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Your one-stop-shop for all things sustainable in healthcare, from green products to hints and tips for starting your green journey - we are here to help you put your sustainable foot forward.
Explore natural remedies for treating your eczema
A quarter of people in the UK use complementary and alternative medicines. Those living with eczema are leading the pack, with many people taking treatment into their own hands when their prescribed ones just aren’t cutting it. The growing interest in sustainability and the health of the planet has also played a key role in this movement towards more natural, organic healthcare alternatives. This week, we spotlight three natural treatments for eczema and the effects they have on the planet.
How can I stay healthy on a vegan diet?
It's Veganuary! If you're just making the switch of have been a steadfast vegan for sometime, we want to make sure your vegan diet is as nourishing as possible. Here is our advice for staying healthy, balanced and vegan...
Survey Results: How does climate change effect your health?
More than 80% of people believe that climate change is a global emergency, however many are not well informed on the health impacts of it or know how to reduce their own carbon footprint. Read more here...
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Health and climate change: 'Billions of people are at risk'
Whether it’s risks to sources of food and nutrition, more heat-related deaths or impacts on mental health, here's how climate change effects our health...
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Does warmer weather cause more cardiovascular issues in men?
We all love a bit of sunshine but a recent study shows that it could increase cardiovascular issues in men...
Are GP surgeries getting greener?
GP surgeries are doing their bit to reduce their green house gas emissions, here’s how…
Answering CBD FAQs with Bud & Tender
Bud & Tender is a UK-based, award-winning CBD supplement company. Here, Director of the brand Mark Turner shares his expert knowledge on all you need to know about CBD...
National Food Strategy: What are the recommendations?
Last week, part two of The National Food Strategy was published. The press is going crazy for it, so we thought we’d unpick the report!
Love your Lungs Week: 5 easy steps for cleaner air
Over the last year, our respiratory health has been pushed to the forefront of our consciousness. Asthma UK and British Lung Foundation have teamed up to remind us to continue to love our lungs even though our health priorities might be changing again. Read on to learn 5 steps for cleaner air and healthier lungs...
Covid-19: Is it safe to use reusable cups at events?
Within the first weeks of the pandemic, bans on reusable cups, food containers and bags stopped us from doing our bit for the planet. Despite that ban being lifted in August last year, concerns surrounding the safety of reusables at events are beginning to whir. As more of us head out to theatres, festivals and gigs, here’s the low down on the safety of reusables...
Sun Awareness Week 2021: 3 SPFs that protect you and the planet!
Have you ever thought that your sunscreen could be harming the Earth? This Sun Awareness Week, we want to spotlight our top three SPFs that protect you and the planet!
World Earth Day 2021: Healthy diet, healthy planet
Sometimes large scale planetary issues like green house emmisions, globalisation and climate change can feel far from your reach. So, this Earth Day, we wanted to show you how switching to a healthy diet does wonders for the planet too...
TH+ Webinar with Dr Rebecca Foljambe: Creating empowering conversations around consent and the ‘planned wanted child’
The Birds and The Bees! At one point or another, many of us will have to sit down with our children to have that chat. But have you thought about how to approach sexual consent and what life is really like with a baby? Dr Rebecca Foljambe, GP and founder of charity You Before Two, is here to chat with us about how we can create and engage in positive conversations around consent and sexual relationships with the next generation.
VIDEO: Dr Gemma Newman: Harness the power of your immune system
Dr. Gemma Newman joins us for a brilliant expert webinar on immunity. The holistic health expert highlights how healthy habits and the power of a plant-based plate can boost your immunity for a healthier, happier you!
Sustainability in healthcare report 2021
At talkhealth, we are dedicated to safeguarding the future of both healthcare and the planet. To find out more about how talkgreen could help you make greener choices, we asked our members how sustainable healthcare has shaped their patient journeys so far and the areas that they believe need an extra nudge to become more planet conscious. The results spotlight the pitfalls in sustainable healthcare...
Plant-based vs. vegan diets: which one is which?
Whether you’ve heard of vegetarian, flexitarian, ovo-veggie (FYI - that’s no eggs) or pescatarian, there is no denying that more people are steering clear of meat and animal products these days. Yes, there’s a lot to learn, but there are two diets that are undoubtedly causing the most confusion at the moment. Enter the vegan diet and the whole-food, plant-based diet, both very popular on the 2021 health scene, both high in plant consumption, but, muddling the two could leave you blushing in the vegetable aisle. talkhealth is here to help...
talkhealth meets... Dr Gemma Newman
Earlier this year, Dr Gemma Newman joined us for an exclusive webinar. As an expert in holistic health and plant-based diets, Gemma has all the tools you need to harness the power of your immune system. Before her 40-minute digital session, we wanted to learn more about Gemma. In this short Q&A, she shares how her own health journey drove her to help others...
Welcome to talkgreen!
It’s been a busy month at talkhealth HQ and we are delighted to share our new sustainable platform with you. Welcome to talkgreen! Your one-stop-shop for all things sustainable healthcare.
talkgreen - Bomull Baby's green top tips
Parenting can be messy and wasteful...but it doesn't have to be that way. Bombull Baby specialises in eco-friendly babywear and products that will keep your little one sustainably clean and rash-free.