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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

Think tank welcomes ‘common sense approach that will save lives this winter’

Responding to NHS England, Public Health England, the...

Now for some real politics

Now the Labour Party’s objectives for the NHS are clearer,...

Looking to the future, is it just too trendy?

After decades of short term funding, reactive policy...

Barnsley is pioneering a multi agency initiative to tackle poor mental health among children.

Mental health practitioners are being embedded in...

Global experts seek to end damaging dementia psychosis cycle

A new research report calls for a change in approach in...

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