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Living with OCD – and misinformation – during the coronavirus crisis

April 2, 2020 Comments Off on Living with OCD – and misinformation – during the coronavirus crisis

We’re living in increasingly strange and uncertain times. Our lives are hugely altered, we’re existing in close quarters, unsure about the future and our collective unease is skyrocketing.

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“I wanted to reach as many young people as I could.” Deborah Dixon talks about preventing young sudden cardiac deaths with CRY

March 28, 2020 Comments Off on “I wanted to reach as many young people as I could.” Deborah Dixon talks about preventing young sudden cardiac deaths with CRY

In September 2011, Deborah Dixon experienced every parent’s worst nightmare.

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“My mental health is at its best when I’m active.” Northern Soul does RED January

January 10, 2019 Comments Off on “My mental health is at its best when I’m active.” Northern Soul does RED January

It’s January. The weather is rubbish, the piggy bank is empty and we’re all feeling a little bit sluggish. It can also be the time of year where our mental health needs some TLC. Northern Soul’s Emma Yates-Badley has registered for RED January 2019, a community initiative that encourages people to support their mental health by doing something active every single day. Emma will be writing about her experience in a weekly blog. In partnership with independent mental health charity, Mind, RED January can provide a focus in a characteristically tough month, empowering you to start the year as you mean to go on. 

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Review: The Spa, The Midland, Manchester

September 4, 2018 Comments Off on Review: The Spa, The Midland, Manchester

I absolutely adore a massage. Lying comatose on a heated bed with a shed load of essential oils being kneaded into my face and body is my idea of heaven.

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Northern Soul chats to Lauren Coulman, founder of Free to Be OK with Me about anxiety, acceptance and activism

August 4, 2017 Comments Off on Northern Soul chats to Lauren Coulman, founder of Free to Be OK with Me about anxiety, acceptance and activism

Last year, I lost two stone.

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Fleetneedles Forage: The Roses of the North

June 27, 2017 Comments Off on Fleetneedles Forage: The Roses of the North

Roses are an enduring icon of the North: red for Lancashire and white for Yorkshire.

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Fleetneedles Forage: how do you like them apples?

March 10, 2017 Comments Off on Fleetneedles Forage: how do you like them apples?

Apples are taken for granted in our supermarket multi-choice world.

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