When it comes to female life expectancy, the UK is only equal 19th on the list, according to a new World Health Organisation report into European health.
The ‘discretionary fund’ cited by Duncan Smith will cover just £2.71 of the £14-a-week loss in housing benefit facing disabled claimants.
As GP-led clinical commissioning groups prepare to start work, three of their leaders reveal what they hope to achieve.
The King’s Fund blog
Anna Dixon gives her thoughts on the Nuffield Trust’s health and social care ratings review into whether there should be a summary rating for hospitals and other care providers.
Third Sector Online
The former Home Secretary will be joined by Conservative MP Andrew Percy and Liberal Democrat peer Baroness Tyler.
The Guardian – voluntary sector network
The chief executive of National Council for Voluntary Organisations talks about a campaign to find new volunteers.
This is Local London
To celebrate National Apprenticeship Week, Princess Alice Hospice is highlighting the important role its apprentices play in the work of the charity.
Runcorn and Widnes World
The hospice is looking for a volunteer patient/carer representative to talk to patients and their families about their experiences of services provided at the hospice and pass on this information at meetings in the hospice.