For many of us, the ability to ignore our work emails out of hours would come as a welcome relief, but new research concludes that blocking employees from doing so could actually be detrimental to their wellbeing.According to a study conducted by researchers from the University of Sussex and published in the journal Computers in Human Behaviour, banning employees from checking their work email outside the workplace can be “particularly difficult” for those who have “high levels of anxiety and neuroticism”.
"Every single time I see a camera, every single time I hear a click, every single time I see a flash it takes me straight back.”
The menopause is a condition that the majority of women experience as part of the natural ageing process.On Friday 18 October, World Menopause Day is observed around the globe to raise awareness of the impact menopause can have on women’s everyday lives.
An estimated 2,000 tonnes of plastic waste – equivalent to 83m bottles – will be generated from Halloween costumes sold by leading retailers in the UK this year, according to a new report.An investigation by environmental charity Hubbub into costumes sold by 19 supermarkets and retailers – including Aldi, Argos, Asos, Amazon, John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury’s and Tesco – found that 83 per cent of the materials used to make the outfits were polluting oil-based plastics likely to end up in landfill.
Wear It Pink is an annual event which sees fundraisers wear bright pink ensembles as they raise money for breast cancer care and research.It is one of the biggest fundraising events in the UK, raising millions of pounds over the course of its 17-year history.
Billy Connolly has spoken about the reality of living with Parkinson’s disease, revealing that he has “started to drool”.Speaking to Chris Evans on his Virgin Radio show, the Glaswegian comedian explained that he’s “getting by” and while he has no plans to perform any time soon that “life is good”.
Christian Dior has issued an apology after receiving backlash for excluding Taiwan from a map of China.On Wednesday, the French fashion house displayed a map of China during a presentation about its boutique network at Zhejiang Gongshang University in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou.
The 50-year-old star, best known for starring as Rachel in ‘Friends’, joined Instagram on Tuesday this week..