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The bulletin  released yesterday provides personal wellbeing data to a local authority level for the year ending March 2018. In our analysis of this data, we have identified for the first time how factors such as health, access to services, and crime…

  Research shows adding Abbott’s High Sensitive Troponin-I diagnostic test to doctors’ existing standard of care can help more accurately determine a person’s chances of a heart attack or other cardiac event potentially months to years in advance Physicians now…

  TUC Congress House, 23-28 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS The LESE Pensioners’ Network 2019 Seminar will have guest speakers and Q&A sessions on loneliness and isolation in older age. Much of this is not understood, especially outside of the older…

  Regular use of aspirin could help in the treatment of some cancers, finds a new review of 71 medical studies. The systematic review, which looked at the survival of 120,000 patients with cancer who took aspirin, compared with 400,000…

        Responding to the Skills for Care report ‘The state of the adult social care sector and workforce in England’, Danny Mortimer, co-convenor of the Cavendish Coalition, said: “This timely report from Cavendish Coalition members Skills for…

Alzheimer’s Research UK, one of the top dementia research funders in the world, is calling on the UK government to adopt a bold new action plan to bring about a life-changing dementia treatment and improve the lives of people with…

    A new charity, Versus Arthritis, has been unveiled today following the merger of two of the UK’s largest arthritis charities, Arthritis Research UK and Arthritis Care. The organisation, its name and visual identity have been created to demand…

Priority should be social care, says NHS Employers in response to migration report Responding to the Migration Advisory Committee’s report on the impact of EEA migration on the UK labour market, Danny Mortimer, chief executive of NHS Employers, said: “We…

The Third Era Project is led by Steve Iliffe and Richard Bourne, bringing together a diverse group exploring progressive answers about how our care system should develop. It is based on the idea that the second era of the NHS…