Category: Health

What Are the Benefits of Botox?

Posted on: August 27, 2020

Botox is a type of cosmetic procedure, which involves using injections of an irritant to the muscles or the connective tissues of your face. It is also known as the “injectable botulinum toxin”, but it is not really a poison at all. It simply paralyzes the muscle that is causing…

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Why not volunteer for a good cause?

Posted on: July 30, 2020

Ever feel like giving something back to the community? Volunteering for a worthy cause is a great way to meet new people, put something amazing on your CV and learn new skills. If you have little time to spare, then get a warm, fuzzy feeling by offering your help for…

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A danger to the Spruce Tree

Posted on: July 23, 2020

Trees of Britain are under threat from a variety of diseases and pests that do serious damage and even kill trees. One of these pests is the big spruce bark beetle (Dendroctonus micans) which found in forests and woodland right throughout Europe. It targets the fir tree, as the name…

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Could I be a live in carer?

Posted on: June 15, 2020

Live in care differs from other types of care in that the worker goes to live with the person they are caring for. This ensures that there is 24/7 care cover for an individual who requires full-time care services. Whereas most employees finish their shift and return home, being a…

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Getting a hold of your health in your 30s

Posted on: June 1, 2020

Our 30s is a time when we start to think about settling down, perhaps getting married and starting a family and it is also the period in our life when we start to think about all the things we did in our late teens and twenties that we need to…

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The man who knew blood inside and out

Posted on: May 13, 2020

In the fields of physiology, haematology, surgery and obstetrics, James Blundell had a significant effect. He had a short career but made a profound impact through his innovative and pioneering work in carrying out the first blood transfusion in humans. He worked as a teacher, physiologist, obstetrician and doctor, achieving…

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Varicose Veins During Pregnancy

Posted on: April 2, 2020

The changes to your body during pregnancy and the additional pressure placed on it can increase the pressure in your leg veins, causing varicose veins to develop or become worse. There are ways that you can prevent the occurrence of varicose veins and they will often improve some time after…

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