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How to manage male pattern baldness on a budget

Receding hair is something that affects over half of men worldwide, but this doesn’t stop guys from worrying about it. Male pattern baldness is responsible for a huge 95% of hair loss in men and affects over half of the male population worldwide by the time they hit 50, with 40% of men experiencing some hair loss by the age of 35. Where and at what age you begin to lose your hair is down to the genes inherited...

Obesity, that’s going straight in my basket

Obesity was once a term reserved almost exclusively for over indulgent adults. However, over the past 20 years, the number of children being given this label has increased significantly. In the UK alone, it is believed that as many as 27% of children can now be classed as obese – a worrying statistic. The knock on effect of childhood obesity is also a cause for concern, since the condition can lead to additional...

Joint Life Cover Overview

If you have a partner, you will understandably want to share your life cover with them just as you share your everyday life. Your partner will probably be the first person who will need financial support in the event of your illness or death, which is why joint life insurance cover can be a suitable investment for couples. If you set up joint life cover insurance, you will pay one premium to financially protect...

Is Life Insurance Dead? (excuse the pun)

Life insurance is just such a sensitive subject to think about so some people do nothing about it altogether. It certainly isn’t dead! Just because the topic is very sensitive doesn’t mean you should avoid it altogether! People buy life insurance to give their loved ones financial protection in terms of paying mortgages and domestic bills, particularly in the absence of any income. Policies usually...

Knowing Your Rights When it comes to Negligence

The human body is an incredible piece of machinery, and has the ability to do some amazing things; repair itself when injured; fight off disease; create new life; survive in adverse conditions and so on. This is why it is so important to look after our bodies, after all, we only get one! When nature needs a helping hand and medical treatment is required, we place our bodies within the trusted hands of a healthcare...