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Published on December 12, 2014

‘Tis the season to be jolly!

‘Tis the season to be jolly!

Here at Stockdale Martin, we love Christmas! It didn’t take much convincing for us to deck ourselves out in our fun and festive Christmas jumpers – check out Gary’s very special light up fireplace! It’s all in aid of national Christmas Jumper Day, organised to raise money for Save the Children. If you’d like to […]

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Published on October 21, 2014

The fight against sugar

The fight against sugar

Researchers have conducted an exercise to assess teenagers’ drinks choices when they are exposed to the sugar content of fizzy drinks. For six weeks, researchers displayed signs in corner shops around Baltimore in America explaining the sugar content of drinks in a format that teenagers can relate to. Rather than simply displaying the calorie content, […]

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Published on October 7, 2014

Dr Google will see you now

Dr Google will see you now

The last time you felt unwell, did you look up your symptoms online? If you did, you’re not alone! In recent years there has been a 13.5% surge in the number of people searching for terms related to their health, and a third of doctors surveyed say that their patients come to them with their […]

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Published on October 3, 2014

The StockdaleMartin team is growing!

The StockdaleMartin team is growing!

We’re excited to announce we have two new members in our growing team! Anca joined the team in June as our new Marketing Assistant and is already adapting well to StockdaleMartin. She’s currently studying for her Masters in Marketing Communications at the University of Bedfordshire and is with us for her year in industry. Anca, […]

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Published on August 28, 2014

A pain-free future for dentistry?

A pain-free future for dentistry?

A survey by the British Dental Health Foundation has revealed one in three people find visiting the dentist frightening. 31% of respondents claimed needles and injections were their main cause of fear whilst 25% were most concerned about pain. Are you among those scared of visiting the dentist? If so, you’ll be pleased to hear […]

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Published on July 17, 2014

Enjoying the warm weather?

Enjoying the warm weather?

You’re not the only one! Check out this photo of Della, our golden Labrador Welfare Officer enjoying a nutritious iced treat for dogs! The treat is just one of a variety of nutritious, healthy and delicious treats for dogs on offer from Billy + Margot® (www.billyandmargot.com). Della, along with us, is hoping the weather lasts […]

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Published on June 19, 2014

World Cup Buffet!

World Cup Buffet!

Here at Stockdale Martin we admit that we’re not that into football, but we love different cultures, particularly their food! Today at lunch, to get in the spirit of the World Cup, we had a “World Cup buffet”. Each team member brought in a food from a different country in the World Cup, which resulted […]

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Published on June 2, 2014

Advances in new technology are truly fascinating

Advances in new technology are truly fascinating

This month, Microsoft have just launched their new technology, SurroundWeb, a concept which can turn every item in the room into an internet platform. Through use of a 3D camera, the technology can project web pages or applications onto any surface you desire, fitting them to the shape of that particular object. Watch TV on […]

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Published on April 15, 2014

Happy Easter from StockdaleMartin!

Happy Easter from StockdaleMartin!

What a busy year it’s been so far… we can’t believe it’s Easter already! We’ll be stuffing our faces with chocolate eggs this Easter weekend. How will you be spending the break?

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Published on March 31, 2014

Fluoride in water reduces caries in children by 45%

Fluoride in water reduces caries in children by 45%

Public Health England has published a new report outlining the benefits of water fluoridation in England. According to the report, children living in areas where the water is fluoridated have better oral health than those in non-fluoridated areas. As many as 45% fewer children aged 1 to 4 years in fluoridated areas are admitted to […]

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