The author, Robert Frost, once said: 'One aged man - one man - can't fill a house.' It's estimated that over 50% of older people in the UK live alone and if you want some insight into the social issues raised by this you might want to begin by reading this report of a recent … Continue reading What do we know about loneliness?
Data and its use for society's benefit is one of the areas where we are now seeing rapid developments in both practice and policy. And not just in terms of health care or medical research. I thought I'd link-up a few of the announcements and news items that have happened just this past week to give people … Continue reading A few bytes and bobs of news about medical records, open data etc – the Danish are not just good at making drama