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Have we entered the age of the cure?

What keeps health professionals up at night? Well, the pressure on the NHS has never been greater and the crisis…

Can businesses help us to be more healthy?

In recent years the government has looked to industry to help it deliver on public health initiatives. This is particularly…

Check Up: on an unexpected Brexit bonus and the importance of flu jabs

Plus: smoking at an all-time low and the not-so-smart students who take ‘smart drugs’

A massage to India

Our Spa Inspector feels like royalty out the Ananda Spa near Rishikesh

Asian fruit extract could dissolve kidney stones, study suggests

A compound found in citrus fruit can dissolve calcium oxalate crystals, which form the most common kind of human kidney…

Health checkup: on the obesity epidemic, food labelling and overfed toddlers

Plus: asthma’s fashion victims, the burden on GPs, and vitamin D deficiency

Spa Inpector: Your A-to-ZZZZZ of relaxation

Sleep Retreat at Espa Life spa, Corinthia Hotel London

Sweet tooth: Fact or fiction ?

Health checkup: on the sweet-tooth myth, binge-sleeping and lazy Britain

Plus: prostate cancer policy, children who black out, a heartbeat problem that’s worse for women, and healthy eating

Snack attack: what’s really in your favourite treats?

Make sure you know what you’re putting in your body next time you feel peckish

We are becoming a dementia nation

For years, the signs have not been promising. But there may be the beginnings of hope