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January - March 2019

30 ways to make this week a healthy one - even if your diary is rammed

Posture advice from Jeannette Jackson, nutritionist and wellness expert.


Cancer symptoms warning - don't ignore a persistent sore throat or trouble swallowing

Nadine Hart shares her experiences around a persistent sore throat, including the symptoms of oesophageal cancer.


Ellice Barr, from Deal, undergoes second operation to help her walk

Ellice Barr has undergone a second operation at The Portland Hospital. The girl who underwent surgery which allowed her walk.  


"Expanding" implant for patients with crumbling hip bones

Adrian Wilson, orthopaedic surgeon at The Wellington Hospital, discusses treatment for fractures of the hip.


Four women share the reality of living with endometriosis symptoms

Sharing stories of how IVF at The Lister Fertility Clinic helped her to fall pregnant.


Gynaecological hygiene: how to clean your privates

Dr Shazia Malik, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at The Portland Hospital for Women and Children, discusses gyneagologal hygiene.


How to lower your heart age

Professor Richard Schilling, consultant cardiologist at London Bridge Hospital advises how you can make your heart "younger".


How to tell the difference between period pain and endometriosis

Dr Haider Jan, consultant gynaecologist and obstetrician at The Lister Hospital points out the differences between period pain and endometriosis.


"I quit drinking for a month – this is what happened to my liver"

Jadie Troy-Pryde consulted Dr. William Alazawi at London Bridge Hospital to determine whether four weeks without alcohol can make a difference to your health.


One in four women don’t check for signs of breast cancer

New research by HCA UK and BUPA has found women put themselves at risk by not checking their breasts for cancer.


Prostate cancer warning: This colour pee could be a symptom of the deadly disease

Professor Mark Emberton from The Princess Grace Hospital talks prostate cancer.


Stephen Fry: How I dodged my cancer bullet

Actor Stephen Fry underwent surgery to have his prostate removed in January 2018 at The Princess Grace Hospital.


The breakthrough five-minute test that reveals if you really need statins. Eight million Brits take the tablets each day… three readers find out if they need the cholesterol-lowering pill too.

Consultant Cardiologist Jonathan Hill, who works at London Bridge Hospital, discusses CT coronary angiogram (CTCA) scans.


World Cancer Day: What is cancer, what are the signs, and can it be prevented?

HCA Healthcare UK’s survey on checking for breast cancer. This survey was undertaken in conjunction with BUPA.

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