January 13, 2016
We all know our pet dogs can hear things that we can't and you may have a rough idea of how bats hear. But have you ever wondered how a human's hearing compares to other animals, such as a cow or a chicken? Well we have spent time researching the hearing ranges of a number of common animals to see who has the best ears.
January 08, 2016
Any level of regular drinking can put a person's health at risk, according to official new guidance on alcohol consumption.
The new recommendations are based on scientific evidence which shows that alcohol can increase the risk of developing cancer, in addition to other health problems caused by binge-drinking.
December 30, 2015
Vitamin D is known as the 'sunlight vitamin' as we get most of our vitamin D from sunlight on our skin.
December 21, 2015
Westminster Time Credits are a community currency that recognises and celebrates the valuable time people give to their community and encourages more new people to get involved in volunteering.
December 16, 2015
As we get older our physical and mental abilities are no longer as sharp as they were, but it doesn't have to be that way. Research suggests that the way we live our lives - our diets, our exercise regimes - can have a big impact on how we age. And it's not just about the things we do to age well, it's also about the things we avoid.
Nearly 40% of us get less than seven hours of sleep a night. What does too little sleep does to your brain and body?. They suffer.
November 27, 2015
The London Central Mosque has extended an invitation to groups who would like to visit the mosque over Christmas and New Year. The visit would be a cultural experience and is an opportunity to improve understanding in our communities about matters of Islam, multi-culturalism, faith and diversity
November 23, 2015
Victim Support are running a project in Kensington and Chelsea to raise awareness and support victims of anti-social behaviour and hate crime. We can help advocate for victims, put you in touch with the right agencies, support you emotionally with the impact and provide a safe place for you to come and talk.
November 19, 2015
As part of the Roads to Recovery Peer Support Project, Migrants Resource Centre and Wandsworth and Westminster Mind (WW Mind) are offering free support to migrants, refugees and asylum seekers through Wellbeing Group sessions.
November 17, 2015
The RNIB are celebrating the 80th Anniversary of their Talking Book Service and to mark this special occasion will be providing their Talking Book Service for free for all current and future memberships of the Service