ms society

World MS Day 2021

“We estimate there are over 130,000 people with MS in the UK, and that nearly 7,000 people are newly diagnosed each year.” – MS Society – World MS Day 2021 (30th May 2021) is a day in which people come together to raise awareness around Multiple Sclerosis (MS) & the impacts the condition can have […]

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World IBD Day 2021

“In the UK it is estimated that 300,000 people suffer from IBD.” – St Mark’s Hospital Foundation – World IBD Day is a day in which people come together to raise awareness about Inflammatory Bowel Disease and the impacts the condition can have on both a person’s mental & physical health. – “Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is […]

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West Oxfordshire beauty salon offers discount to Access Card Holders

Please welcome our latest Access Card Provider: Waterside Therapy – Waterside Therapy offers Access Card Holders a 10% discount on all treatments and the option to enter the salon through the treatment rooms rather than the main reception to ease any anxiety or fears. Waterside Therapy is a beauty salon overlooking a lake, offering all […]

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alzheimers society

Dementia Action Awareness Week (17th – 23rd May 2021)

“There are currently around 850,000 people with dementia in the UK. This is projected to rise to 1.6 million by 2040.” – Alzheimer’s Society – Dementia Action Awareness Week is a week in which people come together to raise awareness around Dementia and offer support to others. – “Dementia is an umbrella term used to […]

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World Hypertension Day 2021

1.13 billion people worldwide have hypertension: upwards of 1 in 4 men and 1 in 5 women – World Health Organisation (WHO) – World Hypertension Day is a day in which people come together to raise awareness about hypertension & high blood pressure and the impacts the condition can have on the body. “High blood […]

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mental health awareness week

Mental Health Awareness Week (10th – 16th May 2021)

“One in four adults and one in 10 children experience mental illness.” – The National Health Service (NHS) – Mental Health Awareness Week (10th – 16th May 2021) is a week in which people come together to raise more awareness about our Mental Health & to encourage others to talk. “Mental health includes our emotional, […]

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International ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia Awareness Day: 12th May 2021

“M.E. affects an estimated 250,000 people in the UK, and around 17 million people worldwide.” – Action for ME – International ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia Awareness Day is a day in which people come together to raise awareness on the impacts that ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia can have on both a person’s mental & physical health. “Chronic […]

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make lupus visible

World Lupus Day – 10th May 2021

“It is thought that currently, up to 50,000 people in the UK have lupus, about 1 in 1000 people.” (LUPUS UK) – World Lupus Day is a day in which people come together to raise awareness around Lupus and to offer support to people living with the condition. “Lupus is a long-term condition that can […]

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World Ankylosing Spondylitis Day – 8th May 2021

“1 in 200 of the adult population in the UK have axial SpA (AS).” – NASS. – World Ankylosing Spondylitis Day is a day in which people come together to raise awareness around Ankylosing Spondylitis, including the different impacts the condition can have on both mental & physical health. – The National Health Service (NHS): […]

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deaf awareness week

Deaf Awareness Week 2021

“It is estimated that there are about 9 million people in the UK who are Deaf or hard of hearing”. – British Deaf Association – Deaf Awareness Week is a week in which people come together to raise awareness around the issues still faced by people who are D/deaf or hard of hearing. For example, British Sign […]

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