NATIONAL IMMUNIZATION AWARENESS MONTH

When was the last time you checked to see if your immune system is up to date? This August, National Immunization Awareness Month raises awareness and encourages everyone to make sure they are current [...]

Schizophrenia Awareness Week

Schizophrenia Awareness Week aims to educate and reduce stigma surrounding schizophrenia. There are still many misconceptions about schizophrenia and it continues to be a mental health challenge that is rarely spoken about. Often, someone with [...]

DIABETES AWARENESS WEEK

Diabetes (diabetes mellitus) is a complicated condition and there are many different types of diabetes. Here we'll take you through everything you need to know. What is diabetes? Diabetes is a serious condition where your [...]

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS

LONELINESS! Loneliness is a growing problem in modern day life. Even before the lockdowns and social distancing that were brought on by the pandemic, around 5% of adults in the UK reported feeling lonely. And [...]

NATIONAL NO SMOKING DAY

QUIT SMOKING! No Smoking Day is an annual health awareness day in the United Kingdom which is intended to help smokers who want to quit smoking. The first No Smoking Day was in 1984, and [...]

WORLD CANCER DAY

What is cancer ? Cancer is a disease which occurs when changes in a group of normal cells within the body lead to uncontrolled, abnormal growth forming a lump called a tumour; this is true [...]