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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

Building healthy communities

Providers within the U.S. healthcare system continually...

Urgent action needed for people with a learning disability

To mark the five-year anniversary of the BBC documentary...

Food, work and health

Absenteeism and presenteeism* is costing UK employers up...

Deficit of small hospitals in England more than doubles in a year, EY research finds

The combined year end deficit of small hospitals in...

Evaluating the Q Initiative for UK Healthcare Quality Improvement

The Q initiative is led by the Health Foundation and...

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