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Could how happy you are as an adult depend on what school you went to, and what teacher you had?

Extract from our guest blog …I and my colleagues...

HOW TO MEASURE YOUR WELLBEING IMPACT: NEW GUIDANCE

Today we share a new guide to help charities understand,...

Unhealthy employees now cost British firms six working weeks a year in lost productivity

  Study shows employees lose an average of 30.4* working...

NHS BOWEL SCOPE UPTAKE BOOSTED BY A FIFTH WHEN PATIENTS SENT REASSURING REMINDERS 

Bowel scope screening uptake increased by more than a...

Muddling along “Top dementia research charity calls on...

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From The Blog

News from Nowhere – NHS health insurance and GP sellers market

Raiding the piggy banks The King’s Fund’s report into the...

Jamie Oliver gets long overdue recognition for public health role

Celebrity chef and health campaigner Jamie Oliver has been...

Nurses three times more likely to experience domestic abuse

Nurses are three times more likely to have experienced...

Market woes at Capita and in private healthcare

The News from Nowhere team pick up on some Capita woes,...

How speech recognition technology can reduce clinical documentation workload

The rise on rise of technology has triggered a fourth...

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