Category: health

Public Health England and East Sussex County Council statement on confirmed COVID-19 case in East Sussex

SPECIALISTS from Public Health England (PHE) are working with East Sussex County Council and NHS colleagues following a confirmed case of Coronavirus (COVID-19). The case has recently returned home from a cruise.Alison Barnett, Centre Director for Public Health England South East, said: “Public Health England is contacting people who had […]

ACS Launches Campaign to Create 25,000 Dementia Friends in the Convenience Sector

ACS (the Association of Convenience Stores) has launched a campaign in collaboration with Alzheimer’s Society to help convenience retailers and colleagues better understand and support customers living with dementia. The campaign aims to create 25,000 Dementia Friends in the convenience sector to help customers, colleagues and communities affected by dementia. […]

Fat shamed

Almost 4 million UK males have felt fat shamed at least once and so felt compelled to lose weight, according to new research. Actor Jeremy Edwards massively felt the pressure when he started to put on weight when the time constraints of being a new dad and a back injury […]

HEALTH STORY

Health experts are warning people to get the free NHS flu jab in the coming weeks to reduce their risk as newly released official figures show that hospitalisations for flu have increased 86% week on week. Britain experienced its longest flu season in a decade last year, lasting from October […]