Public Health England (PHE) has advised that people require 10 micrograms of Vitamin D per day to maintain healthy bones, teeth and muscles and has recommended taking supplements during the Winter.

The NHS England Strategic Projects Team (SPT) consisting of a group of multi-million pound contract consultants is set to be shut down, after concerns were raised about its work.

In a letter to the Department of Health, Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has called for an ‘immediate halt’ to government plans to replace healthcare students bursaries with loans.

NHS England has confirmed that patients who have not visited their GP for over five years are set be stuck off of GP surgery lists if they do not contact heir doctor for more than five years.

The Health Select Committee has accused ministers of giving the wrong impression about how much they are spending on healthcare in England.

Research from the International Longevity Centre UK (ILC-UK) has warned that an increasing number of older people are living alone, without having adaptions installed to enable them to live independently

According to data compiled by NHS Protect, patients over the age of 75 are responsible for more than half of physical assaults on NHS staff in hospitals across England.

Public Health England (PHE) has released a statement advising shoppers in England to thoroughly wash mixed said leaves, after concerns that the food could be the source of E.coli outbreak.

A study conducted by the Patients Association examining the outcomes of newly formed large-scale general practices has revealed mixed results for patients.

The Local Government Association (LGA) has called on residents to support the vulnerable or elderly people within their families as temperatures sore.

The Local Government Association (LGA) has warned that government cuts to public health funding could hamper local councils’ efforts to tackle obesity.

A new report by the Alzheimer’s Society has highlighted that over one their of people with dementia in Wales live in a rural regions.

According to new data, the £600 million free school meals scheme, backed by Jamie Oliver, is having a limited impact on making children healthier.

The Royal College of Nursing has told the Commons’ Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee that dedicated discharge teams who ‘sweep around wards looking for beds’ increase the risk of unsafe discharge.

According to the General Medical Council’s (GMC) National Training Survey, GP trainees are more satisfied with their training than other doctor trainees who have specialised or are in foundation training programmes.

Research from Imperial College London has suggested that the current ongoing Zika epidemic is likely to end within three years.

A new ComRes Londonwide LMCs Workforce Survey of GP practices has revealed the 30 per cent of practices are considering terminating their practice in the next three years.

Qualifications Wales has advised that a new range of qualifications are needed to equip learners with the necessary skills for a career in health and social care.


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Following the 2017 Naylor Report into NHS estates, it has been estimated that estate upkeep costs have reached approximately £10bn in annual funding for 2019/2020.

More recently, ERIC (Estates Returns Information Collection) data collection has contained some deeply alarming news about the condition of NHS buildings and equipment.

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