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Legs Matter is a coalition of healthcare organisations that have come together to make sure that anyone with a lower leg or foot problem understands their condition and receives the urgent care, attention and support they need. Non-healing wounds of the leg and foot are one of the UK’s biggest health challenges. Despite this, all too often these types of conditions do not receive the care of attention that is required to ensure a healthy and quick recovery.
Modern life can feel relentless and stressful, especially during difficult times like we’ve all been experiencing over the last few months. However, with the right tools, we all have the potential to be mentally healthier and happier. World Meditation Day (May 21st) encourages people to celebrate across the globe, so that no matter where you are, you can take the opportunity to press pause and reboot.
In light of the ongoing situation with Coronavirus, many industry events have been postponed or even cancelled. We had a packed calendar at the start of the year, but understandably conferences, trade shows and workshops have been impacted by the pandemic – especially as so many of the attendees work with some of the most vulnerable in society. Despite this, some organisations are still creating content that attendees can access online. If you’ve missed out on a face-to-face event in the last few months, here are some online resources that you can use in the meantime.
Apart from those children of key workers who have been going into school, most kids have spent the last little while at home. It is a challenging time for everyone, but keeping kids safe at home is just another challenge for parents who are already overstretched! It is unclear at the moment when schools will be re-opening, but we do know that half-term is due to happen at the end of the month and then the summer holidays are on the horizon!
Self-care is an essential practice during turbulent times. We often talk about ways to improve self-care here at LimbO, we believe it’s an essential part of physical and emotional wellbeing. And in light of recent global events, it’s now more important than ever before. To help avoid stress, we’ve put together some ideas to help you recharge your batteries and look after yourself. 1. Be kind