New year, new you – why Dry January is taking off

People taking part in Dry January report immediate physical, psychological and emotional benefits, according to the first qualitative study of the popular alcohol abstinence...

New North Manchester community neuro rehabilitation service is launched

A NEW community neuro rehabilitation team has been launched to deliver a service to North Manchester residents. Funded by Manchester Healthcare Commissioning Team, the service...

Study finds depression in millennials on the rise

New research, conducted by the University of Liverpool and University College London, has found that young people today are more likely to...

More local food purchasing and less waste during lockdown

The country saw a  move towards more ‘local’ food purchasing behaviour and people reported wasting or throwing away food less often according to a...

Liver cancer deaths climb by around 50% in the last decade

Liver cancer death rates have increased by around 50% in the last decade and have tripled since records began, according to the latest calculations...

People living with obesity in the UK struggling in silence

People living with obesity in the UK take an average of nine years to speak to a doctor about their weight struggles - according...

Reports-Under 18’s to get Covid jab in August

Children in Britain will start receiving a COVID-19 vaccine as early as August under provisional government plans to push for maximum national immunity from...

Breakthrough oncology development programme launched at Alderley Park

Some of the biggest names in UK cancer research and clinical excellence and four major global pharmaceutical and healthcare companies are combining forces to...

Lessons must be learnt from this pandemic, BMA says, as UK Covid death toll...

Responding to news that the number of deaths from Covid-19 has exceeded 50,000 in the UK, Dr Chaand Nagpaul, BMA council chair, said: “This is...

Boots and Hygiene Bank team up to supply essential toiletries to NHS staff

Boots the Chemist and the Hygiene Bank have launched a partnership with FareShare to get 200,000 essential Boots toiletries to NHS Frontline Staff. thousands of...