September 5, 2018

Ten things you never knew about… charity

September 5 was declared the International Day of Charity by the United Nations in 2012.
September 4, 2018

Lung cancer symptoms: If this happens to your fingers you could have the deadly disease

LUNG CANCER symptoms usually develop as the disease progresses and aren’t evident in the early stages. There are, however, signs you should look out for, including this symptom in your fingers.
September 4, 2018

Life was fun but unfair on the factory floor

THE #MeToo movement and the gender pay gap controversy have highlighted that sexual harassment and inequality are still issues in 2018.
September 4, 2018

Susannah Constantine net worth: Strictly Come Dancing contestant’s net worth REVEALED

SUSANNAH CONSTANTINE is a British fashion journalist and television personality, rising to fame on the BBC style series, What Not to Wear. She is now set to appear on Strictly Come Dancing 2018 as a contestant. How much is she worth?
September 4, 2018

Kelly Holmes: I lost my mum to a cancer I’d never heard about

DAME Kelly Holmes has a haunting memory of her beloved mother Pam shortly before she succumbed to cancer in August last year, aged just 64. “She was sitting in a hospital bed, crying and saying she was too young to die,” says the double gold-medal winn...
September 4, 2018

Children like me are just invisible

MY NAME is Tyler, am 11 years old and have Asperger syndrome – which is on the autistic spectrum. I like to be reminded it’s not just me, there are other people like this. My interests include Nintendo, mathematics, physics and coding.
September 4, 2018

What could be the cause of dad’s bad fall?

Q - MY 88-year-old father fell over in the garden recently. His knees just seemed to buckle beneath him and we needed a neighbour’s help to get him up and back into the house. He seems fine now so could this have been a one-off incident or could there ...
September 4, 2018

Ten things you never knew about… beef

Today is the 250th anniversary of the birth of French diplomat François-René de Chateaubriand, after whom the Chateaubriand beef steak was named. So here, in his honour, are some facts about beef.
September 4, 2018

5 patients who have a future thanks to people donating organs

FIVE people who underwent lifesaving transplant operations within a record breaking 36 hours at one NHS hospital have reunited to urge others to join the Organ Donor Register.
September 3, 2018

It’s not just about older people…I have had five heart attacks and I’m only 50

FOOD writer, campaigner and TV presenter Sally Bee knows better than most just how important it is to look after your heart health.
September 3, 2018

‘I feel so grateful to the donor’s family’

The FIVE patients who had lifesaving transplant operations within 36 hours at Royal Papworth Hospital have expressed their gratitude to the donors, their families and medical staff.
September 3, 2018

Check how old your heart is…it could save your life

ROCKETING rates of killer cardiovascular diseases have prompted health chiefs to devise a potentially life-saving heart health test.