Lesley Dobson has written health features for Saga Magazine and website for eight years.
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.
What is atherosclerosis and how is it connected to high blood pressure?
What causes high blood pressure, who gets it and what can you do to lower it?
What is a low blood pressure reading and how will it affect your health?
What is high blood pressure, what causes it and what can you do about it?
Learn more about what the two numbers in a blood pressure reading mean.
What is blood pressure, why is it important and how is it measured? Find out.
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Why cold weather is a health risk for your heart and what to do to protect it.
What to watch out for in your relatives' health and what you can do to help.