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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...

Stillbirths: Will independent NHS investigations mean a fairer outcome for parents?

The news that the Government is to invest more money to...

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From The Blog

New study shows strong link between increased social spending and better population health

Higher levels of social spending are strongly associated...

UK adults accepting mental health issues as the new norm as many do not seek help for stress, anxiety and depression

12 million UK adults suffered from stress, anxiety or...

ABPI support staying in the EU

The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry...

The need to “ carer proof ” healthcare decisions

This was the title of a recent editorial in the British...

Why comfort zones are the enemies of innovation

Some organisations, especially those that have been around...

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