Older people with mobility problems living without home adaptations have poorer health according to research at The Universities of Manchester

Manchester study-Poorer health in disabled linked to lack of home adaptations

Older people with mobility problems living without home adaptations have poorer health and higher levels of pain, according to researchers at The Universities of...
Girls and women who have been through the care system should be diverted away from custodial sentences into community alternatives

Prison must not be ‘default option’ to cover up lack of support in care...

Girls and women who have been through the care system should be diverted away from custodial sentences into community alternatives wherever possible, says a...
Local food suppliers saved the day during the pandemic food shortages, but research finds lessons need to be learnt moving forward

Local food suppliers proved their value during the pandemic, so how do we ensure...

Local food suppliers saved the day during the Covid-19 pandemic food shortages, but new research also finds lessons need to be learnt if national...
Using the internet frequently during the height of the pandemic has been linked to poorer mental health for young and middle-aged men

Internet use during pandemic linked to increased mental health risks for young and middle-aged...

Using the internet frequently during the height of the pandemic has been linked to poorer mental health for young and middle-aged men - but...

Thousands of cancer patients in North West England simply ‘can’t afford life’ as the...

Macmillan Cancer Support is sounding the alarm that the cost-saving cuts people living with cancer are being forced to make is putting people’s health...

On this May Day-It is time to choose a different future on boosting incomes...

This May Day, workers face the worst real-terms incomes squeeze in 50 years. As many of the UK’s biggest companies enjoy booming profits, ordinary...

Government Proposals to Reduce Nursery Ratios Will Compromise Child Safety, Claims Leading Childcare Insurer

According to news reports this week, the government is considering cost of living action measures including reducing the ratio of staff to children in...
Urgent and coordinated action is needed to prevent more children being drawn into the criminal justice system in the future

Urgent action needed to tackle impact of COVID on children in justice system, Manchester...

Urgent and coordinated action is needed to prevent more children being drawn into the criminal justice system in the future, due to increased vulnerabilities...

High depressive symptoms in adolescents increased by 6% due to pandemic

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, depressive symptoms increased and life satisfaction decreased among secondary school children in England, particularly among girls, reports a new...

Insufficient menstrual cycle education provided in UK schools, study finds

Menstrual cycle education in UK schools is inconsistent and inadequate, and teachers feel they lack time, confidence, and subject knowledge, according to new research Researchers...