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Cold weather health warnings issued by PHE

Cold weather health warnings issued by PHE Cold weather puts young children, people over 65 and those with heart and lung conditions at risk from low temperatures. From:Public Health England With many parts of England forecast to receive their first bout of cold this winter, Public Health England (PHE) is today (12 December 2018) issuing […]

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Food poisoning at Christmas

Avoid the unwanted gift of food poisoning this Christmas
Avoid the unwanted gift of food poisoning this Christmas by following some simple tips to protect you and your loved ones from tummy troubles.

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What to eat to boost immunity

Do people who eat healthier actually get sick less?
Those who eat more fruits and vegetables appear to have a lower risk of getting an upper respiratory tract infection like the common cold, whether t …

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Plastic bank petition response highlights importance of recycling

Increasing the range of material that can be recycled and encouraging more people to put all the right things in their green bins is a priority for Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council.
But the counc …

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Sciatica

I often see patients complaining of sciatica. But what is it?
Sciatica is a “bucket term” that is used to describe the distribution of pain, that is caused when there is an irritation to the sciat …

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Laurabella The Barn Spa

Tucked away you will find a treasure of a spa. A little piece of heaven that cocoons you, making you feel warm, wanted and has your best interests at heart. Things are done differently at Laurabella, …

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Diabetes

We’ve known since the 1930s that type 2 diabetes can be prevented, arrested, and even reversed with a plant-based diet.
Plant-based diets are relatively low in calories; is it possible that diabetes …

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Men’s health is in trouble…

Men’s health is in trouble
All around the world, fathers, brothers and friends face a health crisis that isn’t being talked about. Men are dying too young, before their time and for no goo …

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The Blue Space Male Cancer Support

The Blue Space was officially launched in 2016 by the mayor of Basingstoke and our supporters include Andrew Bishop the chief medical officer of the North Hampshire NHS Trust and the Chemotherapy and …

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Why isn’t all wine vegan?

We all know now that most wine is made from grapes and grape is a fruit. So one would reason that all wine is therefore vegetarian and vegan friendly. But that is not the case. Why you may ask?
After …

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WB Smokers Encouraged to Take Part in Stoptober

The Public Protection Partnership (PPP), which delivers Trading Standards, Environmental Health and Licensing services across Bracknell Forest, West Berkshire and Wokingham, is inviting smokers in Wes …

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Heather House gets new gym equipment

Local occupational health provider Trident Medical Services (TMS) chose SeeAbility as its charity of the year for September 2017 to August 2018 and set itself a target of raising £7,000 for its Heath …

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Gym work-out into electricity!

SportsArt launches its new ECO-POWR range of fitness equipment into the UK, including the world’s first energy producing treadmill. This innovative new range harnesses the energy used during a w …

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A controlled environment- Consol tanning

Whilst the concept of tanning still raises concerns for some, the research into the natural tanning process has developed and the results may be surprising.
Overexposure and burning is dangerous and s …

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Is your fitness regime causing you injury?

Gyms and fitness classes are the ultimate place for me to go to find patients. These are the little mistakes to avoid!
Slouching
Slouching over the gym equipment is creating a hunched back and flexed …

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Lets get physical, Physical

Andy Lavery, Founder of Dawn Breakers
Your Personal Trainer will push you that extra mile helping you achieve your goals with more efficiency.
Personal
Training
Personal training provides you with tha …

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Can you drink Prosecco to loose weight?

There has been a lot of press recently that some wines can actually help your waistline. But can drinking prosecco really help you to lose weight? To crack that old chestnut, we need to look a bit clo …

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Newbury Cancer Care is on the move

After 12 years of calling Deanwood Golf Club home, Newbury & District Cancer Care Trust (NDCCT) is moving on the 3rd September. With the completion of “The Rosemary Centre” in the “Greenham …

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Creative Nature launches crowd-funding campaign

Free-from food company Creative Nature launches crowd-funding campaign to branch out
Creative Nature – which turned down funding from Dragons’ Den almost a year ago – has launched a …

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Almost half of Brits worry their water supply is contaminated!

Almost half of Brits worry their water supply is contaminated
Cardiff, Wales, June 6, 2018 – One-in-two Britons (49.2%) worry their tap drinking water contains contaminants like lead, bacteria, carc …

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