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Climate crisis, artificial intelligence, and vaccines top the list of 2019’s most discussed research From the increasing use of artificial intelligence to the climate emergency facing us all, many of this year’s most polarizing issues feature in the Altmetric Top…

Life expectancy is a key measure of our success as a society. It has roughly tripled over the course of human history, and we have become used to sustained, year-on-year increases – albeit with significant differences by socioeconomic status. The…

Responding to analysis of new data by the Nuffield Trust which shows that people born outside the UK account for almost a quarter of all staff working in hospitals and a fifth of all health and social care staff in the UK, Dr…

Charities, especially small- and medium-sized ones, want to measure what matters. But what does wellbeing look like in your context? And where do you start when it comes to measuring it? At the Centre we are committed to supporting voluntary…

Alzheimer’s Research UK welcomes the Conservatives’ pledge to double investment in dementia research as a ‘step in the right direction’. Dementia is the leading cause of death in the UK and costs the economy more than cancer and heart disease…

Health leaders across England have urged the incoming Government to address the critical issues that will improve and transform services for patients as they warn that a lack of staffing and failure to address the pensions crisis is putting care…

  Health leaders have warned that the persistent neglect of social care is damaging patient care across the NHS and risks not making the most of the government’s extra £20.5bn investment in the service. In a snap poll carried out…

  Alzheimer’s Research UK is calling on all political parties to drive forward efforts to find life-changing treatments for dementia – by urging them to commit just 1% of the annual cost of dementia on research in this general election.…

Almost half of the UK’s workplaces implement practises that inhibit staff empowerment and creative thinking ​75% of workplaces lack a positive work environment Time pressures (41%), unrealistic expectations (33%) and poor workplace culture (25%) named as the biggest preventers of…