Health & Wellbeing

Saturday, 31 July 2021 00:22

Universities are being urged to do more to address mental health issues as it has been revealed that less than half of students feel enough has been done to support them over the last year. The...

Health & Wellbeing

Saturday, 31 July 2021 00:16

There are many different assumptions around what makes someone fit and healthy, and a new study has revealed just how important we as a nation think fitness is. According to a survey of 15,946 UK...

Health & Wellbeing

Friday, 30 July 2021 01:33

Cignpost ExpressTest (a division of Cignpost Diagnostics Ltd) has expanded its drive through Covid-19 screening service at Birmingham Airport. The new facility will be particularly...

Health & Wellbeing

Thursday, 29 July 2021 03:56

With the Government proposing to limit access to some venues and events later in the year to people who are fully vaccinated, young people across Wolverhampton are being urged to step forward and...

Health & Wellbeing

Wednesday, 28 July 2021 02:45

Public Health England (PHE) has launched the latest ‘Better Health’ campaign to encourage adults across the nation to lose excess weight, eat more healthily and get active this summer.  The...

Health & Wellbeing

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:02

The latest figures show over 130,000 people in Wolverhampton have now had both doses of their Covid-19 vaccination and so have the best protection from serious illness caused by the virus. In total...

Health & Wellbeing

Wednesday, 21 July 2021 02:50

Dr Katherine Henderson, President of the RCEM (Royal College of Emergency Medicine) has stated that it is absolutely essential that patients and visitors in Emergency Departments continue to protect...

Health & Wellbeing

Monday, 19 July 2021 01:46

Eighty years ago, in July 1941, a group of young men who had sustained severe burns in aircraft crashes during the Second World War came together to form The Guinea Pig Club. They took this name in...

Health & Wellbeing

Saturday, 10 July 2021 23:34

The situation with Covid will get worse before it gets better with cases "rising dramatically", medical leaders have warned. The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges said people should remain...

Health & Wellbeing

Friday, 09 July 2021 02:56

A leading charity has partnered with property investor and developer, Sam Ginda, in a bid to improve mental ill health in Sandwell. The Kaleidoscope Plus Group will be working with Mr Ginda and his...

Health & Wellbeing

Friday, 09 July 2021 01:15

The British healthcare and testing company that provides rapid PCR testing for airline passengers at Liverpool John Lennon Airport, in partnership with Test Assurance Group...

Health & Wellbeing

Wednesday, 07 July 2021 22:24

More than 2,000 National Care Group colleagues united in celebrations across England and Wales as part of NHS, Social Care and Frontline Workers’ Day on Monday 5 July. As one of the UK’s...

Health & Wellbeing

Tuesday, 06 July 2021 23:46

Fully vaccinated people in England will not have to self-isolate if a close contact tests positive for Covid from August 16, the Health Secretary says. Sajid Javid told MPs that the same policy...

Health & Wellbeing

Tuesday, 06 July 2021 02:41

The 73rd anniversary of the NHS was celebrated with the award of the George Cross and a cathedral service. In a personal message, the Queen said NHS staff across the UK had worked "with courage,...

Health & Wellbeing

Tuesday, 06 July 2021 02:15

Retail trade union Usdaw is urging the Government not to lift safety measures in stores as part of the release of Covid restrictions due on 19 July. Paddy Lillis – Usdaw General Secretary...

Health & Wellbeing

Saturday, 03 July 2021 01:56

An independent British healthcare company which provides a UK wide GP service has reported a 500% surge in calls and access to its services seeking help on mental health issues. Cheshire based AKEA...