Just two hours of walking each week could help you live longer, says study

It’s one of the easiest and cheapest ways of staying physically active, and now a study suggests that even small amounts of walking may significantly reduce your chance of an early death. The study, led by Dr Alpa V.Patel strategic director of the Cancer Prevention Study-3 for the American Cancer Society, […]

Just 10 Minutes of High-Intesity Exercise May Cut Diabetes Risk in Kids

The role of regular exercising has long been deemed important to prevent a host of lifestyle diseases including cancer, diabetes among others. The World Health Organisation recommends at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity exercise or 70 minutes of vigorous exercising for adults in a week to maintain a healthy lifestyle. […]

Sky’s The Limit? Big Bank Lending for Small Businesses Just Keeps Climbing

Lending to small businesses from big banks ( those with $10 billion or more in assets) and institutional lennders continues to climb according to a recently released Biz2Credit Small Business Lending Index report for October. The report indicates that loan approval rates at big banks improved to 23.5 percent, which […]

Education is for life, not just Christmas retirement speeches

Sir Michael Wilshaw, former chief inspector of schools in England and head of Ofsted. ‘I do not recognise Laura McInerney’s picture of an Ofsted sorted, independent and clearer in its expectation,’ writes Colin Richards. Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian Letters Thursday 22 December 2016 18.24 GMTLast modified on Thursday 22 […]