Flu strikes in January


Public Health England has reported “high but not unprecedented levels” of flu being seen in the first week of January. The figures for hospital admissions during the first two weeks in December 2017 were in line with those seen in 2016 at between 1-2 per 100,000 people. In the first week of January that figure [...]

Flu strikes in January2018-01-18T08:40:25+00:00

Loneliness harmful to your health


The BBC has publicised a recent report on Loneliness completed by a cross-party commission established by Jo Cox MP before her death. The report recommends that a minister should be appointed to lead on the issue of loneliness in society. It concludes that loneliness can be as harmful to your health as smoking 15 cigarettes [...]

Loneliness harmful to your health2018-01-18T08:40:04+00:00