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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...

Era 3 – A Better Care System; Design Principles and Assumptions

A “Vision” might be an overstatement but there has to be a...

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From The Blog

Cannabidiol Gummy Bears, frosty relations and NHS money worries

Not just an ordinary bear For the first time, plant-based...

Two thirds of people support a ‘soft’ opt-out organ donation system

A new survey by the British Medical Association has found...

How Can eLearning be Used in Social Care?

Tackling the issue of how best to keep on top of staff...

Politicians must show courage to support care reform and improve funding, says NHS Confederation

Responding to today’s (24 February) NHS Weekly Winter...

Satisfaction with life: The UK government’s bid to measure happiness

The UK government recently announced plans to “measure...

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