7.5 C
Coventry
Friday, November 15, 2019

Why hay-fever is so bad this year and what you can do to help.

If, like me, you suffer from hay fever then I do not doubt that you have been particularly suffering this year. Symptoms of hay fever include swollen, watery and itchy eyes,...

Coventry and Rugby CCG doctors sign off tens of thousands of sick notes in...

Doctors from Coventry and Rugby Clinical Commissioning Group signed 252 fit notes, on average, every day in the last financial year, according to NHS figures. Across the Coventry and Rugby CCG, GPs...

Over-usage of mobile phones at night is linked to depression and disrupted sleep.

With an epidemic of social media and over-usage of mobile phones across the country, it seems to me that it is hardly surprising that this over-use may ultimately have a negative...

More than half of new mothers in Coventry stop breastfeeding within two months, figures...

In Coventry more than half of new mothers stop breastfeeding within two months, contrary to NHS advice. Between January and March 2018, GPs in Coventry asked 1,004 mothers at their six-to-eight week...

Morrisons has introduced a weekly ‘quieter hour’ for autistic shoppers who struggle with music...

On Saturdays from 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM all Morrisons UK stores will dim lights, turn music off, avoid using the tannoy and turn check-out beeps down. The movement of trolleys...

It’s OK not to be OK

Thousands of people have taken to Facebook and Twitter for the #ITSOKAYTOTALK selfie campaign. The campaign was led by Luke Ambler, a 26-year-old Halifax rugby player who was distraught when in April of 2016,...

Cadbury to launch Dairy Milk bar with 30% less sugar.

Everyone loves chocolate. Fact. Yet, another crueller fact about chocolate is that it is most certainly not good for the waistline. (Apart from perhaps a small cube of dark chocolate every...

Wasps will be dedicating their opening home-match to the emergency services.

Wasps will dedicating their opening match of the Gallagher Premiership season to the emergency services. The club will shine a spotlight on the efforts of those associated with the NHS, fire...

Parents warned to check vaccinations after outbreaks of measles in Europe.

As schools break up for the holidays, parents in Coventry have been warned to make sure their children’s vaccinations are up to date following outbreaks of measles in Europe. Cases in the...

Building work begins to develop the city’s new Olympic-sized pool at the Alan Higgs...

Construction work on the pool has begun at the Alan Higgs Centre and is due to be completed in summer 2019. The £10.5 million project will bring a host of brand-new facilities,...

SOCIAL

22,800FansLike
2,108FollowersFollow
1,609FollowersFollow

FACEBOOK

TWITTER