Category: Health and fitness

Will you be #FitFor40 this Men’s Health Week?

This is a big week for dads. Not only is Father’s Day at the end of it, but it is also Men’s Health Week (okay, not all men are dads, but many are). To coincide with this, healthcare provider AXA PPP has launched a campaign called #FitFor40. The aim is to raise awareness of how

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Should we do more to consider the mental health of new fathers?

Can you get the connection between all of the following; Supergrass, Radiohead, Ride, Lewis Carroll. J.R.R. Tolkein, Bill Clinton, Chelsea Clinton, Margaret Thatcher, Ed Milliband, Iris Murdoch, Camilla Long? All either hail from Oxford or were educated there. You can add to that list a superb but little known reggae band called Makating plus my

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Promoting positive body image – what do you do?

I was at a thought provoking round table discussion the other day. The discussion was about fathers and what they can do to promote healthy body image. The event was hosted by the Equalities Minister Jo Swinson and I found myself in incredibly impressive company. In addition to the Minister there was a Cambridge professor

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