Dentist pioneer hopes to boost footfall in Leeds with new opening at Trinity Leeds

Dental firm SmileDirectClub hopes to support the local economy and drive people to Leeds city centre by opening its first SmileShop storefront in Trinity Leeds Shopping Centre.

Monday, 7th September 2020, 3:37 pm

Updated Monday, 7th September 2020, 4:10 pm
SmileDirectClub said it will offer affordable, teeth aligner therapy to help residents create a smile they love

The firm said the move will support efforts by Leeds City Council to get shoppers returning to the city centre.

SmileDirectClub said it will offer affordable, teeth aligner therapy to help residents create a smile they love after 41 per cent of locals said they are most self conscious about their teeth and 22 per cent said they were most self conscious about their smile.

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SmileDirectClub has launched a new SmilePlan that can be paid over a 24 month

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COVID-19: Gym And Health Clubs Market 2020-2024 | Rising Number of Fitness Centers and Health Clubs to Boost Market Growth


Technavio has been monitoring the gym and health clubs market and it is poised to grow by USD 20.31 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 4% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Gym and Health Clubs Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied. While a few industries will register a drop in demand, numerous others will continue to remain unscathed and show promising growth opportunities. Technavio’s in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19

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A healthy lifestyle for heart health also boost eye health

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In a new study, researchers found that ideal heart health, which is indicative of a healthy lifestyle, was linked to lower odds for eye diseases, especially diabetic retinopathy.

These findings suggest that interventions to prevent heart diseases may also hold promise in preventing eye diseases.

The research was conducted by a team at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.

Globally, about 2.2 billion people suffer from ocular diseases leading to vision impairment or blindness. Approximately half of these cases could have been prevented.

The leading causes of vision impairment or blindness are age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, cataract, and glaucoma.

Earlier studies have found links between eye diseases and individual lifestyle factors such as smoking, obesity, or high blood pressure.

It is known that these metrics of ideal heart health do not work alone and may interact additively to result in diseases.

Most eye diseases show

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