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A new survey by Cleveland Clinic in the United States reveals a disconnect between the sexes when it comes to staying on top of their health. In two online surveys among approximately 2,000 U.S. men and women 18 years or…

Responding to Simon Stevens’ keynote address at Expo 2018, Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, said: “The recognition from Simon Stevens that the NHS can no longer ‘go it alone’ is welcome news. “There are real opportunities presented…

 As an increasingly resource-strapped NHS faces further pressures to manage demands resulting from an ever-aging UK population, the importance of enabling safe transition back home from hospital for the elderly has never been greater. For both patients – particularly those…

●    More than a third of hospitals in London are in areas where air pollution is ‘likely to rise above legal levels’ ●    University College Hospital in Fitzrovia and Marylebone-based Western Eye Hospital are surrounded by the most…

 This week’s guest blog is from Larissa Pople, Senior Researcher at The Children’s Society, on their latest Good Childhood Report, published this week. It is their annual digest of the latest trends, statistics and findings relating to children’s self-reported wellbeing…

Our care system is close to breaking down and debates about greater levels of funding are being accompanied by the start of some discussions about what else needs to be done.  On the progressive wing, once the shouting from the…

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Wholly Owned Companies: When Lying is institutionalised There is something rotten in our NHS when hundreds of Directors and senior managers are prepared to mislead their staff and the public so they can get the benefit of tax advantages that…

fitness and activity

– Almost two thirds admit to providing amateur fitness advice to friends and family – – Workplaces up and down the country are most susceptible to this kind of unsound advice – – 68% of women admit they have given…

You can’t eat food after the “Best before” date.  This is not true! The best before date is a confusing little date, that tells you when you a recommended date that the food you have will be at its absolute…

Ahead of next week’s publication of the evidence review on Family, Outdoor Recreation and Wellbeing we gain an insight from Jenifer White from Historic England on the historic and cultural importance of public parks, the benefits to mental health and…