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Today, we are marking half a decade as a Centre, and providing new research and guidance, with: A wayfinder report for policy officials – Wellbeing Evidence at the Heart of Policy updates the landmark Commission on Wellbeing and Policy with evidence-informed WISER priority…

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Most say the UK could be a world leader in research and development – but faces constraints on top talent Senior executives in life sciences see a positive future outside the European Union for the UK – if it exercises…

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The House of Lords Committee on Food, Poverty, Health and the Environment will this week take evidence from charities working to promote better public health, as well as the UK’s food and drinks manufacturing trade body, as it explores whether…

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Responding to The King’s Fund report Thinking Differently About Commissioning, Nick Ville, Director of Membership and Policy at the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare sector, said: “This report is welcome recognition of the increasing importance of collaboration, what…

The partnership will revolutionise digital access to primary healthcare for 1.1 million patients in the region, supporting the NHS Long Term Plan for digital transformation  Doctorlink has grown its national reach to 10 million patients following an agreement to provide its symptom…

Key findings A clear relationship between household income and emotional and behavioural difficulties. Children in lower income households were more likely to have high emotional and behavioural difficulties. A less clear link between household income and children’s depression. Analysis in The…

Leading medical technology firm – ANCON Medical – discusses the future of diagnosis and breath detection technology  Advancements in blood test technology in 2019 could mean that Alzheimer’s disease may be diagnosed from a blood test to detect levels of the protein…

We used the longitudinal survey data from Understanding Society between 2009 and 2017. We looked at the effect of wellbeing on teens’ A-level (equivalent) attainment at 18 years of age. In total, 681 boys and 785 girls are measured on…

It has recently been reported by the BBC that NHS England faces paying out £4.3bn in legal fees to settle outstanding claims for clinical negligence and that there has been an “unsustainable rise” in the cost of clinical negligence, with calls…

A growing body of research points to the beneficial effects that exposure to the natural world has on health, reducing stress and promoting healing. Now, policymakers, employers, and healthcare providers are increasingly considering the human need for nature in how…