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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

A paperless NHS?

Nearly half of NHS IT decision makers worry about meeting...

Improving outcomes for older patients with technology

Technology will play an increasingly important role in...

Fighting for the NHS’s moral life

This is the arresting title of a piece by Glasgow General...

Further reflections on hospital inpatient experiences

In September last year I commented on my experience as a...

Gender inequality in UK nursing stuck in 19th century

UK NURSING SECTOR STUCK IN 19TH CENTURY: GENDER INEQUALITY...

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