Eight-out-of-10 people back use of GPS devices to safeguard independence of people living with dementia
More than eight-out-of-10 (81%) Britons support people living with dementia wearing GPS devices to help them to retain their independence and stay safe.
The 50 things that put the 'Feel Great' in Great Britain
Great Britain is the only nation with ‘great’ in its name and now Bupa* has revealed a definitive list of the weird and wonderful things that actually make the people of our great nation feel great. It also reveals a worrying trend for how rarely people enjoy feeling great. The study was undertaken to launch Bupa Feel Great Britain. This aims to create feel great moments to improve Britons’ health and wellbeing through variety of events, activities and initiatives for the mind, body and soul.
Ageing populations and short-termist approach to health and care spells trouble ahead for people living with dementia
Bupa Calls for a ‘Community Wrap-Around’ to Tackle Dementia by 2030.
Bupa UK launches new charitable Foundation
Bupa UK today announces the launch of its new charitable foundation, the Bupa UK Foundation, created to support projects and initiatives that aim to tackle critical challenges in health and social care and make a direct impact on people’s health and wellbeing.
Lent failing to turn Brits into healthy Easter bunnies
After 40 days of disciplined dedication, the prospect of Easter goodies will signal the end of abstinence for the estimated 15 million Brits who gave up unhealthy habits this Lent. New research from Bupa reveals 2 in 5 (40%) people who gave something up won’t stick to it beyond this Easter, where over 1 in 10 (14%) abstainers only did it to scoop cash from a bet.
Bupa enhances Business Fit product to help employees stay healthy and productive
Bupa has announced the launch of its enhanced Business Fit healthcare product available to all corporate customers and intermediary groups from 1st April 2015.
Bupa launches YouTube platform telling real-life stories of customers
Bupa has today launched a new ‘Bupa Life Stories’ platform on YouTube to help inform people about care and treatment options for a range of health and elderly care issues. The videos show the real-life experiences of people from different walks of life as they use Bupa’s wide range of products and services.
Comment on UK prelim results from Richard Bowden, MD Bupa UK
Richard Bowden, Managing Director at Bupa UK said: “We are proud to have delivered a good set of results in the UK despite tough trading conditions....”
Bupa appoints Clare Thompson as Board Director
Bupa today announced the appointment of Clare Thompson to its Board as a Non-Executive Director. Clare will also Chair Bupa’s Audit Committee from 1 July 2015.
Bupa chooses Age UK as UK-wide Strategic Charity Partner
Age UK has been chosen as Bupa’s strategic charity partner in the UK, integrating activity throughout all aspects of the Bupa UK business, engaging employees to customers and beyond.