The Fresh Employee – Starting a new job in the New Year

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Employee

As a new employee in an organisation, whether large or small, it can be quite a daunting prospect – it is likely that they may have only met the HR department, or their immediate boss, or perhaps the owner of the company – this will depend on the size of the new place of employment. You will now have the task of ensuring that they have a smooth integration with their colleagues, and that the ‘daily grind’ is as pleasurable and fulfilling as possible in the very early stages. Questions will undoubtedly be asked as to whether there are any health benefits in place, and this is more and more important with the ever-increasing workload of a GP surgery.       Read more

What Does Alcohol Do to Your Body?

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Humans have long had a complicated relationship with alcohol. It’s been a part of our social fabric for over 9,000 years, and an increasing number of us rely heavily upon its influence. It’s even commonly claimed that certain alcoholic drinks, especially red wine, boast health benefits.       Read more

Get happy this Winter

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  • December 18, 2019 12:04 pm
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This Winter

Does your office suffer from absenteeism and presenteeism? Has employee absences increased over the Winter season for your business? Colder weather affects everyone in different ways, however, those of us who struggle with mental health are unfortunately more prone to illness over the colder months. Control absences within the office space by focusing on happiness through the Winter, alldayDr look into how you can improve absence with the help of positive thinking and healthier living. Promote these lifestyle choices this Winter in your office and see employee satisfaction improve.        Read more

A healthy Christmas with alldayDr

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Christmas

Christmas is not a low calorie, reduced fat time of year. On December 25th families everywhere sit down to over indulge and share a calorific meal together to celebrate Christmas. We offer you healthier options to give you a guilt free Christmas at the most fattening time of the year!        Read more

Antibiotic resistance and your health

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Antibiotic

We rely on antibiotics to destroy bacteria or inhibit their growth in order to fight infection. But what happens when certain bacteria become resistant to antibiotics? This is the case at present and if we do not act now, we could see a dramatic increase in the number of deaths due to infection.        Read more

AI and your health

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  • November 27, 2019 12:51 pm
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AI

With Christmas fast approaching the sales of wearables are rocketing with the number of users reaching up to 6.7 million in 2019 alone. AI wearables are most popular with consumers aged between 25 and 34 years; the generation most health orientated and therefor using AI the most for health tracking. We look into how AI can help you spot any looming health conditions, improve your mental wellbeing and physical fitness.        Read more

Your employee’s headspace in their workspace

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  • November 22, 2019 11:49 am
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We all know personal mental health matters, but did you know that as an employer the mental health of your employees also matters? Employee mental health can have fantastic positive effects on the way your business runs, however, it can also be detrimental and affect the way your business culture runs in a negative way. Creating a mentally healthy working environment, an open space for discussion and a support atmosphere could be the way to increase employee productivity for good.        Read more

Occupational hygiene; battling workplace sickness

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  • November 21, 2019 12:11 pm
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Hygiene

Occupational hygiene is at the forefront of many debates surrounding office illness. With presenteeism at an all time high, hygiene is the only way to battle the further spread of Winter bugs and general illness. Managing health risks and discussing them over hygiene within the office space is the only way to battle mass absenteeism within your business. How can you achieve a clean working station and hygiene conscious staff?        Read more

Digital Health & Your Business

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  • November 14, 2019 12:23 pm
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The Current Problem

It is a well-known fact that businesses are losing vast amounts of revenue due to health issues such as absenteeism and presenteeism in the workplace. For those of you unfamiliar with the terms:       Read more

Presenteeism – The rising bug-bare

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Presenteeism

Recent studies have shown that a shocking 83% of employees have directly witnessed presenteeism in the workplace. With 40% of workers stating that their work is affected by health problems, the rise of presenteeism is becoming a widespread problem across the UK. What causes presenteeism, how does it affect business and how can you battle the growing issue?        Read more

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