The patient advocate

Miriam Rivas-Aguilar is the chief operating officer OF Patient Opinion

Is that stuff on the inside of drink cans doing us all harm?

It’s called BPA and though there’s no hard evidence against it, lots of people are worried

Health campaigners slam government’s child obesity report

It’s nowhere near tough enough and has been watered down by the food industry, they claim

The campaigner

Felicity Allman is a spokeswoman on mental health issues

Perk up your day at the Death Café

Everything is better with cake – even a frank discussion about your own demise

Jamie Murray talks doubles victories and his delight at being an uncle

Taking up tennis was ‘inevitable’ — and he and younger brother Andy were always competitive

Did you know?

NHS England deals with more than 1 million patients every 36 hours, from repeat prescriptions and routine screening to accident…

The nurse

Helen Donovan is professional lead for public health nursing at the Royal College of Nursing

Will it take a tax break to make you eat your five-a-day?

It’s one of the more radical solutions proposed as the cost of caring for the obese soars even higher

After decades of seemingly perpetual crisis, can the NHS survive?

We talk to health professionals and campaigners about the furture of the health service