Posts tagged 'health'

10 ‘lockdown-beating’ tips to avert back pain

To mark Backcare Awareness Week, leading UK back-pain-prevention expert and Health Ergonomist Nichola Adams offers practical advice on coping with the growing challenges of working


The power of scent in the workplace

Can scent increase workplace productivity? Warning – You may find yourself sniffing your surroundings more than usual while reading this article. When it comes to

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Just another Merry Monday

Blue Monday is often cited as the most depressing day of the year. Falling annually on the third Monday of January, this year on the


Inside Vodafone’s London HQ, the Internet of Things is key to improving wellbeing

Now more than ever, data drives us forward. Today, in offices across the world businesses work with more information at their fingertips than we could


How height adjustable desks can transform your office

The very best office furniture combines function and form with style. However, the latest developments in desks means that workplace furniture can also help enhance


Why a lack of sleep can have a serious impact on your work life

Over the years occupational medicine has demonstrated the importance and benefits of addressing a variety of health issues in the workplace (e.g. cardiovascular disease, smoking,

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What is burnout and why does it matter?

As awareness about the impact of the workplace on mental health grows, conversations about the office environment are increasingly putting wellbeing at the centre. One

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Healthy building: Why do we treat our food better than our own health?

At this time of year, many of us suffer with allergies. But, according to Allergy UK, over 9,000 deaths in the UK each year are


How to design a healthier and happier workplace

The April issue of OnOffice saw The Porter Building lead the way as the UK’s first accredited WELL building Standard core and shell certified office.


Joyce Chan on the WELL Building Standard

The WELL Building Standard is an evidence-based system for measuring, certifying and monitoring building performance features that address wellbeing, that has established a highly visible



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