Breastfeeding is scientifically proven and backed by the World Health Organization (WHO) as the best way to provide infants with the nutrients needed to maximize survival and ensure healthy development. In 1990 the “Innocenti Declaration” was drawn up recognizing the qualities of breastfeeding and despite 25 years hard work, there is more to be done.
Poor posture is a global problem that’s only getting worse. As the world continues to become more sedentary and society more “electronic”, health issues relating to bad posture are inevitable unless conscious action is taken. The good news is that almost everyone can avoid the problems of poor posture. Ensuring children form good habits regarding […]
How’s your moustache getting on? “Mo Bros” everywhere are taking action this month by growing a moustache for the 30 days of “Movember”. (It’s code for the month formerly known as November!) What’s more, they’re on a mission to spark conversation and raise funds for men’s health. So if you are approached by a walrus-faced […]
We love this sign spotted outside a café in England The World Health Organization states that only about 40% of infants under 6 months of age are exclusively breastfed. This is despite compelling evidence that ‘Breast is Best’. World Breastfeeding Week takes place 1-7 August, 2014 – let's take a look at why breastfeeding should […]
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In some climates, October is the month we associate with nature’s spectacular rainbow displays of reds, oranges, yellows, greens and browns as the leaves on the trees turn and begin to fall. However, for many of us, October is also the month to add another shade to our colour palette. Internationally, it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. […]