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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

Retirement aspirations rely on twin pillars of health and wealth

Workers in excellent health are more aware of the need to...

Daily Mail attacks private medicine

We are so used to the attacks on the NHS from the Daily...

The Great British Bake – too much sun vs not enough sun

At the time of writing Britain is basking in glorious...

“Cosmetic procedures subject to same regulation as ballpoint pens” – comment from legal expert

Ruth Powell, Clinical Negligence specialist at the law...

Mental Health Network welcomes commitment to mental health in Queen’s Speech

Responding to the Queen’s Speech, Mental Health...

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