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

Cataract surgery
Health & Wellbeing

Cataract surgery – what you need to know

Find out what happens before, during and after a cataract operation.

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Cataracts
Health & Wellbeing

What you need to know about cataracts

Learn more about the symptoms and causes of cataracts with our guide.

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Have you thought about what you'll do if you fall ill abroad?
Health & Wellbeing

What to do if you get ill abroad

Going on holiday? Read our guide to what to do if you fall ill abroad.

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Grapefruit warning on medicine container
Health & Wellbeing

Is your diet affecting your medicines?

If you’re taking medicines, remember you need to watch what you eat and drink.

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sunstroke
Health & Wellbeing

Sunstroke and heatstroke: symptoms and treatment

Find out more about these potentially serious conditions and how to treat them.

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summer field
Health & Wellbeing

Summer Health

Find out which conditions can create health problems in summer.

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asthma inhalers
Health & Wellbeing

Asthma: symptoms and treatment

Find out more about asthma triggers and how to live with this condition.

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aeroplane, flying
Health & Wellbeing

Fear of flying?

We look at ways to conquer your fear of flying and strategies for coping.

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Mature woman scratching hand
Health & Wellbeing

Prickly heat: symptoms and treatment

Prickly heat can spoil your summer. Find out how to treat this itchy condition.

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