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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

Improving Hospital Care

Barnsley Hospital is only the second in the country to...

Further industrial action as government refuses to address junior doctors contract concerns

The BMA has confirmed that junior doctors in England will...

The Cost of Decency – The NHS 5 Year Forward View

The NHS 5 Year Forward View was based on an assumption...

News from Nowhere – Your money or your data, ransomware

A significant number of NHS Trusts in England have been...

News from Nowhere – Change = Cuts? STPs?

Responding to hostile media reports about local...

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