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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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From The Blog

“The social care shortfall is edging ever closer to a full blown crisis” – commentary from Nick Sanderson, CEO, Audley Retirement Villages

Nick Sanderson, CEO, Audley Retirement Villages said: “The...

Nearly half of UK workers “are too busy to exercise” – It’s time for employers to step in and make a difference

Survey reveals that 46% of UK workers can’t fit exercise...

Charity Welcomes National Study that Could Show How to Protect Everyone from MenB Meningitis and Septicaemia

Meningococcal B infection has for decades been the largest...

World Cancer Day and the Movember Foundation join forces to support fight against cancer

New partnership helps fulfill goal of a cooperative...

Failure to integrate physical and mental healthcare in hospitals

The failure by general hospitals to integrate physical and...

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