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Sep27

Stoptober 2016

Posted by HS in General

Stoptober is back for 2016 to encourage smokers across England to make a quit attempt during October. Stoptober has driven almost 1 million quit attempts to date, with thousands more likely to take part... read more »

Sep21

Anxious men 'twice as likely to die from cancer'

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Men who suffer from severe anxiety are more than twice as likely to die from cancer as men who do not, a major new study has found. Yet researchers discovered no such association between... read more »

Aug4

Could a Computer Game slow onset of Alzheimer's?

Posted by The National Hypnotherapy Society in General

A computer game has been developed to help Alzheimer's sufferers keep control of their brain function. The exercise involves a series of visual memory games. And though they seem banal, these repetitive activities dramatically... read more »

Aug2

A desk job could make you 60% more likely to die earlier

Posted by The National Hypnotherapy Society in General

Nine-to-five office lifestyles are fuelling a ‘pandemic’ of inactivity and leading to 90,000 unnecessary deaths a year, experts have warned. They say adults who sit down for at least eight hours every day must... read more »

Jan18

NHS England 'to impose 20% sugar tax' in hospital cafes

Posted by The National Hypnotherapy Society in General

The NHS is to impose its own "sugar tax" in hospitals and health centres in England to help tackle the growing problem of obesity, its head has said. Chief executive Simon Stevens told the Guardian newspaper... read more »

Jan11

How does your drinking measure up to the average in countries around the world

Posted by The National Hypnotherapy Society in General

How does your drinking measure up to the average in countries around the world? Find out below if you are similar to a boozy Belarusian or a teetotal Kuwaiti. Copy and paste this link to... read more »

Jan7

Diet debate: Are diet drinks a no-go?

Posted by The National Hypnotherapy Society in General

It's rare in life to have your cake and eat it. But are low-calorie sweeteners the guilt-free way to be naughty? Nobody is going to claim that regularly drinking full-sugar pop is good for you with... read more »

Jan5

Parents urged to get free sugar app to check products

Posted by The National Hypnotherapy Society in General

Parents are being urged to sign up for a free app which tells them the sugar content of food and drink. The "sugar smart app", from Public Health England, works by scanning barcodes and revealing total... read more »

Dec14

What alcohol does to your body after the age of 40

Posted by The National Hypnotherapy Society in General

If you’re over 40 and live in Britain, the chances are you like a drink. Last week, a YouGov survey found 'Empty Nester’ mothers were at the forefront of the middle-aged drinking epidemic in... read more »

Dec11

Tobacco firms challenge plain packaging rules

Posted by The National Hypnotherapy Society in General

Four of the world's biggest tobacco firms are to begin a legal challenge to the government's new packaging rules. The regulations will ban companies from using any logos or branding on packets of tobacco products... read more »