Patsy Westcott

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Detached retina
Health & Wellbeing

My health story: detached retina

Even though he’s an optometrist himself, David Cartwright missed the signs.

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Rainbow chard
Health & Wellbeing

Eat to beat high blood pressure

By focusing on your diet, you can help to alleviate the threat posed by this ‘silent killer’.

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Runner beans
Health & Wellbeing

Superfoods you can grow yourself

The best fruit and veg to keep us healthy, wealthy and wise are on our doorstep.

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There are more nerve endings per square centimetre in the foot than in any other part of the body.
Health & Wellbeing

What your feet say about your health

The way feet look and feel can reveal secrets about underlying conditions.

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Water with cucumber
Health & Wellbeing

The dangers of dehydration

Staying hydrated is vital, especially when the weather is warm and we’re out more.

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lost
Health & Wellbeing

6 possible signs of dementia

Do you struggle to recall things you once knew or remember people’s names?

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Eat more slowly to lose weight
Health & Wellbeing

May 2018 health news

The latest health insights and products to help you stay healthy.

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Cancer research
Health & Wellbeing

Cancer research update

We talk to experts about the advances transforming the outlook for patients.

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Processed foods include crisps, sweets and soft drinks.
Health & Wellbeing

Can what you eat and drink cause cancer?

Almost one in ten UK cancer cases a year are linked to diet.

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