The liver plays an important role in keeping the body healthy by completing hundreds of complex functions such as fighting infections and illness, removing toxins from the body, controlling cholesterol levels, producing proteins that help blood to clot and releasing bile.
15th November 2017 is World COPD Day. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a group of lung conditions that cause difficulty breathing. It is estimated that there are currently 1.2 million people in the UK with COPD, making it the second most common lung disease in the UK after asthma.
Research undertaken by the mental health charity Mind found that 56% of employers said they would like to do more to improve staff wellbeing but don’t feel they have the right training or guidance. Samaritans wants to encourage people to listen to the really important things their friends, family and colleagues need to tell them, and to actually devote some time and attention to being better listeners. When people feel listened to, it can save a life.
We all know that as we get older, our sight naturally needs a little bit more help. No matter what age we are, it is really important to look after our eyes, and make sure that they are in their best health. This includes going for regular trips to the optician and staying healthy. But what little changes can we make to our daily lives to ensure that we keep our sight as healthy as possible.
There is a lot of talk about foods that are 'in season or are seasonal. For a lot of people, these foods often come to represent that season. For instance, you probably associate summer with strawberries, and autumn with pumpkins....and it's not just because Halloween!'
GP24 Advice Line
At CS Healthcare, we are always looking at ways to improve the products and services we offer to our members. We understand that accessing GP services quickly and at a time convenient for you can be challenging. This is why we are pleased to announce we are improving the advice line service that is available to all our members.
CS Healthcare is pleased to announce an exciting change to its eligibility criteria.
Historically, all new members were considered eligible to join CS Healthcare based on their chosen profession. You had to work in the public sector or be a civil servant to become a member. As of August 2019, this eligibility criteria no longer applies. Now everyone can experience award-winning customer service.
Group Scheme Offering
We offer a plan for employers, giving their employees a choice of different cover options and the option to include their family. Whilst working with us to promote a Group Scheme, you will also benifit from other support we can offer, helping to promote health and wellbeing in the workplace including health checks, leaflets and posters, health related articles, content and e-newletter.
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