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Are You Clear on Cancer?

The Be Clear on Cancer roadshow, part of a new Public Health England campaign, will be visiting the Bullring in Birmingham on Wednesday 17 August and Thursday 18 August to raise awareness that a persistent cough, or getting out...

Conceiving Troubles

Infertility - where a couple is unable to get pregnant despite having regular unprotected sex - is predicted to affect 3.5 million people in the UK. A new study of more than 15,000 women and men in Britain revealed that...

World Mental Health Day 2016

Originating from The World Federation for Mental Health, World Mental Health Day is recognised every year October 10th. The day raises awareness and addresses issues on mental health on a global scale. Each year is accompanied by a specific...

Yellow Hats Are Not Just For Builders

Date: 9 September 2016 Location: Edgbaston Room, Lucas House, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham B15 2RA Do you work in an organisation committed to staff wellbeing? Are you finding it hard to maintain this focus while delivering on other pressing challenges? If so,...

Call For Volunteers!

Have you been affected by bowel cancer, either personally or through someone you know? If you have and would like to raise awareness of bowel cancer, the UK’s second biggest cancer killer, here’s your chance to do something about...

NHS to remove cold remedies, gluten-free food and indigestion medication from prescriptions

In a bid to save on funds, the NHS is cracking down on providing prescriptions for “low value” medicines, including cold remedies, gluten-free food and sunscreen. These items, as well as certain types of pain relief and travel vaccines,...

Find out which Sunscreens Passed the Which? Test

Summer is here and it goes without saying that everyone should be slathering themselves up with UVA and UVB protection, in date and proven effective sun screens! But with so much out there, how can we know which ones to...

Olympic Cupping Craze

Numerous Olympic athletes have been spotted sporting large red and purple circular bruises dotted around their body. The bruises are the result of an ancient Islamic medical traditional known as ‘cupping’ which is thought to heal fatigued muscles and relieve...

Junior Doctor Crisis

Junior Doctors all over England have been on a number of strikes due to the dispute between the government and The British Medical Association (BMA). The basic pay of Junior Doctors, under the terms of the new contract, will be...

Flu Vaccines

Protect your little ones from flu this winter As December draws that little bit closer, it’s important to protect your little ones to ensure that they can enjoy the excitement of the season.  Before the inevitable rounds of coughs, sneezes and...