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Protecting your staff - what are your responsibilities?

All employers have a responsibility to protect their staff in the workplace when it comes to health and safety. This includes providing the right training and risk assessments and ensuring employees have the right workwear for their role.

Ageing population around the globe

Thanks to a better healthcare system, medical advancements and lower child fertility rates, our population is ageing. Acorn Stairlifts, global provider of Curved Stairlifts compare how the population vary from region to region around the world.

How to maintain your independence as you age

As you begin to age, it can be difficult to maintain your independence as you struggle to walk by yourself and do some basic tasks.

Whiplash reforms face further delays but how are cyclists impacted?

Whiplash reforms face further delays but how are cyclists impacted?

No surprise that the Government’s controversial whiplash reforms have been delayed yet again; this time rescheduled to be introduced in April 2020.

3 ways to help you quit smoking for good

Kicking the habit isn’t easy, so if you’ve decided to try and stop smoking for good then there are a lot of options to help you. Below are a few ways to help you quit for good, and don’t forget that if you fail once, it’s always worth trying again.

Vaping just got easier with new pod system starter kits

The vaping industry is only getting bigger. More people enjoy vaping as a hobby, which is why brands and OEMs are innovating and releasing new products to meet the growing market demand. Aside from new vape liquid, there are also new mods and atomisers with intriguing new features.

Which countries live the longest?

Living condition improvements and all round better healthcare are both contributing factors to our ever-growing population and life span. But how does the ageing population vary around the world, and region to region?

5 ways that your posture may be causing you back pain

Back pain and other pains in your body are caused by many different things. Back pain is not something which should be taken lightly as left untreated it can cause some very serious issues.

How common are drug overdoses in Australia?

How common are drug overdoses in Australia?

Drug overdoses, including the use of prescription pills or illicit drugs, are often accidents. When an addicted user wants more and more every day, it’s easy to fall into the mistake of taking too much at once.

Getting rid of anxiety

Anxiety can be a debilitating feeling and can make you feel like you’re unable to deal with day to day life. If you want to banish this feeling, then there’s a lot of things that you can do to get rid of those butterflies.

Understanding hernia mesh issues in light of new claims

Understanding hernia mesh issues in light of new claims

Anyone can experience a hernia in their lifetime, whether they are the epitome of health or not. Nearly one in ten is diagnosed with the common medical condition in the UK, and more than 100,000 procedures are completed throughout the UK to help treat hernias each year.

Essential equipment for the worksite

If you’re working on a new project, then you’ve probably thought out the materials and tools that you will need.

How much do people actually spend on smoking?

You may be surprised to learn just how much smoking costs to those who have taken up the habit throughout Great Britain.

Improve mind and body in 2018

Sticking to New Year’s resolutions is one of the hardest tasks for many of us. Despite a burning desire to get fit, eat healthily and make the year stand out any way we can, most of us fail our New Year’s resolutions by February.

What is Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and how it can Benefit your Finances

One in six UK adults is diagnosed with at least one mental illness annually. These illnesses may range from bipolar disorders, anxiety and depression to more severe cases such as schizophrenia.