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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

Unlawful copying of the medical records of 1.6 million NHS patients?

“A core part of Google” has been told it has no lawful...

Neglecting Public Health

The British Medical Association has warned that that the...

One in Eight in England Have Had Their Healthcare Data Breached

One in eight consumers in England (13 percent) have had...

Link health minimum funding level to GDP, says NHS Confederation

Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation,...

The great cyber attack

A massive cyber attack on the NHS began on Friday May...

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