When you get married, rings are often exchanged as a symbol of your love and commitment to one another. But why do we wear wedding rings? And why the ‘ring’ finger? The ‘ring’ finger The tradition is that a wedding band sits on the fourth finger (in between the pinky and middle finger) on the […]

The UK is immersed in the heart of summer heat. Sweltering temperatures have made it difficult for many people to keep from overheating. This annual situation may have exacerbated difficulties this year due to the large number of people working from home. While working remotely, it may be difficult for you to focus or stay […]

Are you looking to get engaged but don’t know your ring finger size? The biggest part of choosing an engagement ring is picking the right size. There are a few things to consider, from your finger shape to the thickness of the band. You don’t want to lose it to the bathroom sink whilst washing […]

With summer comes higher temperatures, more sun exposure and higher risks for runners who may not make the necessary preparations to protect themselves from the elements as they try to get in their regular workouts. Even experienced runners can be caught off guard and suffer serious health problems if they are not properly prepared to […]

As the UK begins to ease coronavirus lockdown measures, people who are suddenly able to spend more time outside may be somewhat surprised by the warm weather and long days. While the pandemic may have put a pause on many aspects of everyday life, weather patterns and the calendar have not been affected. With summer […]

Ergonomics is defined as the science of fitting a workspace to an individual’s needs. Ergonomics aims to increase efficiency and productivity while reducing discomfort and the likelihood of injury. Many factors of ergonomics may be taken for granted in the workplace and be severely lacking in a remote work environment. What’s worse, poor ergonomics can […]

Whether it be through being laid off, furloughed, having to pay healthcare bills or by other means, the coronavirus pandemic has caused many people to undergo serious financial difficulties. As the UK tries to slowly get back on its feet, it may be a good time for you to take stock of your current financial […]

As the UK continues to ease lockdown measures related to the coronavirus pandemic, it is important to understand that COVID-19 still presents a serious threat. This is particularly true for the 2.2 million extremely vulnerable people across England who have been shielding during the pandemic. What Is Shielding? Shielding was introduced as a means of […]

Many people describe sun-tanned skin as a ‘healthy glow’, but nothing could be further from the truth. There is no such thing as a safe, healthy tan. Sun Damage Any type of suntan is the result of sun damage caused by exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun. Other types of sun damage include […]

Summer is the perfect time for making delicious meals on the barbecue. But while barbecuing can be a fun and tasty activity, it also can also carry significant risks. In fact, recent research from risk management experts found that barbecues are involved in hundreds of garden accidents each year—causing severe property damage and injuries such […]