Microsoft founder Bill Gates has pledged US$100m (£75m) to research into dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
Austerity cuts to health and social care spending have been linked with almost 120,000 deaths in England by UCL research.
Care home costs rose by a record 9.6% between 2016 and 2017, according to Prestige Nursing + Care research.
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.
Health and social care should be integral to a new industrial strategy, a major new report has said.
Promoting a more active elderly lifestyle could save billions of pounds in health and social care costs, a new report says.
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?
Global retail estate consultant Knight Frank has bolstered its healthcare team with two new appointments.