It’s Walk To School Month

It’s Walk to School Month and the focus of this year’s campaign is how to make the walk to school safer and easier. Currently just 53 per cent of children in England walk to school (National Travel Survey), 42 per cent in Wales (Walking and cycling in Wales: Active travel, 2016-17) and Scotland (Hands Up…

BackCAre Awareness Week focuses on Back Pain In Older Adults

What is one of the major disabling health conditions among older adults aged 60 years and older? It may surprise you to know that it is back pain. However, your surprise doesn’t make you alone as research undertaken shows that there is a distinct lack of awareness, especially in older adults as to the causes…