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STATE OF THE UK’S WELLNESS REVEALED… AND THERE’S ROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT

On average, Brits spend over eight hours a week on ‘me...

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...

Era 3 – A Better Care System; Design Principles and Assumptions

A “Vision” might be an overstatement but there has to be a...

Online assessment helps people understand their risk of Colorectal Cancer

A free online ‘risk assessment’ from a leading U.S.-based...

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From The Blog

Looking to the future, is it just too trendy?

After decades of short term funding, reactive policy...

Barnsley is pioneering a multi agency initiative to tackle poor mental health among children.

Mental health practitioners are being embedded in...

Global experts seek to end damaging dementia psychosis cycle

A new research report calls for a change in approach in...

The Labour Party’s NHS policy

Labour promised much for the NHS at its’ recent...

Measurement really matters: academic perspecitve

Felicia Huppert, Director of the Wellbeing Institute at...

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