Monday, 21 January 2013 00:00
Herb & Hedgerow has just launched its HerbBlurb blog at http://www.herbhedgerow.co.uk. The HerbBlurb is your first stop for articles about herbal beauty, natural skincare, natural beauty throughout history and lots of other information on all things herby!
Published in News
Thursday, 03 January 2013 00:00
Keeping up with an exercise regimen is an essential part of maintaining good health and avoiding obesity, especially if you work in a sedentary profession that requires you to spend the majority of your day sitting still. Unfortunately, managing an exercise schedule while meeting the demands of a busy career can also be quite a challenge.
Monday, 15 October 2012 01:00
Psychologists at the University of Reading have launched a free iPhone app to help people with depression get direct access to help - without needing to go to their GP. Developed as part of a PhD research project, the app, called Mood Mate, is available for download now. It was launched on October 10, World Mental Health Day.
Monday, 08 October 2012 03:00
According to U.S. Census data, the number of stay-at-home dads has more than doubled since 2001, meaning that there are a lot more dads spending time at the park with the little ones while mom is holding down a career. In some cases, this shift is due to the recession and the loss of jobs that accompanied it, but there’s also a hefty portion of fathers who have simply chosen to stay home with their children because the arrangement is best for their individual families.
Published in Kids
Thursday, 04 October 2012 01:00
In today’s hectic world, managing all of the tasks that you’re responsible for each day can be a daunting prospect. Keeping track of your professional and personal duties requires something a bit more comprehensive than the pen-and-paper lists and sticky notes of days gone by. Fortunately, Apple’s wildly popular iPhone and the App Store offer a variety of interactive options for keeping up with all of the items on your to-do list. These 10 apps keep the time-sensitive tasks in your life at the tips of your fingers, and help to make them more manageable.
Published in News
Saturday, 15 September 2012 01:00
De Agostini, one of Europe and Asia's largest publishers of educational and entertainment publications, is proud to announce its first major UK app launch with the release of their critically acclaimed educational app, How My Body Works.
Published in Kids
Saturday, 08 September 2012 01:00
When a member of the family suffers from food or seasonal allergies, managing symptoms and reducing the likelihood of contact with known allergens is of the utmost importance. Fortunately, modern technology offers a slew of options for doing just that, with iPhone apps available in the famed App Store to do everything from tracking pollen counts to discovering potentially problematic food ingredients to reminding sufferers to take their medication daily, just to name a few. I
Monday, 03 September 2012 01:00
Learning that you’re going to be a father is one of the most exciting pieces of news that you’ll ever get. That doesn’t mean, however, that poring over dry instructional books on pregnancy and childbirth is particularly stimulating. Thankfully, the advent of smartphones allows a father-to-be to stay involved and educate himself about the changes in his partners’ and his child’s body in an interactive, entertaining way. These are the ten must-have iPhone apps for expectant fathers, from the informative to the amusing.
Published in Pregnancy
Thursday, 26 July 2012 01:00
Coventry University are this week launching a revolutionary new cookbook and app that can help you use food to get fitter. The Cooking for sport and exercise recipe resource shows you how easy it can be to eat healthy and improve your exercise or training regimes. This exciting and easy-to-use cookbook makes the science of food and nutrition simple to understand and offers tasty nutritious recipe ideas that work well alongside a healthy active lifestyle.
Tuesday, 24 July 2012 01:00
Do you want to improve your concentration? Do you need help to relax after a stressful day at work? Do you want to find more balance in today’s busy environment? There is a simple and efficient solution to that: The Mindfulness App!
Published in Meditation