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This article focuses on information specific to the United Kingdom. Please see our Health and wellbeing page for a topic overview.


Covid 19[edit]

Health and climate[edit]

Green Gym[edit]

The Conservation Volunteers' Green Gym programme aims to provide people with a way to enhance their fitness and health while taking action to improve the outdoor environment. It can be seen as enabling people to get fit who would not normally attend a conventional gym or sports centre. W

Resources[edit]

Apps for sustainability[edit]

Splashpath, find your local swimming pools

Citizens data initiative[edit]

Networks[edit]

Network of Wellbeing

Video[edit]

News and comment[edit]

2020

Mar 15 Over 200 community support groups spring up as neighbours offer support during Coronavirus outbreak, Mutual Aid Press Release, [1]

2019

Extinction Rebellion

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Oct 21 Environment quality UK: Air pollution is now a 'health emergency', head of NHS England warns [2]

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Sep 11 Cambridgeshire: Mind over natter: the English town with a big mental health plan [3]

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Jan 9 Urban sustainability UK: Urban co-design for better wellbeing and health: Healthy New Town [4]

2018

Prototyping a ‘Citizen Research Centre’ by Sarah Drummond, Nov 14 [5]

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Oct 9 Food UK news: Future proofing with kindness [6]

Can we radically transform the way we deliver health and social care in the UK? Feb 26 [7]

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Somerset: The town that’s found a potent cure for illness – community, Feb 21, George Monbiot [8]

We need to talk about ageing – and it’s about far more than the NHS, Feb 4, John Harris [9]

Saving the NHS means forcing us to change the way we lead our lives, Nick Cohen, Jan 28 [10]

2017

Huge health gap revealed between UK’s rich and poor, Dec 23 [11]

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Yorkshire and the Humber: Yes, This Is Britain’s Happiest Place. (It Looks Beautiful in the Rain.) Nov 13 [12]

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Totnes: Caring Town: Fiona Ward, May 3 [13]

People, place and partnerships in health, May 2 [14]

Being poor kills – to improve public health the government must tackle inequality, Apr 10 [15]

2015

Health hackers: the patients taking medical innovation into their own hands, October 26 [16]

Top doctor: social inequality in UK costing 550 lives every day, September 10 [17]

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Blogs[edit]


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References

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