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A Conversation About Diabetes [Report]

On 10th December 2015, Health Exchange, in collaboration with the University of Warwick, hosted A Conversation About Diabetes. This event sought to bring together expertise from in and around Birmingham and the West Midlands to consider our approach to the prevention of Type 2 diabetes. To everyone who was able

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Join the Diabetes Conversation

Join the diabetes conversation… This December, Health Exchange will be inviting leading figures from the medical, public and voluntary sectors to get together and discuss approaches to tackling Type 2 diabetes in the West Midlands. The Conversation about Diabetes event, which will be held on the 10th December at The

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Health Exchange partners with University of Birmingham for Postgraduate Summer School

This year, the University of Birmingham celebrated the tenth anniversary of its Postgraduate Summer School, with Health Exchange responsible for setting the week-long challenge. During the intensive five days, 30 postgraduates were split into five teams and asked to respond to some authentic business questions posed by our Assistant Director,

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Health Exchange represented at EasyCare International conference, China

The EasyCare model uses a 49-question assessment to identify and respond to the diverse needs of elderly people. It covers a rage of personal circumstances such as housing, safety, accommodation, finance and mental health. Commissioned by Solihull CCG, Health Exchange’s Community Navigator service has been using this framework to formulate

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Health Exchange’s Feel-Good Service exceeds the national average for treating young people with mental health issues

The latest statistics from our Feel-Good programme reveal that the recovery rate for 16 – 25 year olds receiving psychological support from Health Exchange is currently 14% ahead of the national average. Our Feel-Good team employs a diverse array of techniques including: traditional counselling, motivational therapy, dramatherapy, positive psychology and

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