Bupa newsroom (health)

2018
14
November
2018
This World Diabetes Day (14 November), Dr Petra Simic, Interim Medical Director at Bupa Health Clinics, looks at whether or not diet can help reverse type 2 diabetes and offers her advice on how to manage the blood sugar condition well. ...
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06
November
2018
Yesterday, Health Secretary Matt Hancock published a new report setting out the government’s thinking on prevention in healthcare, ahead of a more detailed Green Paper to be published in the new year outlining the government’s strategy to improve pre...
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17
October
2018
Bupa Group CEO Evelyn Bourke spoke to The Lens’ Oli Barrett as part of its podcast series. They discussed the future of healthcare and why mental health is crucial for employees and employers alike. Evelyn was also joined by Lorena Puica, CEO of I am...
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04
October
2018
Six million women in the UK declare they don’t know how to check their breasts for cancer and a staggering 80% of women are unclear on what could increase their risk of breast cancer. ...
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01
October
2018
Bupa has launched an online booking tool for businesses across the UK, allowing employees to book health assessments faster at a time that is convenient for them. ...
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10
September
2018
Bupa UK has launched a check specifically designed to provide assessment and advice for prostate and testicular cancer. Within 30 minutes, customers will be much clearer about their health in relation to these male-specific areas, either identifiying...
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07
September
2018
In the UK, more than half a million people suffer from work-related stress. Based on customers that had a health assessment in a Bupa Health Clinic last year, 59% reported that they had felt stress or strain in the past month – equating to almost 28,...
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31
August
2018
With news that the British Government is considering banning the sale of energy drinks to people under 16, it’s a good time for all of us to consider our caffeine intake and think about what it’s doing to our bodies. ...
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17
August
2018
Ninety-eight percent of people diagnosed early with bowel cancer will survive for at least one year, compared to 40 percent of people diagnosed at stage four, according to data from Cancer Research UK . However, nearly half of people have never consc...
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26
July
2018
New figures published by Public Health England (PHE) reveal a record number of 10- to 11-year-olds are severely obese. One in 25 10- to 11-year-olds are severely obese – up from one in 32 a decade ago. ...
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21
June
2018
Bupa Hong Kong Health Services has partnered with the Hong Kong Young Women's Christian Association (HKYWCA) on the Go Digital Healthcare Campaign, focusing on using health-tech equipment and tools to raise awareness of health risks within local comm...
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06
June
2018
Bupa and Waitrose's exclusive partnership will offer shoppers a range of in-store health services and activities. ...
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