One-stop shops needed for women's health services

One-stop shops should open in the high street, where women can go to get contraception, screening services, menopause advice and help with other health needs, while the morning-after pill should be sold off...

Drizzling extra virgin olive oil on meals could help stave off dementia, study finds

DRIZZLING extra virgin olive oil on meals could help stave off dementia, a study found. Scientists said including it in diets helps keep the brain young. 1 Scientists claim extra virgin olive oil can help...

Kate Garraway health: TV presenter’s health scare ‘I had a temperature over 40’

What are the symptomsThe symptoms of viral and bacterial meningitis can be similar in the beginning.However, bacterial meningitis symptoms are usually more severe.The symptoms also vary depending on your age. Symptoms could include...

Beverley Knight health: Singer’s scary condition ‘I had no idea’

Why does one need a hysterectomyThe NHS said: “Hysterectomies are carried out to treat health problems that affect the female reproductive system."Factors for hysterectomies include heavy periods, long-term pelvic pain, non-canceorus tumours, ovarian...

Health visitor numbers in England 'fall by a third' under Tories

The number of health visitors in England has slumped by over a third over the last four years, according to analysis of NHS data by Labour. As of July this year, there were 6,931...

Tories can’t be trusted to look after the NHS | Letters

We are frontline nurses who have faced the reality of government mismanagement over the disastrous years of coalition and Conservatism. The outlandish and widely ridiculed promise from the Conservatives to recruit 50,000 more nurses...

Tories can’t be trusted to look after the NHS | Letters

We are frontline nurses who have faced the reality of government mismanagement over the disastrous years of coalition and Conservatism. The outlandish and widely ridiculed promise from the Conservatives to recruit 50,000 more nurses...

David Attenborough health: TV legends is suffering with this loss – what is it?

David Attenborough, 93, completed his degree in Natural Sciences at Cambridge University and his passion and awareness of animals and the planet has made him an icon. David has travelled to many foreign...

Dr Miriam Stoppard: It's time to ban useless cigarette filters to stub out litter

Do the heaps of cigarette butts that litter the ground where smokers gather get on your nerves? Did you know the filter tips on cigarettes are the most common item of...

How to treat a fungal nail infection

Nail fungus is never an easy subject to broach. It can be very limiting for sufferers as it can cause embarrassment and discomfort. Noticeable symptoms include yellow or brown discolouration of the nail...