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- Exercise after profhilo: Everything you need to know
Boosted hydration and anti-ageing effects are just some of the fantastic results profhilo treatments are bringing to satisfied patients. That said, prophilo still is an injectable treatment, so there are post-procedure measures to follow in order to…
- 2 days ago 22 Oct 21, 5:59pm -
- 4 Tips for Improving Your Facial Health
Your face is normally the first thing that people will look at when they see you. Looking after the different aspects of your face can help you to become more confident, and allow you to express yourself better. Some aspects of facial health may do m…
- 3 days ago 21 Oct 21, 4:57pm -
- The Miracle Combination: CBD and Acupuncture for Holistic Healing
Nowadays, people are commonly seeking ways to reduce levels of pain and discomfort. Unfortunately, this is occurring more often than not. For those experiencing chronic pain, acupuncture is available as a form of treatment for a variety of physical a…
- 4 days ago 20 Oct 21, 1:16pm -
- Is Yorkshire Pudding Good or Bad for You?
Yorkshire pudding is a popular side dish in the UK and in this article, we investigate its nutritional values to see whether it is good for you. We look at things like the calorific content, the amount of fat, and the ingredients. Is Yorkshire puddi…
- 7 days ago 17 Oct 21, 4:34pm -
- Sleep Tips for a Happier and Healthier Life
We all know how important it is to take care of our health. We try to stick to a specific diet. We avoid unhealthy experiences. We even exercise and take a whole bunch of supplements to boost our immune system. Yet, there seems to be a large part o…
- 9 days ago 15 Oct 21, 12:01pm -
- Driving Mobility launches education with Oxford Brookes University for professionals supporting disabled drivers
Driving Mobility, the national charity which accredits driving assessment centres, has announced a new partnership with Oxford Brookes University, to deliver higher education courses in ‘Driving Assessment and Outdoor Mobility’. Supported by The…
- 5 days ago 19 Oct 21, 9:23am -
- Latest NHS figures show a decline in hospital admissions for allergy and anaphylaxis
See the full figures on the NHS Digital website here Why have the numbers decreased for the first time in 8 years?The decrease in hospital admissions for allergy are largely accounted for a by a decrease in admissions for allergic asthma. This is in…
- 5 days ago 19 Oct 21, 9:18am -
- Award winners helped to overcome pandemic pressures
Inspiring collaborations across the North which have helped patients and NHS staff cope with the pressures of the COVID-19 pandemic have been recognised in the NHS in the North Excellence in Supply Awards 2021. The event was staged on an online platf…
- 20 days ago 4 Oct 21, 8:05am -
- RoSPA alarmed by rise in cyclist and child road deaths
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) is deeply concerned that Department for Transport (DfT) figures released today show an increase in the number of fatal collisions involving cyclists and children, despite an overall reduction…
- 20 days ago 4 Oct 21, 8:04am -
- Stroke surviving Reverend Yvonne creates home lift haven for disabled parishioners
Following a stroke in June 2020, Reverend Yvonne Desroches, 63, from Northamptonshire was left with reduced mobility down her right side. Yvonne tells us how she had to adapt to her new level of mobility as a full-time wheelchair user, the challenges…
- 36 days ago 18 Sep 21, 11:31am -
- When Dreams Come True: The Heartbreak and Hope on My Journey to Motherhood
Shining a light on miscarriage and motherhood, Rosanna tells her story. In early 2020 Rosanna Davison gave a raw and sincere account of the 14 miscarriages she had suffered before choosing to have a baby via gestational surrogate. Then just wee…
- 16 days ago 7 Oct 21, 7:31pm -
- Tips For Having A Wedding While Pregnant
Getting married and starting a family is a common dream for many people, but usually, they happen at separate times. You might want to be settled and married before you even think about children, or maybe you want a child before you walk down the ais…
- 21 days ago 2 Oct 21, 8:19pm -
- 6 Ways to Level Up in Your Career
Moving up the career ladder can be difficult, and working out how to impress the boss isn’t always easy. It is frustrating to feel stuck, but there are some things you can do that can help you climb the ladder, ensuring all the right people see you…
- 21 days ago 2 Oct 21, 7:37pm -
- Autumn/Winter Top Fashion Trends
Fall and winter fashion is creeping into stores, so now is the perfect time to explore what brands have to offer. Trends this year have taken a variety of avenues, from classic tailoring everyone knows and loves to roaring 20s extravagance as people…
- 33 days ago 20 Sep 21, 7:00pm -
- 3 Top Tips for Choosing the Best Dog Breed for Your Family
Getting a new pet is introducing a new family member into your life, which is why it’s so important to get it right if you already have a growing family. You’ll want a breed that fits in perfectly with your family life and also one who is happy t…
- 40 days ago 13 Sep 21, 8:43pm -
- Vasodilators for Raynaud’s Phenomenon
In this blog for people with Raynaud’s phenomenon, Dr Kevin Su, a Rheumatologist from Australia, looks at the latest Cochrane evidence on vasodilator drugs for Primary Raynaud’s phenomenon. Katie LeBlanc, a patient advocate, reflects on her exper…
- 2 days ago 22 Oct 21, 9:02am -
- Developmental Language Disorder: reflections as a mum and speech and language therapist
After her son was diagnosed with Developmental Language Disorder (DLD), Genna White became a Speech and Language Therapist to help families like her own. In this blog, Genna reflects on what DLD is and what she’d like parents, healthcare workers, a…
- 9 days ago 15 Oct 21, 9:15am -
- Becoming a Cochrane Review author: trust me, I’m a patient!
Karen Morley reflects on her experience of becoming a consumer author on a Cochrane Review, using her lived experience of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and considers the questions it raised for her about Public Involvement in research.The post…
- 16 days ago 8 Oct 21, 8:36am -
- Glioblastoma: honest conversations for shared decision-making
Peter Buckle, a patient advocate whose wife died of glioblastoma, and Professor Scott Murray, GP and palliative care innovator, call for honest communication between health professionals and people with glioblastoma and their families, enabling share…
- 23 days ago 1 Oct 21, 9:31am -
- Choosing health care wisely when resources are scarce
This blog describes the first in a new series of Cochrane Special Collections which brings together examples of treatments and health care which - despite being costly and time-consuming - research suggests could be unhelpful to patients, or even har…
- 32 days ago 22 Sep 21, 10:26am -
- Peers Urged To Reject Bill To Legalise Assisted Dying
Medical professionals and religious leaders have warned peers against backing a fresh attempt to relax the law on assisted dying. A new bill to enable terminally ill adults to legally seek assistance to end their lives will be debated by the House of…
- 2 days ago 21 Oct 21, 11:00pm -
- Disabled Man Hopes To Challenge Benefit ‘Hospital Rule’
A disabled man who had his welfare benefits paused when he spent more than 28 days in hospital, is hoping to challenge the rule in court. Cameron Mitchell, 20, from Carlisle, cannot walk or speak, and has seizures. He spent 128 days at the Royal Vict…
- 3 days ago 20 Oct 21, 11:00pm -
- Channel 4 Subtitles And Other Services Not Likely To Return Until Mid-November
Channel 4 subtitles, signing and audio description are not likely to return on TV until mid-November, almost two months after a catastrophic fault. The outage, which has already lasted more than three weeks, has angered deaf, hard of hearing and visu…
- 4 days ago 19 Oct 21, 11:00pm -
- DWP Accused Of Copying ‘Kidnappers’ To Verify UC Claims
With many thanks to Benefits And Work. The DWP stand accused of having taken a lesson from ‘kidnappers’ in order to verify universal credit claimants’ addresses, by requiring them to take multiple photos of themselves, including one with the…
- 5 days ago 18 Oct 21, 11:15pm -
- Theatre Became More Accessible During Covid. Will It Last?
Going to the theatre in a pre-pandemic world, my first question was always whether I could use the toilets. With so many of the UK’s theatres dating back decades, or centuries, even the disabled toilets are often tucked into tiny, pokey spaces that…
- 5 days ago 18 Oct 21, 11:00pm -
- The Month in Sweat: January 2020
Ah January, detoxes, giving up booze and miserable weather. If you’re feeling the winter blues, cheer yourself up with one of these endorphin-boosting January...The post The Month in Sweat: January 2020 appeared first on lunges and lycra.
- 10 Jan 20, 3:47pm -
- The Month in Sweat: October 2019
I’ve had my first stinking cold of the season so yep, October’s definitely here. Time to fill your autumn diary with some of London’s...The post The Month in Sweat: October 2019 appeared first on lunges and lycra.
- 11 Oct 19, 5:15pm -
- The Month in Sweat: September 2019
September’s Month in Sweat is a bit late because I went on holiday, cycled an e-bike up a mountain in Mallorca, read a rude...The post The Month in Sweat: September 2019 appeared first on lunges and lycra.
- 13 Sep 19, 2:19pm -
- The Month in Sweat: August 2019
It’s August, everyone’s on holiday. Lucky them! If you’re still in town though, check out the best fitness events on offer this month. Including...The post The Month in Sweat: August 2019 appeared first on lunges and lycra.
- 13 Aug 19, 7:02pm -
- The Month in Sweat: July 2019
Sun’s out, fitness events are go. Here are the best workouts, yoga classes runs and freebies going down in London town this July FREE...The post The Month in Sweat: July 2019 appeared first on lunges and lycra.
- 4 Jul 19, 2:56pm -
- Healthy Pumpkin Muffins Recipe
These pumpkin muffins are easy, healthy, and delicious with a cake-like texture (the secret is in the ingredients!). Perfect for the holidays or anytime.
- 2 days ago 21 Oct 21, 8:17pm -
- Quick Korean Rice Bowl Recipe
This simple and quick Korean Ground Beef and Veggie Rice Bowl recipe is full of flavor and perfect for busy nights.
- 4 days ago 20 Oct 21, 3:56pm -
- Food and Common Childhood Illnesses
Dr. Sheila Kilbane explains what systemic inflammation is and how we can treat it naturally.
- 40 days ago 14 Sep 21, 1:00pm -
- 8 Make-Ahead Meals I’ve Been Relying On!
Even when you find yourself super busy during the week, you can still feed your family wholesome real food dinners with these make-ahead meals.
- 44 days ago 9 Sep 21, 6:10pm -
- Sheet Pan Breaded Pork Chops & Veggies
This easy Sheet Pan Breaded Pork Chops & Veggies recipe is perfect for busy weeknights. It pairs great with a side of whole-grain wild rice.
- 65 days ago 19 Aug 21, 6:11pm -