Lesley Dobson

Lesley Dobson

Lesley Dobson has written health features for Saga Magazine and website for eight years, and has also worked for many other magazines and websites, including Sainsbury’s Magazine, Good Housekeeping, NHS Choices and Weight Watchers. Her favourite healthy habits include walking her dog, getting plenty of sleep – and just enough chocolate.


Latest Articles from Lesley

Woman sitting on the floor feeling faint
Health & Wellbeing

How to cope with fainting

Temporary blackouts aren't uncommon. What to do when they happen.

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pharmacist
Health & Wellbeing

Your guide to prescription painkillers

Here is our introduction to some of the main prescription painkillers.

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Consultant looking at patient's knee
Health & Wellbeing

Knee replacement: going private or abroad

Where to have knee surgery done more quickly?

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Mature lady having physiotherapy on her knee
Health & Wellbeing

Knee replacement recovery tips

Why you need to be involved in the knee replacement recovery process.

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Consultant talkng to patient about knee pain
Health & Wellbeing

Knee replacement surgery

Find out what knee replacement surgery involves with our guide.

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Pills in the shape og hearts on graph paper
Health & Wellbeing

Atrial fibrillation treatments

Find out about the treatments available for atrial fibrillation with our guide.

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Heart puzzle with piece missing and stethoscope
Health & Wellbeing

Atrial fibrillation causes

Atrial fibrillation triggers aren’t always entirely clear. Read our guide to AF.

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Mature woman asleep in a garden chair
Health & Wellbeing

Atrial fibrillation symptoms

Our guide to the most common heart rhythm disturbance in the UK.

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Senior woman with occupational therapist
Health & Wellbeing

Hip replacement FAQs

Everything you need to know about hip replacement ops.

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