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Health PolicyAugust 28, 2019
Empowering patients through personalised care
The advances in personalised medicine are exciting in terms of creating the optimal medical pathway according to an individual’s genetic profile, whilst personalised care is about tailoring care according to an individual’s values and preferences. What does this mean for the NHS in 2019/20?
Health PolicyAugust 22, 2019
Happiness, up in smoke
New data reveals the negative links between smoking, drinking and drugs use with young people's wellbeing. While unsurprising, this highlights a worrying connection. What can be done to address high levels of anxiety and lower life satisfaction for young people?
Health PolicyAugust 20, 2019
NHS Health Check to get a personal touch
Matt Hancock, Sectary of State for Health and Social Care, has launched an evidence-based review into the NHS Health Check to assess the feasibility of adopting a more personalised, preventative approach, depending on individual characteristics.
Health ProfessionsAugust 15, 2019
NHS calls on A-Level students to join the health service
NHS leaders reach out to the half-a-million students getting their A-Level results today to consider career with the health service. The call on students to pick a career in the NHS comes as the NHS launches the next stage of the ‘We are the NHS' campaign to encourage people to join the sector.
Health PolicyAugust 11, 2019
Prevention 2020 – A missed opportunity
The next decade is set to be an era of proactive, predictive and personalised prevention. Or so the Government’s green paper on prevention: Advancing our Health: Prevention in the 2020s, suggests. But does it go far enough to address the challenges of today?

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HealthSeptember 3, 2019
A new template for dealing with rare diseases
Rare diseases are often complex multisystem disorders that require input from a wide range of healthcare professionals to ensure they are optimally managed including reaching the correct diagnosis. In Birmingham, a new Centre is changing the ways in which rare diseases are managed.
Health PolicySeptember 3, 2019
A badge of pride: How the NHS is championing LGBT issues
Fifty years on from the Stonewall uprising in New York and this year’s Pride celebrations were bigger and more popular than ever. So what is the NHS doing to address LGBT+ patient issues? We spoke to Dr Michael Farquhar, creator of the NHS Rainbow Badge, about how it is boosting patient outcomes.
HealthAugust 28, 2019
Turning back the tide on heart disease
Recent data suggests that progress in fighting heart disease in the UK is slowing. David Duffy, Deputy Editor of ACJ, spoke to Simon Gillespie, Chief Executive of the British Heart Foundation, to discuss this worrying trend and what can be done.
Health PolicyAugust 28, 2019
Empowering patients through personalised care
The advances in personalised medicine are exciting in terms of creating the optimal medical pathway according to an individual’s genetic profile, whilst personalised care is about tailoring care according to an individual’s values and preferences. What does this mean for the NHS in 2019/20?
Health PolicyAugust 8, 2019
How do we tackle the giant of social care?
Developing a progressive social care system to meet the needs of citizens while balancing service provision, funding and workforce pressures is a puzzle yet unsolved. A Public Policy Projects roundtable, chaired by David Walker, sought to establish what's next for the policy of the political left.

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Health PolicyJuly 24, 2019
UK care homes: Legacy, nostalgia, the future
The UK care home estate is ageing and demand for services is set to rise. Around 75 per cent of the UK stock was built pre-2000, much of which is substandard. What does the future of this sector look like? Kenneth Mackenzie from Target Fund Managers looks at what's next.
HealthJuly 19, 2019
Health technology: Digital therapy by prescription
The healthtech sector has been on the rise for years, writes Paula Dumbill, Partner at Browne Jacobson. From the diagnosis and treatment of depression to the management of diabetes, there are numerous advantages. However, the focus on safeguarding sensitive data must remain a priority

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HealthSeptember 3, 2019
A new template for dealing with rare diseases
Rare diseases are often complex multisystem disorders that require input from a wide range of healthcare professionals to ensure they are optimally managed including reaching the correct diagnosis. In Birmingham, a new Centre is changing the ways in which rare diseases are managed.
Health PolicySeptember 3, 2019
A badge of pride: How the NHS is championing LGBT issues
Fifty years on from the Stonewall uprising in New York and this year’s Pride celebrations were bigger and more popular than ever. So what is the NHS doing to address LGBT+ patient issues? We spoke to Dr Michael Farquhar, creator of the NHS Rainbow Badge, about how it is boosting patient outcomes.
HealthAugust 28, 2019
Turning back the tide on heart disease
Recent data suggests that progress in fighting heart disease in the UK is slowing. David Duffy, Deputy Editor of ACJ, spoke to Simon Gillespie, Chief Executive of the British Heart Foundation, to discuss this worrying trend and what can be done.
Health PolicyAugust 28, 2019
Empowering patients through personalised care
The advances in personalised medicine are exciting in terms of creating the optimal medical pathway according to an individual’s genetic profile, whilst personalised care is about tailoring care according to an individual’s values and preferences. What does this mean for the NHS in 2019/20?

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