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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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From The Blog

Confed17 opening speech by NHS Confederation chairman Stephen Dorrell

Stephen Dorrell, chairman of the NHS Confederation, gave...

Brexit Health Alliance to be voice of health sector as UK leaves EU​

As the UK moves into negotiations with the EU, a new...

Unhealthy employees costing British firms more than one month a year in lost productivity:

British employers are losing on average 27.5 days of...

The Queen’s Birthday: what’s her health secret?

Be an optimist A 2017 study in the American Journal of...

Half of unpaid carers are providing care out of guilt

75% of adults would feel guilty if they couldn’t provide...

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