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Are You Consuming Too Much Salt?

Healthy eating is becoming easier and easier thanks to better access and awareness of healthier recipes and foods on the internet. However, despite the push for better diets, many of us are still consuming too much salt. Are you guilty of consuming too much salt? Some changes to your lifestyle could be in order. Processed meats still contain too much

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Use Health Services Wisely This Christmas

Winter is a difficult time for our healthcare services, and this winter looks set to be no different as hospitals and GP waiting rooms become overcrowded. Staff shortages and a high number of admissions means there are a lack of beds and patients are being turned away. You can do your bit to help by

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GP Appointment Waiting Times – What Are The Alternatives?

Many people can sympathise with having to wait for a GP appointment. Current figures show that around 20% of patients have to wait two weeks to see their GP, leaving people frustrated with their healthcare services. The figures highlight the growing shortage of GPs and nurses in the NHS. There are concerns that this could

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Good News On HIV Prevention

Efforts to prevent the number of people contracting HIV are paying off, as the UK achieves global targets set by the UN earlier this year. With HIV diagnoses falling, it’s great to see the efforts to tackle HIV numbers are working. While any decrease in diagnoses is positive, more can still be done to keep

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