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On Tuesday 29th October the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee will question academic experts to inform its inquiry into how science and technology can enable healthier living in old age. In the first session the committee will ask…

91% of people say that they regularly experience situations in which employees have failed to apply a flexible way of communicating 88% of customers make negative assumptions about an organisation as a result of poor staff behaviour In an age…

Study reveals the top 100 hospital cities worldwide, based on data relating to infrastructure in terms of medical workforce, education, quality of care, satisfaction, treatment efficiency, citizen accessibility, and more London is the best hospital city in the UK, with…

Use of social networking sites and the prevalence of anxiety and depression is on the rise worldwide. But, is there a connection between social media and mental health concerns?  How can social media impact mental health? With smartphones in the…

For immediate release: Monday 14 October 2019 Responding to the Queen’s Speech, Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare system, said: “If this Government is not to be defined by Brexit then it must…

Researchers at the Center for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto, led by Dr Etienne Sibille, are developing a new type of therapy that could reverse everyday memory lapses. GlobalData’s Pharmaceutical Technology reports: “Currently, there are a few types…

  Police figures obtained by the charity United Response show that fewer people are being charged or prosecuted for disability hate crimes despite ongoing increases in reports across England and Wales Not even 4% of all disability hate crimes investigated…

A special two-day event begins today at Snape Maltings as a group including national policy-makers and clinicians convenes to discuss how community singing and music groups can help make their services available on prescription. The event, titled ‘Singing on prescription:…

Responding to NHS Digital figures showing a fall in coverage for all routine childhood vaccinations in England1, BMA public health medicine committee chair, Dr Peter English, said: “Childhood immunisation remains the most effective way to prevent a range of life-threatening…

Responding to the legislative reform proposals published today by NHS England and Improvement, Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, said:“This is a good start – we need much more effective integration if we are to create a health…