Create the Perfect Bedroom

Written by Kiran Singh Now that the winter months are closing in, it is time to turn your bedroom into a comfy, cosy haven that will warm you up and relax you after battling the elements. This list will help...

New Year: New You!

Every New Year many of us make resolutions to lose weight or to embark on a health and fitness journey. However, often many of us will break these resolutions. So this year let’s stop the cycle and try to...

Overseas Patients Leave NHS With £29m Bill

The NHS has been left with bill amounting to £29,520,378 due to unpaid bills racked up by overseas patients. These patients, not entitled to free treatment, are able to travel to the UK to receive treatment but are expected...

Benefits of quitting smoking

Around 100,000 people die from smoking every year in the United Kingdom and is one of the nation’s biggest causes of death. Did you know each cigarette has approximately 4,000 chemicals, many of which are toxic? Ammonia, tar, carbon...

Cysters Cervical Health Awareness Month:

Happy New Year Cysters! We hope you have had a nice break over Christmas and a beautiful start to the New Year. This month is Cervical Health Awareness month. So, ladies, do YOU know where your cervix is? Surprisingly only 1...

New Flu Vaccination Campaign Launched

Public Health England (PHE) is encouraging parents and carers to help protect their children from flu this winter, as the largest ever program vaccinating children against it gets underway. This year, the vaccine is being offered to 2 –...

Flu Patch Could See the End of the Painful Flu Jab

An innovative new ‘painless’ sticking plaster flu jab has successfully passed safety tests in its first trial on human subjects. The patch contains a hundred tiny hair-like microneedles that penetrate the skin and deliver the regular flu injection. The majority...

Monthly Health Tips with Dr Phil Dyer

This month Dr Dyer gives advice on Swine FluWhat is swine flu and how is it different from ordinary flu? Swine flu is a respiratory virus, which has some elements of a virus found in pigs. Pandemic flu is different from...

First Cyster Chat Group Meeting a Success

It was truly an eye opener. Sitting down with several women who are in varying stages of dealing with different Reproductive health issues and hearing firsthand their struggles, questions and triumphs. Meeting with these lovely women impressed in me and I learnt several things...

Local Care Home Event on Hearing Loss and Dementia

When: Friday 19th May Time: 11 am Where: Karuna Manor, Christchurch Avenue, Harrow, HA3 5BD   In support of Dementia Awareness Week from 14 – 21 May, Karuna Manor Care Home in association with bloom™ Hearing Specialists have teamed up for great event...