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Why we need to take employee sleep problems more seriously

We all know how to sleep – but not all of us do it very well. 40% of UK population has sleep problems 20% of road deaths are related to fatigue £40.2 billion is the cost to the UK economy caused by sl...

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Council and NHS find a new approach to improving mental health in Cornwall

Evidence suggests the Covid-19 pandemic has significantly impacted mental health and wellbeing, which will have both a short-term and long-lasting effect on mental health. "With the ongoing pressures...

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Firefighters fight mental health problems

Firefighters are particularly at risk of work-related stress and mental health problems because of the nature of their work. As a sector, there is increasing focus on the mental health and wellbeing o...

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Should late night emails from your Boss be illegal?

Should late night emails from the boss be illegal? Trade Union Prospect says yes, and is calling for the Government to allow employees to have a legally binding ‘right to disconnect’. This would ban b...

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Team Doctor recommends five ways to reduce stress in the workplace

Recent research from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) highlights the crucial role the line manager has in managing workplace stress. At least one in six people are affected...

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Mental health problems cost us £34.9 billion a year – so what’s the solution?

11 May 2021: With this week marking the 21st anniversary of Mental Health Awareness Week, now seems a good time to ask ourselves one simple question. How can we support staff more effectively with the...

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Huge increase in number of employees experiencing burnout

A recent survey published in the Harvard Business Review clearly demonstrated the increase in the burnout phenomenon during the pandemic. Here at TeamDoctor, as specialists in workplace health, we hav...

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New COPD structured education course to cut waiting times for patients

The Sound Doctor, creators of award winning patient health education through films, courses and animations, have just announced their latest course for people with COPD. The company hopes this will he...

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New health app eases workforce blues as NHS Mental Health Services Stats expected to show more people need help

We have now lived with Covid and various stages of lockdown for a year. The effects on our mental health have been talked about increasingly and the ramifications of the past year are now being shown...