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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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UK employees health and productivity

UK employees work some of the longest hours in Europe, but...

Expert comment on protection for NHS whistleblowing

Paula Kathrens, an employment specialist at law firm Blake...

Cancer Research UK responds to NICE proposal of £20M impact test

Cancer Research UK is urging NICE to reconsider proposals...

Dr Linda says

Dr Linda Patterson OBE FRCP I’m Linda Patterson and I...

Forgotten Children: Chancellor’s Social Care Budget fails seriously ill children

Children’s palliative care charity Together for Short...

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