News and Events: Health

Focusing on Mental Health in the Workplace

The UK has fallen in the World rankings for health and wellbeing. Considering the amount of focus that is put on the subject in the…

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Making You Aware of Your Cholesterol

It is overlooked how important your numbers are in relation to your cholesterol. Knowing these numbers can be a big factor in how you take…

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Do you Know Your Blood Pressure Numbers?

Knowing your blood pressure numbers should be as important as knowing your height and weight as what you don’t know about the ins and outs…

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Supporting Migraine Awareness

Headaches are a common occurrence for many people but did you know that migraines are the most common and disabling neurological disorder in the UK?…

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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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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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