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

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How to tackle IBS

Follow our diet, exercise and treatment tips.

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Irritable bowel syndrome symptoms

How to spot the symptoms of IBS.

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Leg cramp causes

Read our guide to the causes of leg cramps and what they can mean for your health.

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Leg cramp symptoms

Read our guide to leg cramp symptoms and find out when you should get help.

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Indigestion - food for thought

Read our guide to the signs and causes of indigestion.

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Bloated stomach: causes and treatment

What's causing your stomach to bloat, and what can you do to ease it?

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Alcohol myth buster

The truth behind the tipple.

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Effects of alcohol on older people

Find out why alcohol affects our bodies differently as we age.

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Your guide to alcohol units and strength

Understanding how alcohol is measured can help keep you healthy.

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