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Could how happy you are as an adult depend on what school you went to, and what teacher you had?

Extract from our guest blog …I and my colleagues...

HOW TO MEASURE YOUR WELLBEING IMPACT: NEW GUIDANCE

Today we share a new guide to help charities understand,...

Unhealthy employees now cost British firms six working weeks a year in lost productivity

  Study shows employees lose an average of 30.4* working...

NHS BOWEL SCOPE UPTAKE BOOSTED BY A FIFTH WHEN PATIENTS SENT REASSURING REMINDERS 

Bowel scope screening uptake increased by more than a...

Muddling along “Top dementia research charity calls on...

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STRINGENT WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT REDUCES NHS AGENCY STAFF BILL BY A FIFTH

The total bill for agency staff within NHS trusts in...

Intergenerational Mental Health Conference – how a whole-family approach can improve children’s health and wellbeing

Join professionals, academics and families at the 1st...

NHS Confederation response to King’s Fund analysis on public health spending

Responding to King’s Fund analysis which has found central...

New report: ‘traditional’ community hospitals could help to address today’s NHS challenges

A new report suggests that a more strategic role for...

“The social care shortfall is edging ever closer to a full blown crisis” – Nick Sanderson, CEO of Audley Retirement comments on Care Quality Commission report

Nick Sanderson, CEO, Audley Retirement Villages said: “The...

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