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Activ8rlives’ Asthma+me solution looking to expand to UAE and Saudi Arabia

Activ8rlives attending Arab Health looking to expand collaborations with hospitals specialising in childhood asthma.

Posted on January 14, 2020

Exercise linked to lower risk of 7 cancers

Cancers of the kidney, liver, breast and colon may all be fended off by increased physical activity. Exercise is linked to a reduced risk of seven types of cancer and the more physical activity the better, according to a study in the Journal of Clinical Oncology (December 2019), that looked at whether meeting the recommended […]

Posted on January 3, 2020

National Public Health Award for Maxine and Sandwell Weigh2GO Weight Management Programme

A Sandwell Council employee has won a national award for her work in helping hundreds of people in the borough to lose weight. Maxine Dixon has won the UK Public Health Practitioner Award for Improving Public Health Practice for the council’s much-praised Weigh2GO programme. Maxine is a weight management project manager in Public Health at […]

Posted on December 5, 2019

Active+me programme and Activ8rlives App helps give NHS patients living with heart conditions the confidence and skills to exercise safely

More than 26,000 people are recorded as living with heart disease in Cambridge and Peterborough and regular activity is one of the best ways for people with a heart condition to make a good recovery after surgery or a heart attack, but patients are confused [1]. What is safe? How much should they do? A […]

Posted on November 18, 2019

Inhaler devices and global warming: Flawed arguments

Excerpts from Mark L Levy et al, BMJ Open “In an attempt to address issues related to global warming and the contribution of pMDIs, Wilkinson et al have succeeded in generating a great deal of negative, potentially harmful media interest for patients who currently rely on these devices. They analysed the potential impact of switching […]

Posted on November 12, 2019

Latest Case Studies

Getting Control of Hypertension

High blood pressure can affect anyone – young or old, super-fit athlete or inactive couch potato. There are, however, some common factors that will increase your risk of developing it.

Just Average Jen – Body Analyser

Just Average Jen reviews the Activ8rlives Body Analyser Smart Scales

The Frenchie Mummy

The Frenchie Mummy reviews the BuddyBand2 waterproof activity tracker

Becca Farrelly

Becca Farrelly reviews the Activ8rlives BuddyBand2 Activity Tracker

Shell Louise – Activ8rlives Food Diary

When I was asked to review the Activ8rlives wellness and food diary app, I was delighted. Here’s an app where I can take photos of all meals and not have to worry about transferring them to my laptop.