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Council launches healthy living campaign to stem rising obesity rates

Council launches healthy living campaign to stem rising obesity rates

Jan 11, 2017 11:10 GMT
With New Year’s resolutions still fresh in the mind, Bury Council is launching a health...

5 ways to engage staff in health and safety compliance

5 ways to engage staff in health and safety compliance

Jan 09, 2017 16:07 GMT
Health and safety motivates individuals to take better care of themselves, their surrou...

Experts’ pioneering research examines exercise referral schemes

Experts’ pioneering research examines exercise referral schemes

Dec 23, 2016 14:40 GMT
​People who have been referred to exercise referral schemes who smoke, are younger* and...

Best practices for using NordSafety at the site of an incident

Best practices for using NordSafety at the site of an incident

Dec 21, 2016 11:59 GMT
Take a look at some of the ways that NordSafety is proven to be a valuable tool.

The perfect Christmas gift for you and your family - Stop Smoking

The perfect Christmas gift for you and your family - Stop Smoking

Dec 20, 2016 10:44 GMT
Smokers are being encouraged to celebrate Christmas by quitting through local ‘stop smo...

Response to new data on the impact of stoves on health of children.

Response to new data on the impact of stoves on health of children.

Dec 09, 2016 11:19 GMT
Practical Action household air pollution expert Dr Lucy Stevens has responded to a new...

Public health – focusing on fairness

Public health – focusing on fairness

Dec 08, 2016 15:27 GMT
Tackling inequalities and narrowing the gap is the focus of the second annual report by...

Free drop-in information session for people who are hard of hearing

Nov 21, 2016 11:29 GMT
People with hearing loss are invited to attend a free drop-in information session about...

Campaign pledges to end fatal road collisions at hands of visually-impaired motorists, 10 years after Rochford bride-to-be was killed by partially blind driver

Campaign pledges to end fatal road collisions at hands of visually-impaired motorists, 10 years after Rochford bride-to-be was killed by partially blind driver

Nov 18, 2016 12:16 GMT
MPs back initiative ahead of Road Safety Week 2016, calling for Government to acknowled...

Medicinal Research Sparks Positive Business Idea for Galina

Nov 14, 2016 12:18 GMT
Having worked in medicine for 26 years Galina Hartshorn made a career change that she h...