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15 November 2017
Info, Health

World COPD Day

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.

31 October 2017
Health, Info

Firework Safety Tips

Firework displays are beautiful to watch and participating can be a lot of family fun. However, every year hundreds of accidents occur relating to fireworks and many of the injured are usually children and young adults.

10 October 2017
Health, Info, News

SHUSH Listening Tips - Samaritans

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.

27 September 2017
Health, Info, Healthy Living

Easy ways to stay healthy at work

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.

27 September 2017
Health, Info

Seasonal Foods to try this Autumn | CS Healthcare

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!'

14 September 2017
Health, Info

How to look after your sight

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.

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.

Jargon Buster

CS Healthcare has been providing private healthcare for 90 years and during that time, we’ve discovered there are some medical phrases and terms that cause confusion. Our Jargon Buster is designed to simplify any complicated terms that you may not be familiar with. Make sure you refer back to it any time you're feeling unsure about a word or meaning as you are browsing the site.

Confused? Take a look at our Jargon Buster

Our Jargon Buster is designed to simplify any complicated terms that you may not be familiar with. Make sure you refer back to it any time you're feeling unsure about a word or meaning as you're browsing the site.