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What is Multiple Sclerosis?

What is Multiple Sclerosis?

Multiple sclerosis, more commonly known as MS, is a disease suffered by around 100,000 people in the UK, with 5000 new diagnoses each year. That equates to 1 in every 600 people in the UK suffering from the disease. It ranges from mild cases to being totally debilitating and disabling. This article outlines the symptoms, …

What is Cerebral Palsy?

What is Cerebral Palsy?

Cerebral palsy is the name given to a variety of life-long conditions that affect some 1 in every 400 children, with approximately 1700 new cases each year. Some people with the condition can live for many years comparatively unhindered, whereas more serious cases can massively reduce a victim’s life expectancy and quality of life. Cerebral …

Basic first aid kit – What should you include? – The Training Hub

Basic first aid kit – What should you include? – The Training Hub

This article looks at what a business should include in a basic first aid kit, along with a list of injuries each item addresses. Stocking a basic first aid kit In a typical first aid kit, your stock list can be split into three categories: dressings, necessities, and extras. Dressings are used to cover up …

Allergens – What are the 14 main allergens? – The Training Hub

Allergens – What are the 14 main allergens? – The Training Hub

Allergies can be life-threatening. Most people are aware of potential reactions to peanuts, but for a long time, the public was generally unaware of allergens within other foods. In July 2016, a teenager suffered a fatal reaction to sesame in a baguette bought at a national chain. In the Uk, the Food Information Regulations act …