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The end of the high street gym? Health mad Brits turn to online tech

Almost a third of UK adults use health apps every week,...

Surge in number of men calling support line for emotional help

Macmillan Cancer Support says increase in calls due to a...

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...

The Third Era of health and social care

The Third Era group is a small network of academics, care...

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From The Blog

Cardiff scientists create world’s first synthetic, non-biologic vaccine 

The non-biologic influenza vaccine, which can be delivered...

Why is life expectancy in England and Wales ‘stalling’?

Several independent analyses, by both epidemiologists and...

NHS Staff Survey 2017 results

The results of NHS England’s latest Staff Survey 2017 are...

News from Nowhere

News from Nowhere and its regular update on UK public...

British ‘puts up’ with health symptoms and illness for more than five months before seeking help

The average adult ‘puts up’ with worrying or annoying...

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