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The role of community pharmacy

Michael Holden, chief executive of the National Pharmacy Association, writes about the role of community pharmacy in ‘living well for longer’. There is an enormous … Read more → – The role of community pharmacy

Updates on current projects from the Living Well for Longer roundtable

Helen Wolstenholme writes about a recent roundtable on Living Well for Longer Our stakeholders are, and always have been, fundamental to the Living Well for … Read more → – Updates on current projects from the Living Well for Longer roundtable

Call to action on health checks

Hundreds of lives could be saved each year if NHS health checks were offered throughout the country and taken up, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said … Read more → – Call to action on health checks

Local variation in avoidable death rates revealed

Local variations in early death rates have been revealed today by Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt to drive public awareness and boost council and NHS action … Read more → – Local variation in avoidable death rates revealed

Better support for cancer survivors

The growing number of people surviving cancer should for the first time be given comprehensive emotional and social care support, as well as medical treatment, … Read more → – Better support for cancer survivors