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How You Can Use Personal Protection Equipment and Sanitisers

26 /10/2020 – 3 min read How You Can Use Personal Protection Equipment and Sanitisers It’s clear – the pandemic isn’t going anywhere. No matter what the current situation is, there are steps that each and every one of us can take though, in both our personal and professional lives. These steps help reduce the […]

Eco-Friendly Acupuncture Needles: A New Needle Range for the Planet

Eco-Friendly Acupuncture Needles: A New Needle Range for the Planet

Have you ever considered the environmental impact of acupuncture needles and their packaging? We’ve all been looking more closely at our impact and here at Meridius, we’ve taken steps to offer reduced packaging.

World First Aid Day: Are you up on your First Aid?

World First Aid Day

World First Aid Day: Are you up on your First Aid?

Each September, World First Aid Day comes around to remind us that first aid isn’t just for a special few, it should be accessible to all. This year, it falls on 12th September and, after such a challenging year, maybe it’s time we refreshed ourselves on the humanitarian role each and every one of us can play in society.

New Support and Appreciation for Allied Health Professionals through the AHP Hub

AHP Hub

New Support and Appreciation for Allied Health Professionals through the AHP Hub

As many AHP services have paused during the pandemic, we are all feeling their absence.
The Royal Society for Public Health has recently launched an online hub for AHPs. On it, you can read blogs, keep abreast of COVID-related developments, access training and read relevant studies.

Could You Offer Physiotherapy Placements?

Could You Offer Physiotherapy Placements?   Covid-19 has scuppered even the best-laid plans and physiotherapy trainees have suffered a serious pause in their education. If you work as a physiotherapist, you’ll remember (fondly, hopefully!) your placements. Helping to not only train students in patient-facing settings, physio placements also help students work out which area they […]

Not So Simple: Understanding How Hand Sanitiser Works and When You Should Be Using It

Not So Simple: Understanding How Hand Sanitiser Works and When You Should Be Using It   Ah, the beloved anti-bac, tiny bottles of magic that linger in the bottom of our bags whenever we go on holiday, out for a picnic or, let’s face it, to the bowling alley. Since early 2020 though, hand sanitiser […]

Powerful PPE: What’s the Deal with Face Masks?

Powerful PPE: What’s the Deal with Face Masks?   This article contains guidance in relation to an evolving situation. Click here for the latest UK government coronavirus advice and here for the latest WHO advice.   Whilst guidance is changing continually in regard to the COVID-19 pandemic, one thing is for sure: understanding and knowing […]

Building a Flexible Career in the Health and Fitness Industry

Building a Flexible Career in the Health and Fitness Industry   Once upon a time, having a personal trainer was something only celebrities would consider. A gym membership meant access to a weight room and a few treadmills. Exercise classes could be counted on one hand. Working in the health and fitness industry was rigid. […]

Using Far Infrared Technology: What’s All the Fuss About?

Using Far Infrared Technology: What’s All the Fuss About? Healthcare technology is a massive field and every year there are new machines and therapies being tested. While fads come and go, some technologies stick around to become tried and tested. Far infrared is far from being a new technology (see what we did there?). This […]