Category: Health and Wellbeing

The UK’s successful vaccine roll-out has been hailed as ‘our way out’ of the COVID-19 crisis, but this is a simplistic view, warns UK COVID-19 rapid testing expert.  Andrew Wheeler, CEO of Katalyst Laboratories, a DHSC approved testing platform and…

Today at the World Trade Organization (WTO), U.S. Ambassador Katherine Tai released a statement announcing the Biden administration’s support of the TRIPS waiver of patents on COVID-19 vaccines. U.S. support of the TRIPS waiver during the pandemic is a remarkable…

Nursing has been named the most popular career change in the UK, with a particular uplift in searches made during the pandemic, new data shows. The research comes from eLearning provider DeltaNet International, who analysed a list of the top 50…

Think back 10 years to 2011. This was a year in which riots broke out across England, there was a royal wedding, the start of the Arab spring and when Game of Thrones first hit our screens. How were you…

A new video and audio calling technology has entered the UK market with the mission of eliminating loneliness among the elderly in health and social care – by promoting human connection through simplified social interaction. Accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic…

Global herd immunity is the only way to stop the pandemic. This would require 11 billion vaccines. But there is currently no plan on the table that would produce this number of vaccines, two experts warn. The only way to get…

High-level vaccine efficacy of 77% in African children achieve WHO-specified efficacy goal of 75% Vaccine, trialled in 450 children, shows favourable safety profile and was well-tolerated Vaccine candidate, R21/Matrix-M, has excellent potential for large-scale manufacturing and low-cost supply Researchers from…

Alzheimer’s Research UK said the dementia crisis cannot be ignored any longer after the Office of National Statistics confirmed that dementia and Alzheimer’s disease was the leading cause of death in England in March 2021. Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease claimed…

>>Listen to the 25-minute podcast – Music, making connections, and mental health: insights from Carer’s Music FundSince September 2019, Spirit of 2012’s Carers’ Music Fund projects have been engaging female carers across the UK in music activities with the aim of…

]Today we publish an update to our popular Places, spaces, people, and wellbeing with a new synthesis of case studies: Community hubs and green space: real-world evidence.  This new synthesis of practice-based case studies plugs some of the gaps in the evidence on how…

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