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The end of the high street gym? Health mad Brits turn to online tech

Almost a third of UK adults use health apps every week,...

Surge in number of men calling support line for emotional help

Macmillan Cancer Support says increase in calls due to a...

State of UK’s wellness revealed… and there’s room for improvement

A new study into the nation’s wellbeing has revealed that...

The smart way to safeguard against Legionella in hospitals and healthcare

Not even healthcare organisations are exempt from...

The Third Era of health and social care

The Third Era group is a small network of academics, care...

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From The Blog

Brits admit they are ‘too busy’ to be healthy

Millions of Brits are ‘too busy’ to be healthy, a study...

BREAST CANCER DEATH RATE DOWN 10% IN JUST FIVE YEARS

Breast cancer mortality rates have fallen by 10% in five...

Researchers suggest the oceans may hold the key to a breakthrough cure for depression

   The oceans may hold the key to a breakthrough cure for...

WEIGHT WATCHERS STUDY IDENTIFIES WEIGHT LOSS RIPPLE EFFECT

 Weight Watchers has released the findings of a new study...

NHS reliance on agency healthcare workers related to staff wellbeing and patient experience of care

Report published today (31 January) by Picker and The...

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