Tag Archives: Health

The Cake side affect, or size effect

I want to write today about how the job as carer or nurse type roles, make it really difficult to plan your diet and provide yourself with proper nutrition. Typically shifts are twelve hours, and its simpler to have two staff to rota for every 24 hours of continuous care needed, than to make shifts more human.

I remember a team leader who said ‘does anyone ever just go to the supermarket, buy a whole cake, and eat it in their car?’

Yes there was evidence of some binge eating, or emotional and boredom eating, by the other care workers I was alongside.

I’ve been going to the gym again and its been going well for me.

I’m hoping to reset my body into some better habits.

Grant Funding Online

I’m really interested in learning how to improve my writing. And how funding applications are written.

This is a database where you can browse Philanthropy

Philanthropy consists of “private initiatives, for the public good, focusing on quality of life”. Philanthropy contrasts with business initiatives, which are private initiatives for private good, focusing ..

I was looking into how to find funding for the city centre of St Pauls or even for community groups I am in touch with.

Something in the water

The new health secretary has been reported to be proposing adding fluoride to the water supply in the UK as we can’t be trusted to brush our teeth independently?

A graph to show the approval rating of support for Labour Minister Kier Starmer in 2020
I know we were fed up with the last health secretary….

But how long will the current one, stay in favour on the polls?

I like having nice clean teeth. Having extra fluoride in the water doesn’t bother me too much if it’s marginal.