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Industry Spotlight: Health & Social Care

A recent study from the U.K. Longevity Centre on aging and population is warning that retired adults are spending many of their golden years in poor health. Overall life expectancy is increasing but health quality seems to be decreasing in people’s later years....

Dignity Action Day 1st February 2018

Dignity Action Day #DAD2018 is an annual opportunity for health and social care workers, and members of the public to uphold people’s rights to dignity and provide a truly memorable day for people who use care services. It aims to ensure people who use care...

Director’s Feature: How does the sugar tax affect First Aid?

Since April 2017, Lucozade* energy has reduced the sugar content in all of their flavoured drinks by more than 50% after campaigners pressured the soft drinks industry to make drinks healthier in order to tackle obesity. This has led to revised guidelines for the...

Nurses’ Day Friday 12th May

International Nurses’ Day is an annual celebration, to mark the contributions nurses make to society. The 12th of May is the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth who is the founder of modern nursing. The Royal College of Nursing asks for your story’s through...

Emergency Salbutamol Inhalers Legal from 1st October

Asthma is the most common chronic condition. It affects one in eleven children and there are over 25,000 emergency hospital admissions each year in the UK for children with asthma. A recent Asthma UK survey found that 86% of children with asthma have at some time been...