Patsy Westcott

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What you need to know about ovarian cancer
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Need to know: ovarian cancer

Knowing what to look out for could save your life.

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GPS street map
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GPS devices and dementia

A sensible way to keep sufferers safe, or an assault on their liberty?

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Senior woman taking AMD sight test
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Treatment for AMD

We examine developments that could benefit those affected by this eye condition.

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Polymyalgia rhheumatica
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Polymyalgia rheumatica - the pain enigma

So stiff you can hardly get out of bed? You could have polymyalgia rheumatica.

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Silhouette of woman in yoga zen pose
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Mindfulness: mind how you go

Mindfulness can help you to cope with the everyday stresses of caring.

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Take a mindful walk and be aware of all the sights and sounds around you
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Use mindfulness to ease stresses of caring

Some simple techniques to help cope with the stress of caring for a relative.

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Snoring
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How to stop snoring

Six snoring solutions worth trying for a silent night’s sleep.

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Hope is on the horizon for sufferers of Parkinsons
Health & Wellbeing

Parkinson’s: hope on the horizon

From dancing to simply thinking about exercise – these are just two of a whole range of new ideas that offer real promise in combating Parkinson’s disease, from which 160,000 people will suffer by 2020.

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Health & Wellbeing

Preventing falls

As you age, tumbles can have serious consequences. Follow our prevention plan.

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