Family

How to help your child get more sleep

Every parent knows sleep is important for a child’s physical and mental development. If your child doesn’t get enough sleep they can also become irritable and moody, and they may also develop behavioural problems that could affect their ability to learn and do well in school.

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Family

Do you know the signs of sepsis?

Around three-quarters of British people don’t know how to spot the early warning signs of sepsis, a serious complication of an infection – also sometimes called blood poisoning – suggests a survey by Manchester law firm JMW Solicitors.

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Family

Music has a positive effect on dementia

Anyone who’s had the chills when listening to a favourite tune knows how powerful a trigger music can be for human emotions.

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Travel

Is bladder weakness making you dread your summer hols?

While many people are looking forward to jetting away to hot and sandy destinations this summer, there’s evidence that not everyone is getting excited about going away.

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Personal Issues

Keep your tummy happy on holiday

If you’re heading off on your summer holidays soon, the last thing you need is a health problem to spoil it. But if a survey commissioned by constipation treatment Dulcolax is anything to go by, more than half of women who’ve been on holiday have had their time away affected by tummy problems such as diarrhoea, constipation and feeling bloated or bunged up.

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Healthy Skin & Beauty

Guide to UV and IR-A sun protection

The best way to avoid sun damage during the summer months is to stay indoors. But that’s neither practical nor advisable – after all, no one wants to stay inside all summer, plus a little sun exposure is actually good for us as it allows our bodies to make vitamin D.

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Healthy Skin & Beauty

What you should know about the sun and your eyes

At this time of year it’s essential to protect your skin against the harmful effects of the sun’s rays. But how much thought do you put into protecting your eyes?

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Healthy Skin & Beauty

What you should know about the sun and your eyes

At this time of year it’s essential to protect your skin against the harmful effects of the sun’s rays. But how much thought do you put into protecting your eyes?

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Healthy Skin & Beauty

Get your skin ready for summer

Summer is the time to make the most of your skin. And your local Careway pharmacist is the best person to help you do just that. A visit to your pharmacy can give you the information and the products you need to keep your skin glowing all summer long.

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