Studies suggest anti-bacterial, anti fungal and anti-inflammatory properties within Manuka Oil may help in the treatment of a range of health conditions.
A misspent youth can sometimes lead us to think that there is no point in working on a healthy lifestyle, but research suggests this isn’t the case, particularly when it comes to brain health.
Feeling the heat? Dr Sarah Brewer explores the science behind hot flushes and suggests ways to cool things down…
Health concerns cause stress – especially when you can’t see your GP. When you’re worried about your health, you want to be seen by the right person as soon as possible … and now you can be!
Obsessive compulsive disorder can have a massive impact on your life and, as Dr Lynda Shaw explains, it can emerge in later life through feelings of isolation and lack of purpose after retirement.
Skipping regular check ups can have serious implications for healthy ageing.
Boost your winter cold immunity with vitamin D3, Echinacea, Beta-Glucans and Probiotics.
New research shows GP budget cuts hampering access to atrial fibrilation medication that reduces the risk of stroke by two-thirds
Feeling tired and lethargic as we head into winter? Here’s how to revive your get up and go…
Dr Todd Kashdan reveals a novel formula for better health for over 50s
Dr Lynda Shaw says we need to proactively engage mentally, physically and socially to do age well
Dr Suzanne Belyea offers tips to take the pain out of an infected ingrowing toenail and how to care for your feet.
Dr Lynda Shaw explains male menopause and the problems faced by men in their late 40s and early 50s.
Fiona Flaherty explains why your body should get a ‘full service’ to combat the risks of hypertension
Next time you feel like complaining about your wrinkles or the ageing process consider the youngsters living with Progeria.
Professor Robert Pickard explains why diets of those of middle age & older are short in vital vitamins and minerals, and how red meat can help.
Disrupted sleep can not only ruin your day but also your health. Here are our eight top tips for ensuring a restful sleep
Look and feel good with these10 rules for easy weight loss.
Exercise is as important for your brain as it is for your body. Lynda Shaw offer 10 easy to adopt work outs for a healthy mind.
Michael Fassio’s experiences of caring for his Italian-born mother, Renza, with dementia.
Understanding dementia and the needs of the person who has the condition.
If you’re worried that someone close to you is losing their memory, encourage them to see their GP
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt reveals Government dementia plan on Today.
Dr John Mayer looks at the process of ageing, why we feel rusty and what we can do to minimise the impact on our lives.
30 million people in Europe already benefit from homeopathic treatment. What is homeopathy and what can it for people over 50.
Men’s Health Forum highlights the importance of NHS Health Checks as part of this year’s Men’s Health Week.
Research by Specsavers Opticians and NOP has found that as many as 3.5m people could be driving with eyesight below the legal minimum.
Ageing eyes? Guide to the conditions that could affect your sight.
When you reach your 40s your eyesight starts to change. Presbyopia, or blurred near vision, affects everyone sooner or later. Don’t panic – you just need an eye test to determine which eyewear is right for you.
Have your health concerns answered at the ‘Make One Little Change’ online clinic from Monday 6th February 2012.
It’s time to lose that Christmas pudding feeling and give your liver some TLC with a non-tox rather than de-tox.