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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...

Stillbirths: Will independent NHS investigations mean a fairer outcome for parents?

The news that the Government is to invest more money to...

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From The Blog

How to avoid simply yet more talk on tackling inequalities in the run-up to the general election

The Young Foundation, led by CEO Baroness Glenys Thornton,...

Politicians must not duck NHS crisis in upcoming general election, says doctors’ leader

Responding to the news that the prime minister has called...

Too big to succeed? A bid worth £687m by a privately-led...

UK patients most sceptical about healthcare via AI and robotics

UK patients are the most sceptical in Europe, the Middle...

The Market works – or is it just unprofessional?

The NHS is involved in a standoff with many of its locum...

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