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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

Alcohol – are you over the limit?

69% of drivers are confused about the new general...

The Ryman Prize: enhancing the quality of life of older people

The Ryman Prize is a $250,000 annual award for the world’s...

Empowering people with incontinence to live independently

Study conducted in six European regions contributes to...

A uniquely detailed picture of current standards in acute hospital care for older people.

A new report from NHS Benchmarking, published on April...

Radian conference highlights the urgent need for housing associations and health, and care providers to work more closely for the wellbeing of the public

The ‘potential meltdown’ the NHS is suffering has been...

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