Mother's Day Special: Dr. Hilary's Guide To Health Superstitions

By : Ryan | Published : Thursday March 27, 2014 | Posted in : General Health
Dr. Hilary jonesRemember those sayings our mothers recited to us to encourage us to stay healthy? They may have seemed bizarre at the time but many of them turn out to hold remarkable nuggets of truth, particularly those that concern the world of health. With Mother’s Day nearly upon us, we asked a number of successful blogging Mums to share their favourite health superstitions with us. Some are unusual remedies picked up over the years while others are a little more...

Liver Health Q&A Part 2

By : Nicola | Published : Friday February 21, 2014 | Posted in : HealthExpress News
Dr Hilary Jones sitting at deskAt the end of January, we held a live Q&A on our blog which gave members of the public a chance to ask Dr Hilary Jones their questions about liver health. We were delighted to receive a large number of questions on this topic; more than Dr Hilary was able to answer during the session.

Liver Health Q&A with Dr Hilary Jones & British Liver Trust

By : Nicola | Published : Wednesday January 22, 2014 | Posted in : HealthExpress News
Dr Hilary JonesJoin our Q&A with Dr Hilary here on 31st January 2013 from 1pm, just post your question about liver health in the comments section below.

Can the Internet and Social Media Help the Development of Healthcare?

By : Ryan | Published : Thursday January 16, 2014 | Posted in : General Health
In a world frantically scrambling to adapt to the changing digital landscape, how has healthcare fared? Has the Internet and social media helped or hindered its development? Should the public turn to the Internet for medical advice? I enlisted the help of some leading voices in the field to unravel these questions and shed some much needed light on the topic.

How The Santa Lifestyle Can Harm Your Long-Term Health

By : Nicola | Published : Saturday December 21, 2013 | Posted in : General Health
Santa holding milk and cookieChristmas is traditionally a time to indulge, with several days spent consuming vast amounts of food and drinking to excess. However, if you’d prefer not to begin 2014 feeling flabby and sluggish, it’s advisable to keep an eye on your consumption of high-calorie food and drink over the festive season.

Dannii Martin's Top Health & Fitness Stocking Fillers

By : Geoffrey | Published : Monday December 16, 2013 | Posted in : General Health
Christmas Day is never complete without a bulging stocking of festive surprises hanging next to the tree. It’s not always easy to know what to get your loved ones, so it’s crucial that you listen to the experts, especially when it comes to the perfect health and fitness present. We asked Dannii Martin of Hungry Healthy Happy to share her secrets for the best value items on the market right now. From workout accessories to nutritious fancies, her...

Seven Rules for a Healthy Christmas

By : Nicola | Published : Saturday December 14, 2013 | Posted in : General Health
oranges in santa hatsChristmas is a time to eat, drink and be merry. But with the big day just around the corner, you may not have considered the impact of all that indulgence on your health. Unfortunately, the festive season is also a time when many people fall ill. Read on for our seven rules for a healthy, happy Christmas.

Infographic: How is Smoking Linked to Mouth Cancer?

By : Nicola | Published : Monday November 18, 2013 | Posted in : General Health
SmokingMouth Cancer Action Month is a campaign run by the British Dental Health Foundation and sponsored by Denplan, which aims to raise awareness of the condition. The campaign runs throughout November and focuses on educating people about the risks of mouth cancer, its causes and symptoms and what preventative measures can be taken.

How Can Technology Benefit Healthcare? - Guardian Debate Highlights

By : Nicola | Published : Friday November 15, 2013 | Posted in : General Health
Skype iconOn 14th November, The Guardian held a live chat discussing the role technology can play in providing healthcare services. Here are our highlights.

Health Events – October 2013

By : Nicola | Published : Tuesday October 1, 2013 | Posted in : HealthExpress News
It’s time for the next edition of our guide to the health events you can look forward to this month. There are several great campaigns going on in October, all of which aim to raise awareness of various conditions. Find out more below about how you can help support the hardworking organisations behind each cause.