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Barchester Healthcare Health & Safety Team response to Covid-19 – RoSPA Workplace Safety Blog

Continuity Planning? Thinking back to Monday 16th March 2020 I remember getting up early. I was due to visit one of our homes in Tewkesbury. I was just about to leave the house when an email landed from a senior Director telling us all to ‘Hold’ all visits and be ready for a conference call […]

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After hitting ‘rock bottom,’ this man biked across Canada to fundraise for mental health

Six years ago, Braden Usher found himself in hospital with “overwhelming” anxiety and depression. Now, he’s just completed a solo cross-country cycling journey across Canada to raise money for youth struggling with mental health issues. The 26-year-old says fitness helped him achieve what he didn’t think he was capable of and now sees it as

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Ultra-processed food is a big part of the US diet and it can make people sick: Shots

Dr. Chris Van Tulleken took part in a month-long experiment. Heate 80% of his calories from ultra-processed food. He explains what happened in his new book, Ultra-processed People. Jonny Storey/Chris Van Tulleken hide caption toggle captions Jonny Storey/Chris Van Tulleken Dr. Chris Van Tulleken took part in a month-long experiment. Heate 80% of his calories

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Advocates hope Preston-area nursing home will inspire better Black health care

Community health workers say recently announced plans for a new nursing home geared toward Black seniors should inspire a network within the Nova Scotia health-care system that is better attuned to the needs of Black people. Sharon Davis-Murdoch, the co-founder of the Health Association of African Canadians (HAAC), says there’s a need for culturally competent

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‘Big Bang Theory’ Fans, Kaley Cuoco Posted a Frustrating Update After Surprise Health News

Kaley Cuoco is working through an unexpected injury, and she goes on social media to talk a bit about it. In an Instagram story posted on July 10, The Big Bang Theory star shared that she is experiencing a form of tendonitis. Uploading an image of her left hand wrapped in a copper compression splint,

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Scott McTominay transfer news odds: Newcastle and West Ham vying for Man Utd star, Everton and Celtic in behind

NEWCASTLE and West Ham are leading the battle for Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay. That’s according to Betfair bookmakers, who’ve updated their ‘Next Club’ market with rumors circulating about the player’s future at Old Trafford. Scott McTominay next club Betfair odds Newcastle – 2/1 West Ham – 3/1 Rome – 3/1 Everton – 9/1 Celtic

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How to prevent heat stroke or heat exhaustion during the heat wave : Shots

As the heat breaks records, remember that preventing heatstroke or heat exhaustion takes planning ahead to ensure you stay hydrated and can cool off frequently. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption toggle captions David J. Phillip/AP As the heat breaks records, remember that preventing heatstroke or heat exhaustion takes planning ahead to ensure you stay hydrated

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Your child wants a smartphone? What to know about the risks and alternatives : Shots

Are smartphones safe for tweens? Parents should be aware of the risks, a screen consultant advises. Elva Etienne/Getty Images hide caption toggle captions Elva Etienne/Getty Images Are smartphones safe for tweens? Parents should be aware of the risks, a screen consultant advises. Elva Etienne/Getty Images Your tween wants a smartphone very badly. So badly that

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