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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

REVEALED: THE UK’S HEALTHIEST PROFESSION

24% of UK workers are active for less than an hour per...

TENS OF THOUSANDS OF MEN FEEL EMASCULATED BECAUSE OF CANCER, NEW RESEARCH SHOWS

*Macmillan Cancer Support launches joint campaign with the...

‘Stop launching life rafts and start fixing the ship’

In the final keynote address of day one at Confed17, Niall...

Confed17 opening speech by NHS Confederation chairman Stephen Dorrell

Stephen Dorrell, chairman of the NHS Confederation, gave...

Brexit Health Alliance to be voice of health sector as UK leaves EU​

As the UK moves into negotiations with the EU, a new...

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