Zoe Covid-tracking app loses government funding

In a statement posted on YouTube, epidemiologist Prof Spector said: “The UK government has informed us with just a few weeks’ notice that we will no longer be receiving funding from them in order to track Covid or help us develop the study further to look at other things, such as heart disease, cancer or… Continue reading Zoe Covid-tracking app loses government funding

£50m motor neurone disease funding 'offers glimmer of hope'

Campaigners including former policeman Chris Johnson hope a cure can be found in the next five years. Source link

Homecare costs outstrip funding from councils, says report

Homecare companies say the rates they are paid by local authorities do not cover basic costs. Source link

Health funding cut said to threaten levelling up

Grants for councils to fund healthy-lifestyle support have fallen by a quarter in six years. Source link

Warning over cuts to NHS services without £10bn extra funding

Matthew Taylor, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, which represents the healthcare system in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, said trust leaders were worried that without the extra funding “they won’t be able to provide prompt, high quality, safe care to all who need it”. Source link

Long Covid funding to unearth new treatments

Researchers from across the UK will investigate everything from brain fog to ongoing breathlessness. Source link

Social care: Ministers urged to 'act now' on funding reform

Seven organisations representing the sector in England say a plan must be published within a month. Source link

Liberals and Conservatives spar over health-care funding | Power & Politics

The Power Panel dissects the war of words erupting between the Liberals and the Tories over their promises on health-care spending. »»» Subscribe to CBC … source