer attitudes...

BECOMING AN ‘EVERYDAY ATHLETE’ COULD BOOST LIFE SPAN BY MORE THAN THREE YEARS

People can improve their life expectancy by more than...

MACMILLAN CANCER SUPPORT RESPONDS TO NEW FIGURES ON CANCER SURVIVAL RATES

New one-year cancer survival rate figures for England out...

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