Manchester University publishes initial research into historic links with slavery

The University of Manchestee has published its initial findings into historic links with slavery, involving a number of early benefactors to its predecessor institutions,...

One in 12 now using Buy Now Pay Later to cover essentials

One in 12 people turned to Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) to cover basic costs - such as food and toiletries - in the...

Alcohol-Related Hospital Admissions Drop by 73% in the North West

The North West has seen the second biggest fall in alcohol-related hospital admissions across the UK, according to a new study from Private Rehab...

UK has “sleepwalked” into a system in which children are failing to get suitable...

The UK has “sleepwalked” into a system in which children are failing to get suitable placements in foster care and children’s homes, finds a...

How the University of Salford’s domestic abuse service is helping different groups to access...

The University of Salford’s specialist domestic abuse service is hoping NO MORE Week will raise awareness and encourage anyone who may need it to...

Children’s social worker shortage reaches five-year high

Vital services that protect vulnerable children from harm are facing a staffing crisis, with the number of children and family social workers quitting their...

New care model helps make dying patient’s dream come true

Your wedding day is a very special moment in your life, but what happens if your partner is terminally ill in hospital? How can...

Manchester study finds Pregnancy linked to lower rates of self-harm

The largest ever UK study to examine self-harm risk around pregnancy has shown that most women are generally less likely to self-harm during and...

New report shows workers reject return to office grind

No going back to the 9-5 office grind say British workers. That’s the message of a new report published this week. The pandemic has...

First data in a decade highlights ethnic disparities in cancer

White people in England, are more than twice as likely to get some types of cancer, including melanoma skin cancer, oesophageal, bladder and lung...