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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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Be an everyday athlete, boost your life span by more than 3 years

Becoming an everyday athlete could boost life span by more...

Macmillan Cancer Support responds to new cancer survival rate figures

New one-year cancer survival rate figures for England out...

NHS Inpatient Survey 2015 results – areas remain a concern

The NHS Inpatient Survey 2015 results show small but vital...

Cancer Research UK welcomes new test added bowel cancer screening program

Public Health Minister, Jane Ellison, has confirmed today...

NSPCC calls for more mental health support of babies and young children in care

Today, the NSPCC launches its ‘Case for Change’ to...

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