World Salt Awareness Week

World Salt Awareness Week, aims to increase our awareness and decrease our salt intake. Now you can too.               Why is Salt bad? There are many reasons why we can’t afford to take these warnings with a pinch of salt. Currently,...

Skin Cancer Awareness – Sun Safety

  The Truth About Tanning There is no such thing as a healthy tan – even a sunless tan… In recent years there has been a considerable increase in the use of sunless and self-tanning products such as sprays, mousses, gels, pills, nasal sprays injections called...

September is Heart Awareness Month

September 2014 is Heart Awareness Month to raise awareness of cardiovascular disease. In this light Wellnomix is offering ‘Healthy Hearts’ onsite interventions which can offer one or a combination of the following services:   ‘Healthy Hearts’ workshops 30 to 60...

BEE Points for investing in Employee Wellbeing

Investing in Employee Wellbeing initiatives are recognised by the South African government depending on the type and intensity of the intervention. In this regard one of the Wellnomix clients (since January 2008) Ms Denise Gould from Pelican Systems said: “For a...

Sick Leave Verification

‘A five-fold increase in sick leave suggests that some employees are now choosing to take a sick day when suffering minor ailments, whereas in the past they would have felt able to work, or that others are ‘taking a sickie’ once a month, whether truly ill or not,...

World Diabetes Day

The World Diabetes Day campaign marks the fifth and final year of the 2009-2013 campaign on “Diabetes education and prevention.” Diabetes is one of the major health and development challenges of the 21st century. There are currently 371 million people living with...