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Moving to Dubai: a checklist

A sprawling desert city crowned with gleaming high-rises, the modern city of Dubai symbolises middle-eastern ambition. With its modern foundations built upon the dried-out riverbed of a tiny fishing village, Dubai is a hive of innovation, diversity and opportunity and, with its beautiful sandy coastline, is an attractive location for a global community of expats.

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Antibiotics resistance: what you need to know

Many countries have strict rules governing the use of antibiotics. In the UK, Europe and US, they will only be prescribed if a doctor is confident the cause of an illness is bacterial and not caused by a virus or other pathogen. However, not all countries are so vigilant.

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How do the Chinese celebrate the Lunar New Year, and is the event physically or mentally beneficial?

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Managing a long-term condition

Having a chronic condition shouldn’t stand in your way of pursuing a life overseas. But what research should you do before you leave and what questions need to be asked?

Woman in gym

How does physical activity affect your health?

How important is it to stay active as we age and what kind of activity brings the most benefits?

William Russell Limited awarded Feefo Trusted Service Award 2018

Inez Cooper, Managing Director of William Russell Limited commented: “We’re delighted to receive this award from Feefo, but we won’t become complacent. We are continually working to improve the experience for our customers and our brokers, and we value and react to the feedback we receive from customers who respond on Feefo. When we don’t get it right, we take note, and make changes. Thank you to all our staff who are responsible for achieving this award.”

What is driving up the cost of global healthcare?

According to Willis Towers Watson’s 2017 Global Medical Trends Survey Report, the trend in average global medical investments went up 7.8% in 2017 and most countries expect it to continue to rise between 2.4 and 7.5% a year until 2020.

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