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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

Nature scenes inspire at new Ipswich Macmillan cancer centre

Giant murals are bringing the outdoors to patients at the...

A&E crisis caused by lack of funding says NHS Confederation

Responding to today’s NHS performance figures from NHS...

What’s in the January sales for health and wellbeing seekers?

News from Nowhere has a commercial theme at the beginning...

Winter Solstice: VitalityHealth comments on the importance of sleep

As today is the Winter Solstice, Shaun Subel, Strategy...

Lords call for bold steps to build on UK’s science success

Bold steps are needed to ensure UK science has a prominent...

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