5 December 2014
What with family get togethers, work meals and festive trips to the pub, it can be hard to watch your alcohol intake over Christmas. It’s important to remember however to stay within safe drinking limits while having fun. Binge drinking can have serious health consequences, from alcohol poisoning to a higher risk of accidents and depression.
26 November 2014
Latest figures from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) has shown that the numbers of smokers in the UK has fallen from 46% of the population in 1974, to 19% in 2013. Health warnings around smoking may finally be hitting...Read More
20 November 2014
A third of UK children are now overweight or obese by the age of 9, leading to health problems now and in later life. Researchers and health professionals are urging for swift action to tackle this rising epidemic of childhood obesity.
25 July 2014
TSE models are a great tool to encourage patients to regularly perform testicular self-examination and teach healthcare students to improve their TSE techniques.
Testicular Cancer Facts
• Around 2,200 men in the UK were diagnosed with testicular cancer in 2011 – that's 6 new testicular cancer diagnoses every day (Cancer Research UK).
• Testicular cancer has an unusual relationship with age as it...Read More
16 July 2014
This month at AnatomyStuff we are focusing on the subject of physiotherapy. Follow our Twitter feed @Anatomystuff or Facebook for tips, articles and useful product suggestions.
In today’s blog we are going to look at the subject of back pain and its prevention. As with many conditions, the best approach is to focus first on prevention.
An important way to prevent back...Read More