Health

What is polio and why is it back?
Polio

What is polio and why is it back?

Health authorities in the UK have declared a national incident after poliovirus was detected in sewage samples.

Cost of living: Why you should check if you’re eligible for free prescriptions
Cost of living crisis

Cost of living: Why you should check if you’re eligible for free prescriptions

Are you eligible for free prescriptions? Their price has been frozen but some people don’t need to pay at all.

Alyssa Mancao and the rise of social media therapists
Health

Alyssa Mancao and the rise of social media therapists

How psychotherapist and social worker Alyssa Mancao uses her Instagram platform to educate on mental health

How to deal with new rules for restaurant menus if you’re worried they might be triggering
Mental health

How to deal with new rules for restaurant menus if you’re worried they might be triggering

Why quick access to a defibrillator is the difference between life and death
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Why quick access to a defibrillator is the difference between life and death

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Why isn’t the UK training enough doctors?
NHS

Why isn’t the UK training enough doctors?

Adam Kay: ‘Before the pandemic the NHS was running on empty and it turned out those were the good old days’
NHS

Adam Kay: ‘Before the pandemic the NHS was running on empty and it turned out those were the good old days’

Breaking the stigma of a dementia diagnosis
Health

Breaking the stigma of a dementia diagnosis

Changemakers 2022: Health and sport
Changemakers 2022

Changemakers 2022: Health and sport

Experts share the tips you need to successfully complete Dry January
DRy January

Experts share the tips you need to successfully complete Dry January

ADHD waiting times ‘crisis’ as patients face seven-year wait for NHS diagnosis
ADHD

ADHD waiting times ‘crisis’ as patients face seven-year wait for NHS diagnosis

Any kind of calm will do: The growing trend of mindfulness
Lucy Sweet

Any kind of calm will do: The growing trend of mindfulness

Pandemic effect on deprived children’s health could last into adulthood
health inequality

Pandemic effect on deprived children’s health could last into adulthood

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#PostYourPill: The trend aiming to destigmatise mental health medication
Mental health

#PostYourPill: The trend aiming to destigmatise mental health medication

World AIDS Day: 5 myths people need to unlearn
health

World AIDS Day: 5 myths people need to unlearn

‘If I stopped using speed it would be a massive step back’: Life with undiagnosed adult ADHD
ADHD

‘If I stopped using speed it would be a massive step back’: Life with undiagnosed adult ADHD

How to get a free flu jab and Covid vaccine booster as the winter sets in
Health

How to get a free flu jab and Covid vaccine booster as the winter sets in

Watch this powerful video made for World Suicide Prevention Day
Health

Watch this powerful video made for World Suicide Prevention Day

Be like Simone Biles: Olympian could help more to prioritise mental health
Health

Be like Simone Biles: Olympian could help more to prioritise mental health

What can ultra-runners teach us about suffering?
Health

What can ultra-runners teach us about suffering?

Masks may be going, but hidden disabilities aren’t so easily cast aside
Health

Masks may be going, but hidden disabilities aren’t so easily cast aside

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‘Reaching children is our main priority’: Volunteers fight hygiene poverty
Health

‘Reaching children is our main priority’: Volunteers fight hygiene poverty

Toilet rolls, deodorant, washing-up liquid: essentials that change lives
Health

Toilet rolls, deodorant, washing-up liquid: essentials that change lives

‘It’s not right that feeling clean should be a luxury’
Health

‘It’s not right that feeling clean should be a luxury’

Why don’t UK women cycle?
Health

Why don’t UK women cycle?

Tips and advice for anyone affected by dementia
Health

Tips and advice for anyone affected by dementia

What can I do to reduce my risk of dementia?
Health

What can I do to reduce my risk of dementia?

Why PM’s mental health pledges will fall short until families have more cash
Health

Why PM’s mental health pledges will fall short until families have more cash

How to deal with post-lockdown anxiety
Health

How to deal with post-lockdown anxiety

Ministers commit £17m to help kids cope after year of ‘trauma and anxiety’
Health

Ministers commit £17m to help kids cope after year of ‘trauma and anxiety’

James O’Brien: ‘I’ve spent my whole life in fight-or-flight mode’
Health

James O’Brien: ‘I’ve spent my whole life in fight-or-flight mode’

How to eat to save the planet
Health

How to eat to save the planet

Michelle Obama is teaching us to take food seriously – by being playful
Health

Michelle Obama is teaching us to take food seriously – by being playful

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