Category: Health

Should I be worried about air pollution?

Air pollution is now at record levels nationwide. Health journalist Rosalind Ryan investigates how air pollution could be harming your health, with practical tips to protect yourself We’re used to seeing pictures of smog-filled foreign cities such as Beijing, but the UK doesn’t need to worry about air pollution – right? Wrong. A recent survey…
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Do I have coeliac disease?

Worried about regularly bloating? Confused between gluten-intolerance and coeliac disease? Dietician Jo Travers explains all  With 1 in 100 people suffering from coeliac disease – and nearly half a million people not realising they have it – here’s a guide to what to look for and some tips for keeping it under control. What is coeliac…
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Is stress ruling you?

With more of us struggling with daily pressures, it’s difficult to tell when stress is taking over. Health writer Helen Foster asks the experts how we can read the signs and take action April may be Stress Awareness Month, but it seems that stress is constantly on our minds. More than a third of the…
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Why is my hair thinning?

Whether your hair is shedding more than usual or has simply lost its oomph, Anabel Kinglsey, a leading trichologist at Philip Kingsley shares her advice for helping to revive your hair Shedding your hair is normal and it’s common to lose up to 100 hairs per day, provided they are growing back. “Hair shedding can also…
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