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How Organic Food Helps Your Employees

How Organic Food Helps Your Employees A growing employee benefit is the delivery of fresh fruit to the workplace. Looking after your employee health and…

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Important Health Checks You Can Do At Home

Health Shield recently announced the release of the Workplace Health Screening benefit, a service that has been designed to look after the long-term health and…

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Improving Your Health Through Gardening

Many people enjoy a good pastime, and take pleasure during the spring and summer months when they get to go in the garden. Taking time…

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The Health Benefits of Pets

There are more than 20 million pets owned in the UK, with approximately half of all households owning an animal (excluding fish), however there are…

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Dealing With & Avoiding Heatstroke

The UK has experienced days of extremely high temperatures this summer and many forget how important it is to remain vigilant in hot weather. It…

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The Benefits of Playtime for Your Children

The Summer holidays are now in full flow, so here at Health Shield we want to explore the benefits of a child’s playtime since they…

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How Social Media can Affect your Health

The volume of people interacting on social media continues to grow, as the number of users worldwide topped 2.34 billion in 2016. However, whilst many…

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Mindfulness at Work

A popular topic amongst employers at the moment is not only their employees’ health and wellbeing but also mindfulness at work as an increasing number…

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Family Time Boosts All Areas of Health

When you read statistics that suggest 1 in 10 children are suffering with some form of a mental health problem it’s a worry. The increase…

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Safely Applying Sun Cream

A sunny day is a complete mood changer, but the sun is also a life changer. Not applying your sun cream correctly can become a…

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