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Bill Gates pledges $100m to Alzheimer’s research

Bill Gates pledges $100m to Alzheimer’s research

Microsoft founder Bill Gates has pledged US$100m (£75m) to research into dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.

Health and social care cuts linked to 120,000 deaths

Austerity cuts to health and social care spending have been linked with almost 120,000 deaths in England by UCL research.

Care home costs hit record level

Care home costs rose by a record 9.6% between 2016 and 2017, according to Prestige Nursing + Care research.
Julian Evans

UK faces £15bn care home replacement bill, Knight Frank says

The UK is facing a £15bn bill to replace 6,600 lost care homes over the next five years, global property consultancy Knight Frank says.

EU nurses abandon UK

EU nurses are abandoning the UK in increasing numbers in the aftermath of Brexit, new figures show.

Health and social care must be central to industrial strategy, says major report

Health and social care should be integral to a new industrial strategy, a major new report has said.

Study calls for more active elderly lifestyle

Promoting a more active elderly lifestyle could save billions of pounds in health and social care costs, a new report says.

Lack of choice leaves families settling for inadequate care homes

A systematic failure in the care home sector is leaving the majority of people with limited choice and half of people in need of care having to wait for a bed, according to Which?
Knight Frank

Knight Frank boosts healthcare team

Global retail estate consultant Knight Frank has bolstered its healthcare team with two new appointments.

Healthcare sector remains resilient amid Brexit challenges, claims market study

Latest edition of Healthcare Market Review reveals positive trends in sector occupancy, income, and opportunities in the last 12 months