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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

Why Artificial Intelligence could form the building blocks of tomorrow’s digital healthcare agenda

It’s been a tough few weeks for the NHS, criticised over...

The future of care homes in the UK.?

Due to people beginning to live longer in Britain, their...

The midwifery crisis

For many midwives working on the front line, the latest...

UK healthcare system falls short in comparison to other G20 countries

Latest data analysis shows UK in bottom five for number of...

Leading dementia charity backs call to protect healthcare and research in Brexit talks

Alzheimer’s Research UK, the UK’s leading dementia...

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