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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

Receptionists could put people off seeing their GP

FORTY PER CENT of people say that having to talk through...

Macmillan Cancer Support responds to Carers UK’s report Pressure Points

Responding to Carers UK’s report Pressure Points,...

The BMA – Ignominious defeat?

The BMA has called off the junior doctors strikes planned...

Research priorities need to be set in order to improve social work with adults

The adult social work sector in England needs to urgently...

The Machine Stops – Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust

The crash of the electronic pathology report system at...

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