Embed Germ Defence behaviours at home to reduce virus spread now and in the...

As COVID-19 vaccines are rolled out, a roadmap for unlocking Britain is announced, new research which looked at data from over 28,000 users of...

Impact of children’s loneliness today could manifest in depression for years to come

Children and adolescents are likely to experience high rates of depression and anxiety long after current lockdown and social isolation ends and clinical services...

Personal wellbeing rather than economic growth should be the primary aim of government spending

A group of parliamentarians are calling for a major change of direction: policy should be targeted at the wellbeing of the people and not...

Which? calls for vital financial help for struggling households to be extended into 2021

Which? is calling for the financial regulator to take urgent steps to extend support for consumers who are struggling due to the coronavirus crisis...

New study reveals widening north-south gap in young adult deaths

A major study of mortality across England led by University of Manchester data scientists blames socioeconomic deprivation for sharp rises in deaths among 22...

Manchester Project shows Poverty and social media can increase loneliness in youngsters

A pioneering youth-led research project, developed by Manchester Metropolitan University with charity 42nd Street, has provided new insights into understanding the experiences of loneliness...

Conflicting Government Guidance puts Nannies and Families in Danger

Seven weeks into lockdown, the Government released guidance for nannies, stating that paid childcare providers that work in a child’s home can go to...

New research shows north-south divide in family law

Separated parents in England who depend on the family courts to resolve private disputes over child arrangements are likely to live in the country’s...

£8bn hit to UK prosperity as long-Covid and illness drives 400,000 more people from...

A new report, published to mark the launch of a new Commission on Health and Prosperity, warns that the UK’s deep health inequalities and...

Clear evidence Covid-19 is exacting greater toll on BAME communities

A report out today by Public Health England suggests that racism has contributed to risk of BAME communities dying from Covid-19 Thee report was not...