A brief guide to short term care

Understanding the difference between short term care and long term care is essential to making the right care decision for you or your loved one. This brief guide will give you an overview of what short term care is, and when it might be necessary. What is the difference? Short term care is care that has a specific series of…

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Cystic Fibrosis is Only the Tip of the Genetic Screening Iceberg

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is probably the condition most readily associated with genetic carrier screening, a blood test done to check whether someone is a carrier for a specific genetic condition. When someone is a carrier means that they have a gene for a condition but haven’t developed the disease. This is possible for recessive genetic conditions like cystic fibrosis, which…

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Neen Champions Women’s Pelvic Control

After you have had children, your weight may not be the same, neither your pelvic floor. I know the last few words from my midwife, on her last visit to me, was to look after my pelvic floor and do the exercises. It’s easy to forget to do the exercises, then you sneeze. An oops moment and you make a…

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Competition – Win a selection of Deep Freeze products

My husband suffers with muscular back and shoulder pain due to various situations in his life, so he always been a fan of Deep Freeze products. The patch was a godsend while we were away at Bluestone last month. So I’m happy to collaborate with Deep Freeze and offer a selection of products to giveaway to one of my lovely…

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Teeth Whitening Treatments Explained

Unless you are incredibly lucky and have been endowed with brilliant white teeth, there are practical treatments available from an orthodontist, who specialises in cosmetic dentistry. Teeth whitening treatments have seen some serious changes over the past few years, and with that in mind, here are your teeth whitening options, in no particular order. Image Source: Storyblocks Laser Teeth Whitening…

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Sexual Health Week With Intimina

Today sees the start of Sexual Health Week 2018. This year it is all about consent, a topic that underpins all our work on relationships, sexual health and well being. I have joined up with Intimina and the Ziggy Cup which is the world’s first reusable menstrual cup that can be worn during sex to help promote Sexual Health Week 2018. It sets…

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Win a month’s supply of the Fertility Supplement Proceive

I know how hard it can be to conceive. It took us 3 years to get my first daughter. So I’m happy to team up with Proceive to let you know about a new fertility supplement Proceive. You will find more info below on Proceive, plus further down you have the chance to win a months supply for both the…

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How to spot the signs of different conditions and illnesses

There are a variety of conditions and illnesses which can prove very detrimental to our health. However, many have telltale signs that can be detected early to either stop the process before it damages our health too much or at the very least slow its effects. In this guide, straight stairlifts provider, Acorn Stairlifts, advises how to spot the signs…

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CALPOL® discovers the next ‘Face of Fastmelts’ for Sixplus Fastmelts

CALPOL® was a lifesaver for us this past weekend when my baby had her 3rd set of immunisations. It’s a brand I trust, and my mum did when I was small. Since February CALPOL® have been searching for the ‘Face of Fastmelts’ for the CALPOL® SixPlus Fastmelts new packaging in store this Autumn. The competition entailed parents and guardians around the country to share photos…

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Your Appearance Matters: 7 Ways You Can slow down the Aging of Your Skin

Worried about sagging skin, wrinkles, and face blotches? Although aging is a part of life, you do not need to worry since there are better ways to prevent your skin from aging. You can actively slow down your skin from aging by taking the following steps.

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Stress Free Living: 5 Lifestyle Changes You Can Make to Be a Happier Person

Many people today feel stressed about at least one thing on a regular basis. In fact, stress is now so common that most of us consider it to be a normal part of life. This does not have to be the truth, though. Recent studies performed by the American Psychological Association showed that people under stress are more likely to…

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Competition – Win a Sambucol Immuno Forte bundle

Are you going on holiday soon? Don’t let the nasty hidden germs of the air cabin dampen your holiday mood. Research from Insurance Quotes shockingly found that a plane tray table can contain up to 11,595 fungal cells per square inch. Compare that to a toilet handle at home which features just 30 fungal cells, and you’ll be reaching for…

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The Benefits of having Dental Hygienist Appointments

Most people are used to visiting their dentists every six months or so for their regular check-up. However, many will not even think about booking an appointment to see a dental hygienist unless their dentist suggests this as an option to deal with any dental issues they may be experiencing. Despite what a lot of people think, you don’t need…

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