Lack of urgency in tackling male suicide, report claims

The Government has shown “a lack of urgency” in its approach to tackling male suicide, according to a cross-party report.The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Issues Affecting Men and Boys has concluded the current political and public policy approach to the biggest killer of men under 50 is “not working”.The group has called for an overarching Men’s Health Strategy to be introduced, which includes a “clear” male suicide prevention strategy as a central foundation, to tackle the significant rate of suicide among men.More than 4,700 men in England, Wales and Scotland took their own lives in 2021, and male suicide...
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Are Mobile Pet Gyms Worth the Money?

Dog parents with busy or unconventional schedules are turning to mobile pet gyms for their dog’s walks and runs. And while the idea is interesting, what is the illustrious world of on-demand pet care really like? And is it worth the price?. Bark N’ Roll Mobile Dog Fitness is...

Sport & Health Gyms Will Rebrand to OneLife Fitness Later This Year

We spoke with a representative from a Montgomery County Sport & Health location on Friday who confirmed that all Sport & Health locations will be rebranding to Onelife Fitness gyms. Currently, Montgomery County is home to two Sport & Health locations- Bethesda and North Bethesda. We were told that notice will go out to existing members on October 1st announcing the change and providing additional information to members.

Last Chance to Save: Get Hydrow’s New Wave Rower For $1,495 This Week Only!

Hydrow has released a new connected rower made for small spaces that uses the latest technology to mimic on-water fitness, in a smaller, quieter and 30% lighter package. The Hydrow Wave rower is 80 inches long, half a foot shorter than the original Hydrow rower. It incorporates the same electromagnetic drag technology that feels like the closest thing to being on the water from your home gym, garage or living room. The Hydrow Wave is currently priced at $1,495, but the price is increasing by $200 on October 3rd, so if you’re on the fence about it now’s the time to...

Recovery Sign? SMB Rent Problems Improve Dramatically

Alignable’s September Rent Report is out today and rent delinquency rates among small businesses have improved significantly over August, now resting at 30% compared to a high of 40% last month. This shift of ten percentage points is encouraging news and could mark the beginning of a shift toward...

Best Water Bottle to Take to the Gym

I’ve lived through plenty of water-toting trends, starting in the early 80s when Smurfs looked on from a Thermos that accompanied school lunches, and continuing on to high school, when Evian water was chic and my friend and I would tote around the same plastic bottle all week, refilling it when needed because, you know, it was a look.

12 Great Treadmill Sales And Deals To Take Advantage Of This Weekend

When it comes to working out regularly, getting to the gym is often half the battle—especially as the temperatures start to drop. So why not create at-home workout setup that makes it easer to muster up the motivation to get moving? There happen to be some great treadmill sales happening right now to help you start building your home gym for less.
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‘Sometimes I just sit at cafes to see and feel people’s presence’: Work-from-home employee shares relatable message about adult loneliness

In April 2021, Arthur C. Brooks of the Atlantic wrote a piece titled, “The Hidden Toll of Remote Work.” He discusses how the American workforce relies heavily on work-based social interactions for fulfillment. He says that video technologies like Zoom, Microsoft 365, and Slack are not a substitute for generating happiness or gratification gained by social interactions IRL.