News and Events: Employee Health and Wellbeing

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Explore the benefits of an Employee Assistance Programme

A number of employers will take on the idea of an Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) as part of their overall company employee benefits, but the…

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Walking Your Way To 10,000

If you are looking at upping your exercise and don’t know where to start, begin with some small steps. An easy way to incorporate exercise…

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Why it’s Important to Look After Employee Health and Wellbeing

Health Shield always uses communications to convey how important it is to look after your employees health and wellbeing, but why? There are so many…

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Getting Britain ‘On Your Feet’

Absenteeism in the workplace is costing the average British firm almost £5,000 per week. This is a staggering fact and which more and more employers…

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Changing Faces for Changed Times

by Philip Wood, sales and marketing executive director, Health Shield New benefits and services are being added to health cash plans to create extra value The…

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Keep Active with the Kids this Summer

For obvious reasons, people generally tend to find it easier to keep fit during the summer months. Lighter nights and better weather make it much…

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Tips for Amazing Feet this Summer

You can carry the weight of the world on your shoulders sometimes, but it is your feet that carry the full load. Looking after them…

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Advice to Kick the Habit on National No Smoking Day

There are more than 10 million adults in the UK that smoke, and although this figure shows a small decrease year on year, unfortunately it…

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Employee Health and Wellbeing – Spotting the Signs of Mental Health in the Workplace

It is a common fact that many people find it difficult to switch off after leaving the office. However, more people than you might realise…

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What Does IPT Mean for the Future of Health Cash Plans?

Health Shield Chief Executive, Jonathan Burton Now the nights are drawing in and Christmas is just around the corner summer seems a distant memory. But…

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