Category: Health

Why you should consider a first aid course

Posted on: September 20, 2021

Would you know what to do in an emergency? What if a work colleague is suddenly taken ill or a shop customer gets a nasty cut? While none of us like to imagine being in these scenarios, inevitably at some point, a knowledge of how to react in these situations…

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Why It’s important to clean your teeth.

Posted on: September 16, 2021

Teeth are wonderful things aren’t they? They should, with the right level of care and attention,  last you your whole life. What can you do to make sure they stay clean and fresher? Luckily for us we have a huge degree of choices that we can use to keep our…

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Three Stress Beating Ideas

Posted on: August 24, 2021

The past eighteen months have been very difficult for many people, and people have been feeling stressed for a number of different reasons – from health worries to concerns about employment and finances, stress can cause us physical pain, bad sleep habits and also put pressure on relationships. So if…

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How to Relieve Back Pain

Posted on: July 29, 2021

Back pain is very uncomfortable, especially when it is continuous and hard to relieve. Many of us spend long periods of the day sat down, which when not accompanied by regular stretching and exercises, can cause chronic pain and tension. If your back pain is affecting your daily activities, it’s…

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Ways to Reduce Back Pain in the Workplace

Posted on: June 26, 2021

When you are working at a desk, it can be hard to know if there are ways to reduce back pain in the workplace. The first thing to think about is that many times employers will offer some type of health insurance, but the actual terms of the coverage can…

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How to Look After Your Hair

Posted on: May 5, 2021

So, you are now wondering how to take care of your hair. After all you are probably wondering how long it will take before your hair starts to fall out again. Well the answer is that it depends on the type of hair that you have. If you are a…

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How to Make Your Office Chair More Comfortable

Posted on: April 7, 2021

If you work at an office, it is very likely that you will spend a lot of time sitting in your chair. For this reason, it is essential that your chair is as comfortable to sit in as possible. It doesn’t really matter whether you are using your office chair…

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What Equipment Would You Find in a Doctor’s Surgery?

Posted on: April 2, 2021

A doctor’s surgery contains a lot of important equipment for the testing, diagnosing and treatment of patients. Keeping this expensive stock safe is a priority for all surgery managers. What equipment would you find in a doctor’s surgery? Well, there will be blood pressure monitors, stethoscopes, stored medications, personal protective…

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Why it is Important to Keep Lab Equipment Clean

Posted on: March 27, 2021

In many pharmaceutical companies, there are large areas of used medical equipment. Because these devices are used often, they will inevitably contain some bacteria and germs. By keeping your used medical lab equipment clean, you can significantly reduce the risk of introducing these bacteria and germs into your work space.…

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What is the MHRA?

Posted on: March 25, 2021

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is an administrative body of the Department of Health and Social Care within the United Kingdom that is responsible for assuring that medical devices and medicines are suitable and are properly approved for use. The MHRA has four main functions; to regulate…

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What Type of Care Is Available For Older People?

Posted on: February 23, 2021

It is very surprising what type of care is available for older people these days. It used to be that nursing homes were the only option available that were designed around the needs of the elderly. However, with more elderly people wishing to remain at home, the retirement home industry…

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Coping with hair loss from cancer treatment

Posted on: January 5, 2021

How to cope with cancer and hair loss can be a tough question to answer for many people. You often feel as if your entire life has come to a standstill with the knowledge that you will have to fight cancer. However, although many people may feel this way, there…

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The science behind flavour

Posted on: January 5, 2021

We all know that flavour is incredibly important when it comes to creating beautiful dishes. The world’s top chefs have extensively refined palettes and they have harnessed this over years and years of work and experience. Flavour can come from ingredients in their natural state as well as from Flavouring…

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How to Care for Your Scalp

Posted on: December 9, 2020

When you are looking at how to care for your hair, there is no doubt that one of the most important things that you will need to be aware of is that your hair needs a certain amount of moisture to stay healthy and strong. It is important to remember…

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Germs that can be lurking in your workplace

Posted on: December 2, 2020

Why is it that it’s not long before the whole office has come down with the same bug when one person comes to work unwell? Even if we know we’re supposed to stay at home while we’re sick, if you have a demanding boss, too much past illness, or deadlines…

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What Is a Plant-Based Milk?

Posted on: November 20, 2020

If you’ve been hearing about plant-based milk lately, you may be curious about what all the fuss is about. It seems like just a label, right? But as more people find themselves lactose intolerant and seeking alternatives to dairy, plant milk has become more popular. Image credit Plant-based milk basically…

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What are the absolute basics of food safety?

Posted on: October 23, 2020

When it comes to handling food, cooking it and storing it, safety is paramount to avoid the risk of foodborne illness. Here are some of the basic stages for the safe preparation of food so you can keep yourself and customers free from harm: Keep clean – surfaces should be…

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