Blog 2016

Written from a WHISC viewpoint, our blog posts are designed to make you think.

Click on a date below for the full article…


19th September 

In recent weeks, The Daily Mail have reported a story about ‘goat yoga’…


5th September 

If a drug came on the market to slow the brain’s ageing process…


30th August 

Once, when I was at junior school, my parents were asked by the teachers to stop me reading so much because I was too advanced for the rest of my class…


22nd August 

The BMJ (British Medical Journal) recently published a report that found those who volunteered regularly experienced higher levels of mental well-being than those who never volunteered…


15th August 

As I type, the newspapers are celebrating Team GB’s greatest ever day at the Olympics…


8th August 

As you’re probably aware, Pokémon GO has been making news since it was released a few short weeks ago…


1st August 

It is less than a year since the beloved Liverpool Women’s Hospital was celebrating its 20 year anniversary of being officially opened by the late Princess Diana of Wales…


25th July 

You may have seen in the news that holidaymakers were stuck in horrendous fourteen hour queues on the roads to Dover at the weekend…


18th July 

Fortunately, especially when on hot summer days like this, WHISC gets to go out and about in the community…

11th July 

Are you sitting comfortably? Good! Then I shall begin…


4th July 

With the news that Caroline Aherne is the latest celebrity to die from cancer this year, you may be forgiven for thinking cancer equals certain death. However, this is far from the case…


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