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Frozen Food Safety – 2

We continue our review of frozen food safety by taking a look at defrosting, refreezing and dealing with freezer failure.

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Frozen Food Safety – 1

It's late, you're starving and you're too exhausted to cook. You open the freezer and after few finger-numbing minutes of rummaging, triumphantly extract a serving of leftover lasagne. A zap in the microwave and dinner is served – but is it safe to eat?

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Treat Burns With Care

When dealing with a burn, treating it properly can help to limit the damage to your skin.

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Using Headphones Safely

If aliens landed on earth to observe and describe the typical human child, "headphones permanently attached to ears" would probably be on the list of characteristics.

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A Safer Home For A Healthier Life

Improving the home environment can help maintain quality of life for ageing parents, relatives and friends.

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Beat The Heat: Part Two

In part one of Beat The Heat, we covered being prepared and protecting your skin from the sun. In part two we look at preventing dehydration and how to avoid heat stress.

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Beat The Heat: Part One

When working outside during summer you need to be extra careful to protect yourself from the sun and heat.

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Always Wash For Safe Fruit &Veg

Fruit and veg are promoted as the healthiest of foods – but what's the best way to clean them of pesticides and other nasties that could damage your health?

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Safety In The Gym: A Common Sense Guide

Exercising safely is important if you want to reap the full rewards from working out in the gym. Here a few important tips to keep you powering along and free from injury.

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Play It Safe

It's just before the big game begins. You've got your uniform on, your sports shoes laced up and your mouth-guard in. But is your body ready?

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Keep An Eye On Holiday Safety

The festive season is no time to take your eye off the ball when it comes to eye safety, particularly if you have children in your care. Indeed, health authorities warn that everyone should keep a sharp lookout for eye-related hazards.

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Pack Riding 2: Safety

What are the tips for staying safe and staying upright when riding with a pack?

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Helmets Impact On Safety

Any cricketer likely to be confronted by a fast bowler seemingly trying to knock their head off will want to know whether their helmet is adequate protection. With this in mind scientists have investigated what helmets offer.

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Exercise Safely Or Not At All?

Scientists are questioning whether the health gains from promoting exercise will be cancelled by a higher number of exercise-related injuries.

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Baggage Check On Cycle Safety

How safe is it to cycle while wearing a heavy schoolbag? Scientists decided to investigate.

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