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== Covid 19 ==
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*Find your local group, [https://covidmutualaid.org/local-groups/ covidmutualaid.org] ''addedd 14:17, 19 March 2020 (UTC)''
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== Health and climate ==
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== Green Gym ==
 
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== Resources ==
 
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*[https://www.ageing-better.org.uk/ Centre for Ageing Better], independent charitable foundation
 
*[http://www.healthycities.org.uk/external-resources.php?s=78 Resources] from the [http://www.healthycities.org.uk/ UK Healthy Cities Network]
 
*[http://www.healthycities.org.uk/external-resources.php?s=78 Resources] from the [http://www.healthycities.org.uk/ UK Healthy Cities Network]
 
*[http://www.sd-commission.org.uk/publications.php?id=1053 Sustainable development: The key to tackling health inequalities], Sustainable Development Commission, 2010
 
*[http://www.sd-commission.org.uk/publications.php?id=1053 Sustainable development: The key to tackling health inequalities], Sustainable Development Commission, 2010
  
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=== Apps for sustainability ===
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[[category:UK articles with apps]]
  
 
[http://www.splashpath.com/ Splashpath], find your local swimming pools
 
[http://www.splashpath.com/ Splashpath], find your local swimming pools
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=== Citizens data initiative ===
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*[https://www.centreforthrivingplaces.org/ Centre for Thriving Places], ''added 16:59, 16 March 2020 (UTC)''
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*Community Wellbeing Index. Enter your post code to get an index for your community, [https://communitywellbeing.coop.co.uk/ communitywellbeing.coop.co.uk]
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=== Networks ===
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[https://networkofwellbeing.org/ Network of Wellbeing]
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=== Video ===
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== News and comment ==
 
== News and comment ==
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'''2020'''
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'''Mar 15''' Over 200 community support groups spring up as neighbours offer support during Coronavirus outbreak, Mutual Aid Press Release, <ref>[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1MBQRxlolWVRMvjhoUxIdA1ZUIl3YMcTjPGRQ5_6l2pQ/edit Google Docs]</ref>
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'''2019'''
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[[Extinction Rebellion]]
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[[File:Buttermere and Crummock Water.jpg|240px|left]]
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'''Oct 21''' [[Environment quality UK]]: Air pollution is now a 'health emergency', head of NHS England warns <ref>[https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/air-pollution-health-stroke-asthma-lung-cancer-cardiac-arrest-a9162281.html The Independent]</ref><br clear=all>
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[[File:Cambridge1.jpg|140px|left]]
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'''Sep 11''' [[Cambridgeshire]]: Mind over natter: the English town with a big mental health plan <ref>[https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/sep/11/calm-town-st-ives-mental-health The Guardian]</ref><br clear=all>
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[[File:AlleeImFruehling.jpg|140px|left]]
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'''Jan 9''' [[Urban sustainability UK]]: Urban co-design for better wellbeing and health: Healthy New Town <ref>[https://whatworkswellbeing.org/blog/urban-co-design-for-better-wellbeing-and-health-regenerating-a-new-town/ What Works Centre for Wellbeing]</ref><br clear=all>
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'''2018'''
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Prototyping a ‘Citizen Research Centre’ by Sarah Drummond, Nov 14 <ref>[https://medium.com/doteveryone/prototyping-a-citizen-research-centre-ec48a5ef7e23 Medium]</ref>
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[[File:Crowds shopping at Borough market, south London - geograph.org.uk - 1522109.jpg|140px|left]]
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'''Oct 9''' [[Food UK news]]: Future proofing with kindness <ref>[https://www.incredibleedible.org.uk/news/future-proofing-with-kindness/ incredibleedible.org.uk]</ref><br clear=left>
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Can we radically transform the way we deliver health and social care in the UK? Feb 26 <ref>[https://www.thersa.org/discover/publications-and-articles/rsa-blogs/2018/02/can-we-radically-transform-the-way-we-deliver-health-and-social-care-in-the-uk thersa.org]</ref>
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[[Somerset]]: The town that’s found a potent cure for illness – community, Feb 21, George Monbiot <ref>[https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/feb/21/town-cure-illness-community-frome-somerset-isolation The Guardian]</ref><br clear=left>
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We need to talk about ageing – and it’s about far more than the NHS, Feb 4, John Harris <ref>[https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/feb/04/ageing-nhs-loneliness-co-housing The Guardian]</ref>
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Saving the NHS means forcing us to change the way we lead our lives, Nick Cohen, Jan 28 <ref>[https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jan/27/saving-nhs-forcing-us-to-change-way-we-live The Guardian]</ref>
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'''2017'''
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Huge health gap revealed between UK’s rich and poor, Dec 23 <ref>[https://www.theguardian.com/inequality/2017/dec/23/health-gap-between-uk-rich-and-poor The Guardian]</ref>
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[[File:Skipton boat carnival.jpg|140px|left]]
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[[Yorkshire and the Humber]]: Yes, This Is Britain’s Happiest Place. (It Looks Beautiful in the Rain.) Nov 13 <ref>[https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/13/world/europe/yorkshire-uk-happiness.html nytimes.com]</ref><br clear=left>
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[[Totnes]]: Caring Town: Fiona Ward, May 3 <ref>[http://www.farnearer.org/2017/05/caring-town-fiona-ward/ farnearer.org]</ref><br clear=left>
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People, place and partnerships in health, May 2 <ref>[http://www.nesta.org.uk/blog/people-place-and-partnerships-health nesta.org.uk]</ref>
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Being poor kills – to improve public health the government must tackle inequality, Apr 10 <ref>[https://leftfootforward.org/2017/04/being-poor-kills-to-improve-public-health-the-government-must-tackle-inequality/ leftfootforward.org]</ref>
  
 
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Top doctor: social inequality in UK costing 550 lives every day, September 10 <ref>[http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/sep/10/doctor-social-inequality-uk-550-lives-every-day The Guardian]</ref>
 
Top doctor: social inequality in UK costing 550 lives every day, September 10 <ref>[http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/sep/10/doctor-social-inequality-uk-550-lives-every-day The Guardian]</ref>
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== See also ==
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*[[Health and wellbeing]]
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== External links ==
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*[http://www.sduhealth.org.uk/ NHS Sustainable Development Unit]
  
 
=== Blogs ===
 
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*[http://redandblackuk.wordpress.com/ UK nurse against climate change]
 
*[http://redandblackuk.wordpress.com/ UK nurse against climate change]
  
== External links ==
 
  
[http://www.sduhealth.org.uk/ NHS Sustainable Development Unit]
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Latest revision as of 14:22, 19 March 2020

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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

Buttermere and Crummock Water.jpg

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

Cambridge1.jpg

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

AlleeImFruehling.jpg

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]

Crowds shopping at Borough market, south London - geograph.org.uk - 1522109.jpg

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]

Monksilver, 1 - geograph.org.uk.jpg

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]

Skipton boat carnival.jpg

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

Totnes High Street.jpg

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]

See also[edit]


External links[edit]

Blogs[edit]


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References

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