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Healthy Lifespan Institute
We're uniting over 120 world-class researchers to tackle the global epidemic of multimorbidity in a bid to help everyone live healthier, independent lives for longer and reduce the cost of care.
Surge in smoking among young adults during lockdown
The number of 18-34 year-olds who smoke increased by 25 per cent in England during the first lockdown, according to a new study conducted by the University of Sheffield and UCL.
“It’s A Grey Area”: searching the grey literature on how local governments use real-world data
When searching for information, our usual practice as information specialists is to start with the published literature & a structured search strategy around a setting or population of interest. Some projects, however, require a different approach.
UK COVID plan: how will the pandemic play out this winter?
Winter is always a challenging time for the NHS. On top of providing routine healthcare, there are the added demands of seasonal illnesses such as flu. There’s also a large backlog this year of healthcare delayed by the pandemic.