News and Events: Employee Blogs

The Now and the Next of Wellbeing in the Workplace

Imagine a future where everyone has the right tools at hand to care for their physical and mental wellbeing in the workplace, enabling the supportive…

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Do You Know Your Numbers?

Approximately 16 million people in the UK have high blood pressure, and every year 125,000 adults suffer a heart attack or stroke as a result….

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Talking Mental Health

It’s a subject that could affect us all at one point in our lives – one in four of us will experience a mental health…

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Why Quitting Smoking Is Good For You

Smoking is an addiction that affects nine million people in the UK, with 2.9 million using e-cigarettes.  Many people at this time of year have…

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Keeping a Work-life Balance

More than 9 in 10 organisations in the UK recognise that a work-life balance can affect their workforce and there are an increasing range of…

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A Plan for Change

Although the new year is the notable time to look forward to what the year ahead holds, there is no specific time to set yourself…

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Seeing Positivity During Anger

More than one in ten people say they have trouble controlling their anger. There are a number of key triggers, and identifying these is the…

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Decembeard - Bowel Cancer

Hairy Support for Bowel Cancer

It is the time of year where all men are called upon to show their support for Decembeard in a very hairy way. Decembeard is…

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Looking After Yourself

It’s national Self Care Week and Health Shield wants to help by providing you with some more information on what self-care is and how it…

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Cancer Awareness

Spotlight on Cancer Awareness

Whilst Movember takes the shine during November, did you also know that it is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month as well?…

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