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The end of the high street gym? Health mad Brits turn to online tech

Almost a third of UK adults use health apps every week,...

Surge in number of men calling support line for emotional help

Macmillan Cancer Support says increase in calls due to a...

State of UK’s wellness revealed… and there’s room for improvement

A new study into the nation’s wellbeing has revealed that...

The smart way to safeguard against Legionella in hospitals and healthcare

Not even healthcare organisations are exempt from...

The Third Era of health and social care

The Third Era group is a small network of academics, care...

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From The Blog

What people management practices can improve wellbeing? And how can we track and measure job quality in the UK? 

As the Good work report we launched today shows, improving...

NHS Confederation: Winter stats prove hospitals suffering because of insufficient out-of-hospital care

Responding to NHS England’s winter situation report, Niall...

Leading dementia charity calls on government to include condition in future Life Sciences plans

Alzheimer’s Research UK is asking the government to give...

Seven in ten Brits now use Google to self-diagnose and treat minor health issues

Three quarters of Brits have cured an ailment or illness...

Better patient journey management is the cure for long hospital waiting times, says Qmatic

Deployment of resources and appointment attendance can be...

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