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Be a quitter this No Smoking Day
Be a quitter this No Smoking Day

Be a quitter this No Smoking Day.  National No Smoking Day will be recognised across the UK today with the NHS focusing on spreading the message about the different ways you can quit smoking, so why don't you join them?

Plans to cut excess calorie consumption unveiled
Plans to cut excess calorie consumption unveiled

Major steps to cut people’s excessive calorie intake have been unveiled by Public Health England (PHE), as part of the government’s strategy to cut childhood and adult obesity.

OCD Week of Action
OCD Week of Action

OCD Week of Action is back: 19th-25th February 2018, where OCD Action are encouraging everyone to take action against OCD.

Healthier Homes Green Doctors Scheme
Healthier Homes Green Doctors Scheme

Free service for eligible residents in Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea to support them in having a comfortable and healthy home, to mprove energy efficiency, cost saving products, support understanding of utility bills, access fuel benefits and connect resident to other services.

"happily", a New Learning Disabilities and Autism Dating Agency
"happily", a New Learning Disabilities and Autism Dating Agency

Sister and charity worker, Helena Reed has launched happily Community Interest Company (CIC), a not-for-profit friendship and dating agency for adults with learning disabilities and autism in London.

Kensington and Chelsea Today newspaper
Kensington and Chelsea Today newspaper
November issue of local newspaper representing the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. With an emphasis on arts and culture as well as education, local news and events, the newspaper aims to entertain, inform and inspire.
Colouring-in good for mental health, study finds
Colouring-in good for mental health, study finds
A New Zealand University psychology department study showed daily colouring-in could improve some negative psychological conditions in adults. A study group were given either a colouring-in booklet or a book of puzzles and asked to colour or work on the puzzles for 10 minutes a day. After a week, those who had been colouring-in reported lower levels of depressive symptoms and anxiety.
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and Macmillan Cancer Support is encouraging people to be aware of the signs and symptoms of the disease.
Top tips to help keep calm on National Stress Awareness Day
Top tips to help keep calm on National Stress Awareness Day
Today is National Stress Awareness Day, a day dedicated to recognising the impact that stress has on our lives and more importantly how we can reduce it.
Exercising in a group is better for mental and physical health, study suggests
Exercising in a group is better for mental and physical health, study suggests
Exercising with a group makes people feel physically and mentally better than working out alone, a new study suggests. Researchers found working out in a group lowers stress by 26 percent and significantly improved quality of life.