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Food, work, stress- Image of fruit as part of a good sugar reduced diet

As news today suggests that a fifth of the world’s population will be obese by 2025, health initiative BHWA advises employers that they have the power to influence the obesity crisis and it’s in their best interests to act. According…

Digital health, data generation

Factors that influence when boys go through puberty could affect a man’s future risk of developing prostate cancer, a large study funded by World Cancer Research Fund has found[1]. For the first time, sexual maturation was assessed using genetic markers…

Ed Fletcher, CEO of the UK’s medical negligence and serious injury law firm, Fletchers Solicitors, argues that fixed fees will create an opportunity to improve care standards and bring the number of medical negligence claims down In 2014, the Government…

Diabetes UK campaign

On the eve of World Health Day (Thursday, April 7), Diabetes UK is calling on men of all ages to go online to find out their risk of Type 2 diabetes. The national charity is urging more men to use…

Hospital care

As news today suggests that a fifth of the world’s population will be obese by 2025, health initiative BHWA advises employers that they have the power to influence the obesity crisis and it’s in their best interests to act. According…

EU flag

The Labour Party and many on the left support the campaign to remain in Europe. There is a case for EU membership in terms of economics and security. Beyond any facts based position there is also something about social solidarity,…

barbara keeley

Barbara Keeley was a keynote speaker at SERTUC Pensioners Network Seminar: Crisis in Care and Caring on Tuesday 15 March 2016. This account reports the discussion she had with the SERTUC seminar’s participants. Janet Shapiro – Hornsey Pensioners Action Group…

nspcc

Tickets are now available for the NSPCC’s flagship child protection conference, How safe are our children? 2016.This is an opportunity for those working in health to come together with other professionals responsible for keeping children safe. Delegates, expert speakers and…