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2011-09-24 07:00:00

Bupa International has launched a new video explaining its international private medical insurance (IPMI) product. Copenhagen, Denmark (PRWEB) September 24, 2011 Bupa International has announced the launch of a new video detailing its international private medical insurance (IPMI) product. Bupa International, a global health insurance provider which gives its members access to more than 7,500 medical facilities around the world, has released the video to show how customers can use its...

2011-06-13 10:59:00

LEEDS, England, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bupa awarded ten free places in the Bupa Junior Great Manchester Run to pupils from Moorgate Primary School in Bolton, Lancashire.. Ten pupils from the school, situated in close proximity to Bupa's Mill View Residential and Nursing Home [http://www.bupa.co.uk/individuals/care-homes/types-of-care/residential-care and Nursing Home were offered the chance to tackle the 2.5km course for free. Bupa awarded the ten free...

2011-05-25 10:34:00

LEEDS, England, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bupa has held Communi-tea Week events in its care homes to help tackle loneliness in older people. Residents of Bupa care homes throughout the UK have brewed up some community spirit by inviting older people to join them for a friendly cup of tea. Altogether, over 300 care homes, including residential care and nursing care homes, hosted special afternoon tea parties to mark Communi-tea Week, a nationwide campaign which aimed to use tea-related...

2011-05-24 07:34:00

LEEDS, England, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bupa care homes' residents have their watering cans at the ready as they prepare to 'grow their own' for 'Community Crops'. 'Community Crops' is a Bupa care homes initiative which promotes the health benefits associated with gardening and growing your own fruit and veg. The project is being supported by young people involved with The Prince's Trust, who are linking up with Bupa homes, including nursing care homes, across the UK to help sow and...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'