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But when you need to take a number of different medicines or vitamins a...

3 simple ways to organise your medication

When you think about the menopause, you probably think the first tell-tale signs of...

On World Menopause Day: 5 myths you really need to stop believing

October is National Cholesterol Month, a campaign spearheaded by the cholesterol charity Heart UK....

Do you understand cholesterol?

Symptoms include feelings of pressure, fullness or discomfort in the ear and some difficulty...

Ear Barotrauma – Causes and Treatment
Practical tips for living with arthritis

12 October is World Arthritis Day.   The annual campaign aims to increase awareness...

Why would you turn this invitation down?

On my 55th birthday not only did I receive some cards in the post...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a global campaign that aims to bring awareness...

Video: How to spot the signs of breast cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so it’s as good a time as any...

Quit smoking once and for all this Stoptober

October brings with it the annual NHS campaign to quit smoking. If you’ve never...

Half of middle-aged men suffer from BPH

Prostate problems will affect around 50% of men by the time they reach 50,...

Earwax – Causes, Dangers and Treatment

Earwax is an efficient, self-cleaning service for your ears and helps to protect the...

Keep your blood pressure in check for Know Your Numbers Week

It’s Know Your Numbers Week; a campaign by Blood Pressure UK that encourages people...

5 things you might not know about dementia

Throughout September, the Alzheimer’s Society is raising awareness for dementia with World Alzheimer’s Month....

3 unique ways to stay active and energised in your golden years

A wise philosopher once said, “How old would you be, if you didn’t know...

Blood Cancer Awareness Month

September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month, and all over the UK people are raising...

Digital Hearing Aids Gave Me a New Lease of Life

Having struggled with her hearing for nearly two decades, actress Pearl Marsland is enjoying...

Simple Ways to Alleviate Back Pain

It can be caused by a wide range of factors such as smoking, stress,...

6 things every woman should know about ovarian cancer

UK researchers reported promising results from giving two chemotherapy drugs, vistusertib and paclitaxel, in...

Why women shouldn’t be embarrassed to talk about urinary incontinence

It affects more Brits than hay fever, yet you’re far less likely to hear...

3 Ways to Manage Tinnitus

Almost everyone will have experienced a ringing in their ears after going to a...

The First Ever European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day

Heart Valve Voice, a UK charity dedicated to raising awareness of heart valve disease...

Bowel cancer screening age to be lowered to 50 in England

The age at which bowel cancer screening starts in England is to be lowered...

Rheumatoid arthritis: Online resources and advice

Rheumatoid arthritis, also often referred to as RA, is an autoimmune disease that affects...

Everything you need to know about Sepsis

When you start to feel the first stirrings of a sore throat, runny nose...

The health benefits of drinking lemon water

We all know drinking water helps keep us healthy and feeling our best –...

Routine hearing test picks up Cancer

Geoff Harrison (73) from Coventry has regular hearing tests and asked his audiologist to...

How our Nutritional Requirements Change as We Get Older

Our muscles aren’t as strong as they once were, and the natural process of...

Vital signs to check for bladder and kidney cancer

The majority of us don’t pay any attention to the comings and goings of...

Invest in health and wellbeing with Droplet – the new intelligent smart mug

Dehydration is a hot topic and not just because of the weather….it is responsible...

Top tips for eating and drinking well with dementia

Different types of dementia act upon different areas of the brain, affecting people’s behaviour...

Sailing through life thanks to Aura Flushable

This is Trevor, who lives with his wife near Portsmouth. A keen traveller since...

Advances in Hearing Aid Technology

For some people, the words hearing aids still conjure up the image of a...

Eamonn Holmes reveals hearing loss

He has spent almost 40 years bringing news and entertainment to our TV screens...

A tale of two sisters and their heart valve disease

Twin sisters Katharine and Christine Greenland have always been close and have shared many...

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