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June 12, 2023

The main causes of UK heatwave deaths

Analysis predicts the number of heat-related deaths will continue to increase as a result of climate change, but who is most at risk and what other factors are at play?

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March 6, 2023

Elderly people and falls: how healthcare can better support the UK’s ageing population

This report from TakingCare explores the elderly care landscape and the options available to provide improved care for older people.

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October 4, 2022

Winter deaths report: how does cold weather affect mortality in the UK?

Analysis shows death rates among the elderly increase during colder winter months, with warnings to prioritise keeping homes warm.