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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,

2011-06-13 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.

2011-05-24 01:00:00

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Canada, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX) (TSX: VRX) today announced that it has agreed to acquire AB Sanitas (NASDAQ OMX: SAN1L) for approximately EUR314 million in cash.

2011-05-23 13:55:00

LEEDS, England, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bupa has joined forces with charity The Reader Organisation to encourage its care home residents to 'get into reading' with special reading aloud groups. The 'Get into Reading' groups will be piloted in eight Bupa care homes for six months from April 2011.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'