How to tell if you have asthma

Asthmatics have a heightened risk of respiratory complications from coronavirus but how is asthma diagnosed?

9 Mar 2020

Feeling low? Here’s how to tell if you’re depressed

It’s normal to feel down and a bit unhappy sometimes but key symptoms can reveal if it’s something more.

24 Feb 2020

High cholesterol? Here’s how to lower it

Simple diet changes can help reduce cholesterol and tackle hyperlipidaemia.

3 Feb 2020

Short of breath? You could be suffering from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease occurs as a result of narrow airways and damaged air sacs in the lungs but how is it treated?

20 Jan 2020

Common medical conditions explained: Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Irritable Bowel Syndrome is difficult to diagnose but, in many cases, can be alleviated with probiotics

6 Jan 2020

Common medical conditions explained: Iron deficiency anaemia

Iron deficiency anaemia is caused by a shortage of red blood cells but how is it treated?

9 Dec 2019

Common medical conditions explained: Eczema

Eczema is thought to affect up to 15 million people in the UK. But what are the symptoms and how is it treated?

22 Nov 2019

Common medical conditions explained: high blood pressure

High blood pressure, also known as ‘hypertension’, has few symptoms but can often be addressed through lifestyle changes

28 Oct 2019