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Fully reprogrammed virus offers new hope as cancer treatment

A cancer treatment that can completely destroy cancer...

What makes the places we live, work and socialise in better for our wellbeing?

Key findings Community hubs – Community hubs can...

Leading dementia charity backs call for national action plans to fight condition

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

The UK’s Unhealthy Eaters: Which regions have the worst dietary habits?

New research among more than 2,000 adults has examined the...

GPs call for better training to fight Europe’s obesity epidemic

Many say they lack the confidence to offer the best...

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Mobile device usage increasing in healthcare, but patient use not being optimised, says Qmatic

New research highlights that while healthcare institutions...

84% of healthcare employees are looking for better physical and mental wellbeing workplace support

With a rise in workplace-related stress, illnesses and...

Case for more money for health and social care has been made, says NHS Confederation

Responding to the British Social Attitudes survey on...

State of UK’s wellness revealed… and there’s room for improvement

A new study into the nation’s wellbeing has revealed that...

The smart way to safeguard against Legionella in hospitals and healthcare

Not even healthcare organisations are exempt from...

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