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Galantine’s Day: Ways To Celebrate and Treat Your Bestie With NHS Discounts

Galantine’s Day is right around the corner, and if you are looking for the best gift ideas with NHS Valentines Day Discounts, you’re in the right place. If you are unfamiliar, Galantine’s Day is a dedicated day (typically the 13th of February) to spread love and celebrate your bestie. The term “Galantine’s Day” stemmed from the comedy series, Parks & Recreation’s Leslie Knope, and it has since become a recognised day of celebration. If you are looking to celebrate your…

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Valentine’s Day: Gift Ideas for Her with an NHS Valentine’s Day discount

Ditch the bouquet of flowers this Valentine’s Day and level up your gift-giving game this year. Finding the perfect gift for the perfect can be a challenge, but don’t worry, we have put together a list of simple, yet effective gifts – all with an NHS Valentine’s Day discount. From days out, perfume, to jewellery, we have incredible gift inspiration to inspire you this Valentine’s Day. Silver & White Zirconia Heart Single Stud Ear If you are looking to gift…

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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Him With an NHS Discount

If you are drawing a blank when it comes to finding a Valentine’s Day gift for your loved one, we have got you covered. From days out, video games, to self-care, we have put together some simple yet effective gift ideas that are guaranteed to put a smile on their face this valentine’s day. Plus, with our NHS Valentine’s Day Discounts, you can find the perfect gift and save. Jordan Jumpman Duffel Bag Whether they are travelling for work or…

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Goodbye 2021. Hello 2022!

Happy 2022 everybody, we hope you had a magical Christmas and a wonderful New Year. Whether you are starting a health journey, exploring creative passions, or seeking professional opportunities, the New Year is the perfect time to think ahead and make a difference. It’s also a great time to reflect on the last year. In 2021, we continued our mission by supporting key workers during unpredictable times. With our discounts, vouchers, giveaways and our cashback card, the Ode card, we…

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Rainbow Thursday Forever – 18th to the 25th November 2021 – NHS deals

Black Friday is for everyone. Rainbow Thursday is just for YOU. If you are searching for the best NHS deals this festive period, then you are in the right place. Last year, we launched Rainbow Thursday to thank the key workers who were there for us during an unpredictable time. However, the truth is, they have always been there for us, and they always will be. That is why Rainbow Thursday is back and here to stay. Here at Health…

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We care, we listened, so we’ve changed. 

Welcome to the new and improved Health Service Discounts. Say goodbye to the Green colour palette and hello to our brand new website! By now, we are sure you have noticed that our website looks a little different. We have switched things up to make sure our website works as hard as you do, but don’t worry, we are the same Health Service Discounts you know and love. What is happening? From doctors, nurses, receptionists to student nurses, our members…

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Pancakes Worth Waking Up For

One of the best days of the year is approaching! We’re talking about Pancake day obviously, or should we call it Pancake Week seeing as you buy enough ingredients to last you all week. Each year, the pancake game gets stronger, from different types of pancakes, shapes, ingredients, to the toppings on top, there is so much to choose from! We are here to help you out and have listed some of our favourite pancake recipes. Pancake Day Ideas Which…

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The Fragrance Shop – Indulge In Something New

Where To Buy Perfume Looking to indulge in something new? Whether it’s a new perfume or a favourite aftershave you can find and discover your favourite fragrances online or instore at The Fragrance Shop. As the UK’s largest independent retailer of fragrances you can browse perfumes, aftershaves and beauty products from the biggest designer names, including Dior, Paco Rabanne, Ralph Lauren, Marc Jacobs and Best Sellers Some fragrances are ever lasting. Check out some of the best selling fragrances so…

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Key Benefits of Online Shopping

In these out of the ordinary times that we are all coming to terms to live with, we all want to feel as safe as we can. When it comes to shopping, there’s a lot of things that are out of our hands to help keep us safe. We can’t control everything people may have touched, we can’t control how close people stand next to us. The times of shopping at your own comfort are long gone from queuing the…

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Make The Most Of The Outside

With lockdown restrictions easing, things are slowly returning back to normal, and at a perfect time as the weather improves, meaning you can get out the house and take advantage of some amazing places to visit which not only keep to social distancing guidelines, but will mean you can get back those days out you’ve craved for so long. Where to go on a day out? Pack up and head out for the day at numerous locations throughout the UK…

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Eating Out After Lockdown

With lockdown restrictions easing, our way of life is slowly returning to normal, but hat won’t be normal is our restaurant experiences. They’ll be more safety measures in place and more patience will be required whilst staff in all establishments do their best to make you feel at ease. But what does eating out look like after lockdown?Here are some things to expect: Hospitality workers will be wearing face masks Expect to be asked for personal information such as names…

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Happy Birthday NHS

Join us in celebrating the 72st Birthday of our beloved NHS! Born out of a long-held ideal that good healthcare should be available to all, regardless of wealth. The NHS was born on 5 July 1948 and for the first time ever, people were able to access healthcare from the cradle to the grave and for free at the point of use. It was the first time anywhere in the world that completely free healthcare was made available on the…

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Make The Most Of Your Garden This Lockdown

During lockdown, you might be struggling to keep yourself occupied nevermind the family as well. With the weather brightening up, we want to share with you our ideas on how you can make the most of your garden. Grow some Vegetables, Fruit & Herbs Now is the best time to grow your own vegetables, fruits and herbs! We need to be taking extra care of our immune system right now and growing your own can help fuel your body. Nothing…

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NHS Stories From The Front Line

When times are tough and pressure begins to mount, it’s important to remember those who dedicate their time and effort into helping others and those in need. Here’s to you, through the long shifts, the many coffees, the early morning and the late nights, you’re always there to help and no thank you will ever seem enough for the amazing work that you and the rest of those working in healthcare, in all roles, do to help those who need…

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Managing Anxiety Under Pressure

In times like these it’s important to remain calm amongst the pressure of what is happening around us, and help support one another, especially those dedicating their time to helping others. Anxiety and stress can build up and not knowing where to turn or how situations will play out is a daunting prospect, but you’re not alone. Every in some way shape or form is feeling at least a little anxious about the current state of affairs, which once again…

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Don’t Fear The Smear – National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

To help raise awareness of National Ovarian Cancer Month, we’re encouraging women to be a little less fearful when it comes to getting checked out and booking an appointment to have a smear test. Did you know? Over 7,000 women each year are diagnosed with ovarian cancer Over 4,000 women lose their lives each year When a woman is diagnosed at the earliest stage, her chance of surviving ovarian cancer for 5 years or more doubles. A recent study discovered…

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Healthy Heart Tips

This heart month, we’re encouraging you to look after yourself and your heart. Whether you’re making small steps to lead a healthier lifestyle or looking to avoid potential risk later down the line, there’s plenty of ways you can improve your heart’s health. Heart disease & cardiovascular disease is extremely common and can come in many forms including a Heart Attack, Angina, Coronary Heart Disease and Heart failure. CVD is the world’s number one killer according to the world health…

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Mental Health In The NHS

“Mental Health Is The Main Cause Of Sick Days For NHS Staff” It’s a pretty damning statement about how much of an effect your mental health can have not only on your personal life, but your work life. In aid of Time To Talk Day, we want to raise awareness of mental health in the workplace, particularly among NHS staff and encourage more people to talk and be more open with how they are feeling. We spoke to a staff…

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How To Survive Winter Traffic

There’s nothing worse than a delayed journey because of the snow, or being delayed because you’ve spent the last 20 minutes de-icing your car, it’s cold, early and frankly we’d all rather be back in bed. It happens every year, we know what’s coming and yet it always seems like we’re unprepared and before you know it, you’re frantically trying to defrost your rear window in a bid to get to work on time. That’s why it’s extra important that…

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The Health Service Discounts Gift Guide For Her

Looking to treat her to something special this Christmas? It can be hard figuring out what’s the perfect gift to get, which is why we’ve painstakingly found some of the best giftspiration to help you in selecting the perfect Christmas gift for her. Whether it’s to pamper and praise or something a little different, check out some of our gift ideas below. Pandora Reflexions Family Tree Gift Set Give her the gift of luxury jewellery this Christmas with the Reflexions…

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Why choose the iPhone 11?

iPhone Features and specs

The iPhone 11 is finally here and after months of anticipation it’s your chance to get your hands on the latest flagship phone from Apple. But what’s all the fuss about? There’s more than meets the eye with the iPhone 11. We’re here to give you the rundown on everything iPhone, from the best exclusive deals for Health Service Discounts members to breakdowns of the newest features and some other information you didn’t know you needed. What’s New With the…

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Takeaways – What’s Not To Love

Takeaways What's Not To Love - Health Service Discounts

Can’t be bothered cooking after a long shift? We know the feeling. It’s much easier picking up the phone and ordering a takeaway. We all know it’s a little wrong but let someone else do the cooking, put your feet up and just relax. Whether it’s a way to end the working week or something for you to indulge in after a stressful day, the occasional takeaway may be the perfect treat. Especially when you can save money on them!…

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Family Days Out In Manchester

Looking for something to do in Manchester? Whether you’re looking to occupy the kids for a few hours, make the most of the weather, or just after something fun to do, there’s plenty of things to do in Manchester. National Football Museum Journey into one of the UK’s biggest footballing cities and discover the history of the beautiful game up close at the National Football Museum. With free entry for City of Manchester locals and low-priced tickets for families, it…

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