Category Archives: Life Style

National Smile Month is Almost Here – How Big is Your Smile?

In just a few days’ time will see the start of National Smile Month, the largest and longest-running campaign there is that aims to promote good oral health and a campaign that has actually been occuring every year since 1976. … Continue reading

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Refusal to Prescribe & NHS Prescription Charge Rise could force People Online to Pharmacies

Patients may soon find it very difficult to get certain treatments on prescription and instead may have to turn to pharmacies directly for their medication. A chart published by doctors based in Northampton, lists all the minor ailments whereby for … Continue reading

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Pensioners Given Free Condoms

The so called ‘baby boomers’ and pensioners will be given free condoms in an effort to stem the ride of increasing sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the older generations. The NHS campaign is the first of its kind and some … Continue reading

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UK Childrens’ Asthma Worse Than Other European Countries

New research indicates British children are more at risk of dying because of asthma than anywhere else across Europe. The research has been laid bare in a report published by the Nuffield Trust and the Association for Young People’s Health … Continue reading

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Asthmatics Warned They Play “Russian Roulette” by Not Getting Flu Jab

5.4 million UK asthmatic are at risk this winter and may be playing “Russian Roulette” with their health, warn charity Asthma UK. They fear that failing to get free flu jab could leave those with asthma at risk of suffering … Continue reading

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