New report argues that more needs to be done to encourage the development of suitable housing for older people.
Cross-party group of politicians says isolation and cuts are driving ‘hidden’ malnutrition.
Jeremy Hunt urged to prevent further private limited companies being established by NHS trusts in England.
Council funding cuts have reduced help for the old in deprived areas, study shows.
DWP reject around a third of new claims for Personal Independence Payment from people with Multiple Sclerosis.
Measures include widening ‘fit note’ certification, reforming statutory sick pay, and large-scale employment research pilots.
NHS figures show drop of 1,193 family doctors in past year, despite pledge to increase numbers by 5,000 by 2020.
Landmark study strongly suggests that by 2020 austerity policies will have caused 120,000 excess deaths.
Health of low-income households at risk as funding cuts slash support for replacing and repairing boilers, pressure group warns.
If the personal independence payment experts had bothered to read Bea’s notes, a process that triggered two overdoses might never have started.