The Medigold Health Blog
News and views from the Occupational Health industry leaders.
Select from our dropdown blog category filter to get the content that you are interested in.
Medigold Health’s Summer Work Experience Programme – Giving Young People A Taste Of The World of Work
At Medigold Health, we are always looking for opportunities to promote careers in occupational health. Following the success of our 2021 summer work experience programme, we decided to run the scheme again this July, to give our colleagues’ family members who have recently finished school the chance to gain valuable[...]Read More
Just two weeks from today, over 4000 delegates and 100 exhibitors will descend on the NEC in Birmingham for Health and Wellbeing @ Work 2022 (15-16 March). Billed as ‘the UK’s largest event dedicated to improving the health, wellbeing, safety, behaviour and culture of today’s workforce’ and bringing together professionals[...]Read More
Research conducted by Public Health England and various alcohol charities over the last 18 months has shown that levels of alcohol consumption increased significantly throughout the pandemic, with more than a quarter of people reporting that they had drunk more during the lockdowns.Read More
According to the latest reports from the Office for National Statistics, almost a million people in the UK are currently suffering with long COVID, with experts warning of the potentially huge implications this emerging disease could have in the workplace and for our economy. But what exactly is long COVID?[...]Read More
Research by the charity Alcohol Change reveals that alcohol misuse costs the UK around £7bn every year in lost productivity. Misuse of drugs can also adversely affect workplace performance and put your employees, colleagues, and customers at risk. With evidence suggesting that people’s consumption of alcohol and drugs has increased[...]Read More