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2019
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February
2019
MP for Cities of London and Westminster, Rt Hon Mark Field, visited a London dental practice to expand his understanding of the importance of children’s oral health. ...
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14
February
2019
Employee health and wellbeing is increasingly informing the way businesses are structuring and designing their office spaces. A report recently commissioned by Staples found 81% of employees felt their workspace had an impact on their mental health, ...
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13
February
2019
Bupa research has found that over 4.5 million workers have put off a visit to the dentist, because of time constraints. ...
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12
February
2019
A pair of lovestruck 95-year-olds are celebrating their 75th Valentine’s Day as a married couple, and say the secret to relationship success is working together, as well as surrounding yourself with family. ...
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08
February
2019
Anna Russell, Corporate Responsibility and Internal Communications Director at Bupa UK, is mum to 12-year-old Mia. To raise awareness this Children’s Mental Health Week, she shares her daughter’s explanation of anxiety and what helps her when she get...
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07
February
2019
Katie shared her experience of living with depression and severe anxiety last year as part of Bupa’s ‘Let’s talk about mental health in the workplace’ video campaign. A year on, here she shares how her colleagues responded to her talking openly about...
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07
February
2019
More than 90 Bupa employees in the UK have taken part in Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England’s training course. Here some of Bupa’s mental health first aiders share why they wanted to take the MHFA course and what they took away from the training....
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07
February
2019
Bupa UK’s Insurance Executive Team became the first executive team in the UK to train as mental health first aiders last year, with many more at Bupa receiving training since. But what does it mean to be a mental health first aider and what does the ...
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06
February
2019
Bupa UK is the first healthcare provider to sign up to The 5% Club, strengthening its commitment to nurturing talent and providing training opportunities at all levels while earning a salary. ...
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04
February
2019
Bupa has created a guide to help parents to start a conversation about mental health and resilience with their children. ...
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01
February
2019
Ahead of World Cancer Day on Monday (4 February) we caught up with Bupa UK’s Julia Ross to find out more about Cancer Direct Access, what’s next for Bupa’s Cancer Promise, and which new cancer drugs and treatments she is keeping a close eye on. ...
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31
January
2019
Millions of women are putting their health at risk by failing to check their breasts and delaying seeking help for symptoms which could indicate breast cancer. ...
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30
January
2019
Joao moved to the UK to follow his passion for dentistry. Here he shares what he loves most about his job and his career ambitions. ...
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25
January
2019
Domingos Mamede, dental implant surgeon and cosmetic dentist at Bupa Dental Care in Great Dunmow, was crowned Best Young Dentist UK East 2018 at The Private Dentistry Awards last week. We caught up with him following the glitzy awards ceremony to fin...
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24
January
2019
I was delighted to see the opening of our new paediatric outpatient department, Skyline, at Bupa Cromwell Hospital last week. It’s the result of a lot of hard work and dedication from our wonderful employees and will ensure we can provide much-needed...
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24
January
2019
How much can the young and old teach each other? That’s the question being asked as a luxury retirement village opens its doors to a group of nine and 10-year-olds. ...
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22
January
2019
Bupa Dental Care has kicked off the new year by announcing the acquisition of nine new dental practices across the UK and the Republic of Ireland. The new sites will provide a mixture of NHS and private dentistry. ...
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21
January
2019
Millions of women are avoiding seeing the doctor because they are embarrassed by their lack of knowledge about female health, including cervical screening and cervical cancer.   ...
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18
January
2019
A Battersea couple recreated their wedding ceremony, complete with stag and hen dos, as part of their 57th wedding anniversary earlier this month. ...
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17
January
2019
When we think of air pollution, we tend to imagine places like China which has a very visible and long-standing problem. ...
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17
January
2019
Bupa Cromwell Hospital has this week relaunched its paediatric outpatient department providing a wide range of specialist care and support for children and young people aged up to 18-years-old. ...
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16
January
2019
Ella Hewton from Bupa Bristol Health Clinic shares a typical day in her role as Health Adviser and how she practices what she preaches. ...
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15
January
2019
Managers at a luxury retirement village in Evesham have announced plans to recruit more than 100 local jobs. Richmond Wood Norton is set to open its doors in March, with the team recruiting for a range of full and part time roles across the care, hos...
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11
January
2019
A new Bupa UK survey reveals that the embarrassment over certain cancer symptoms such as changes in bladder or bowel habits makes Brits delay cancer tests up to 10 weeks.  ...
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10
January
2019
As the temperature plummets, many tips are often shared on how to avoid getting sick during the colder months. To help sort fact from fiction, Dr Luke Powles, Associate Clinical Director at Bupa UK, answers some of the most common questions people as...
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09
January
2019
Embarrassment is causing millions of Brits to delay getting symptoms checked, according to new research from Bupa1. ...
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07
January
2019
After a month of indulgence, one in 10 drinkers – 4.2 million people in the UK – are planning to give up alcohol for a month, according to a recent poll. With any challenge or lifestyle change, there are many questions about the impact it will have b...
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2018
31
December
2018
As we approach the end of 2018, it’s the perfect time to celebrate all of the wonderful things we’ve achieved for our residents this year. ...
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27
December
2018
Half of employees in the UK (49%) say they speak to colleagues about health concerns before sharing it with a partner or loved one, according to new research. ...
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24
December
2018
While Christmas is a time that will see many people clocking off from work, colleagues at care homes across the UK will be in during the festive period to ensure residents and their visitors have a perfect Christmas. ...
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