Desk Bound? Stand To Health!Desk Bound? Stand to Health!
Feb09

Desk Bound? Stand To Health!Desk Bound? Stand to Health!

Varidesk offers different model offers that suit everyones working style and shape. Standing desks help burn up to 50 calories per hour, when used for 4 hours per working day, that is 1,000 calories per week, or 48,000-52,000, which is the same calories burnt as running 18 marathons!   Varidesk offer a range of desks to suit everyone. The main differences between The Varidesk Pro Plus 36 and the new Exec model is that the Exec’s...

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FSB statistics show small business owners’ health most affected by orthopaedic conditions, mental health issues and cancer
Jan16

FSB statistics show small business owners’ health most affected by orthopaedic conditions, mental health issues and cancer

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has reviewed half a decade of statistics about the health of its members and identified that just three conditions make up over half of the initial referrals to its medical care and advice service FSB Care. These conditions are:  orthopaedic issues relating to the musculoskeletal system (35%)  mental health issues (17%); and  cancer (6%)   FSB, which is the UK’s biggest business group, also...

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New report reveals the value of occupational health to UK businesses and workers
Jun06

New report reveals the value of occupational health to UK businesses and workers

A new report from the Society of Occupational Medicine sets out the value proposition for occupational health services and the benefits of occupational health. ‘Occupational health: the value proposition’ cites evidence that shows organisations most commonly rank occupational health involvement as the most effective method for managing the problem of employee long-term absence from work. The document also reports that a...

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