Health & Wellbeing

Total 126 Posts
Looking after yourself in 2020

State of NHS buildings holding back improvements in maternity care

Leading health organisations have called for upgrades to England’s NHS maternity service buildings to improve care for women and conditions for staff in a letter to Health Minister Nadine Dorries today. Women’s maternity care was significantly impacted during the pandemic, made worse by old, poorly designed buildings, according

Experts warn pandemic has put ticking time-bomb on Yorkshire’s eye health

Thousands of people across Yorkshire could be walking around with undetected serious eye and health conditions, such as glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and even heart disease, because they've missed their regular eye test during the pandemic. Survey findings released by Specsavers indicate more than a third of those in

Yorkshire businesswoman to open UK first and only wellness destination

A new wellness destination set to open in Burley-in-Wharfedale on May 4 is believed to be the UK’s first and only to offer a combination of cryotherapy, ozone sauna and thermotherapy within the same premises. Named Fire & Ice, the company has been created by Halifax-born businesswoman, Claire Greenwood,

Yorkshire set to receive star treatment with reopening of beauty clinic

Business entrepreneur and aesthetic surgeon, Lubna Khan-Salim is celebrating the opening of her beauty clinic and putting North Yorkshire on the map with a revolutionary new skin treatment previously unavailable outside London. The Selby-based surgeon and skin specialist is one of only a few qualified, independent professionals that will be

£18m announced for cycle training for children and families

Government invests record £18 million toward cycle training for children and families Funding will ensure children are cycling-confident and whole family groups can receive bespoke training sessions through the Bikeability programme As restrictions are cautiously lifted in line with the roadmap, Government encourages parents and pupils to choose active travel

Leeds-based businesswoman helps therapists to prosper during the pandemic

Leeds-based business consultant and mindset specialist, Zoe Thompson, is celebrating the launch of her book ‘The Build It Brilliant Blueprint: 4 steps to taking your business online, a book for helping professionals’. Bringing together Zoe’s extensive knowledge of e-learning and her 10 years of experience as a private therapist,

How stress impacts your skin and how to manage it

Author: Lubna Khan-Salim, surgeon, skin care expert and Founder of With our lives packed to the rafters and women likely to experience stress levels 50% higher than men*, it’s no surprise there is a direct correlation between how stressed we are and the impact this has on
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