January 16 2019
We all know we should be eating at least five portions of fruit and vegetables every day, but did you know that only 26 per cent of adults and 16 per cent of children regularly eat the right amount? Is it a coincidence then that 26 percent of adults in the UK are classed as obese?
January 9 2019
When we think of bone deterioration, it’s usually osteoporosis that comes up first, but perhaps it shouldn’t be.
January 3 2019
After every festive season, social services departments across the country see a sharp spike in call numbers.
December 19 2018
Typically a time for family, food and festivities, Christmas means many things to many people. For a person with dementia, however, they may find the usual celebrations a bit overwhelming. But that doesn’t mean you can’t have an enjoyable Christmas together.
December 17 2018
Out of hours health experts are encouraging patients to put more than mince pies and turkey on their wish list as we prepare for a week of fun and festivities.R
December 5 2018
Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis are diseases of the gut that can be debilitating for many sufferers. These long-term conditions in which parts of the digestive system become inflamed are two types of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
November 28 2018
According to figures from Carers UK, 6,000 people take on caring responsibilities every single day supporting a loved one who is older, disabled or seriously ill.
November 19 2018
Many health experts are now saying that the UK has a problem with alcohol.
November 12 2018
Sugar Awareness Week 2018 - Action on Sugar