News and Events: Health

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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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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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The Importance of Sunglasses

Sunglasses are an important accessory and not just in the summer months. This is the time of year that everyone will seek out their favourite…

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Diabetes Awareness

Diabetes is a common condition affecting approximately 3.5 million people in the UK. On top of this it is thought that over half a million…

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Stroke Awareness

May is Action on Stroke month and with so many people now living with the effects of a stroke, we thought we’d offer you some…

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