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Do you care? We must support carers to look after their own health and wellbeing

Sarah Benger, Senior Policy Analyst, Macmillan Cancer Support (@Mac_PolicyDept)macmillan.org.uk/carers There are more than 6.5 million carers across the UK, providing endless hours of care and … Read more → – Do you care? We must support carers to look after their own health and wellbeing

Investing in IPF research

  Dr Noel Snell, Director of Research, the British Lung Foundation  As a young clinician scientist with the Medical Research Council, I was part of … Read more → – Investing in IPF research

Stroke Association launches website ‘my stroke guide’

Power to the People By Kristina Barrick, My Stroke Guide Business Manager at the Stroke Association When you come out of hospital after a stroke, … Read more → – Stroke Association launches website ‘my stroke guide’

National Cholesterol Month

Jules Payne, Chief Executive, HEART UK –  The Cholesterol Charity, writes about The Great Cholesterol Challenge   October is HEART UK – The Cholesterol Charity’s National … Read more → – National Cholesterol Month

The Homeless Health Project

Joanna Boughtflower, Policy Intern at The Queen’s Nursing Institute, writes about a project that brings nurses working with homeless patients together. The majority of people … Read more → – The Homeless Health Project

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BBC News - Flu jab drive launched ahead of winter

Flu jab launched for four-year olds for the first time. Read more »BBC News - Flu jab drive launched ahead of winter