Red wine Scientists from the University of Leicester have been studying the effects of a compound called resveratrol. This compound is found in red grapes and has many potential health benefits for humans such as helping to prevent cancer. Scientists from the University made lab models to identify any benefits of taking a daily amount Read More
Answer: Amsterdam, Holland Amsterdam is the capital of Holland and is also the largest city in the country. Historic architecture is everywhere to be seen in the city with many canals flowing through the cities vibrant neighbourhoods.
When you are travelling, it is important that you take care of yourself. People with cancer can be at a higher risk of developing blood clots, infections or lymphoedema. Blood clots People with cancer can have additional proteins and cell fragments that can cause the blood to clot. Other reasons why cancer patients may be Read More
In the third of our series of language blogs, we’re teaching you how to say Good Morning in 20 languages: German – Guten Morgen French – Bonjour Spanish - Buenos días Portuguese – Bom dia Russian- Dobroe utro Norwegian- God Morgen Japanese- Ohayō gozaimasu Korean – Annyeong hashimnikka Thai- Sà-wàt-dee kráp/kâ Latin- Quid agis mane Italian- Buongiorno Albanian- Mirëmëngjes Read More
People with cancer usually travel for the same reasons as everyone else- to enjoy a great holiday. After cancer treatment however, there are certain extra things to consider and plan for. Your destination When planning your holiday after cancer treatment you should first confirm with your doctor that you are fit to travel. When choosing Read More
Answer: Tuscany, Italy. Tuscany is located in central Italy and stretches from the Apennines to the Tyrrhenian Sea. Visitors to Tuscany will find beautiful countryside, mountain paths and a sea coast like no other.
Answer: Gozo island, Malta. Gozo island is one of the sister islands of Malta located in the Mediterranean sea. The island is truly beautiful with many stunning beaches and a variety of amazing panoramas. Within the island there are many historical sites, forts as well as one of the archipelago’s best-preserved prehistoric temples, Ġgantija.
For those of you that travel regularly you may need a few tips on how to become a better traveller. Here our 5 quick tips that you may find useful: 1. Avoid taking a plane and instead take a train By taking a train instead of a plane you can become a part of the ‘slow travel’ Read More
“When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.” - Clifton Fadiman What is your favourite travel quote?
All passengers flying into or out of the UK are being told to make sure that all portable electronic devices such as phones, laptops, tablets, MP3 players and cameras that are being carried in hand luggage must be sufficiently charged so they can be switched on for security checks. The UK airports that have begun Read More