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How magic tricks help children with cerebral palsy
For children with hemiplegia, a common form of cerebral palsy, learning to be a magician is remarkably effective therapy. Paula Cocozza reports from …
Does a daily aspirin prevent cancer?
A study suggests that an aspirin a day can help prevent colon, oesophagus and stomach cancers. So should we all be self-medicating? Luisa Dillner …
This column will change your life: a holiday shared is a break for us all
'In Sweden, the more people holidayed at the same time, the greater the rate at which antidepressant prescriptions decreased', says Oliver Burkeman
'I was fired for having a miscarriage': the truth about pregnancy and work
Bim Adewunmi: Six out of 10 mothers believe their careers suffered after they became pregnant. How have you found managing pregnancy, motherhood and …
Do you feel lonely?
A study has revealed one in 10 people feel they do not have a close friend – an estimated 4.7m people across the UK. Share your experiences of …
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Posted in Skin and nails / Raynaud's Phenomenon
Reynaulds and ED
Not sure whether there is a connection between Reynauld's phenomenom and Erectile dysfunction, when I went to see a specialist they were pretty dismissive...
Posted in Gut, bowel and stomach / Bowel Cancer
Bowel cancer symptoms???
Hi all, I'm a complete nebiee! And would greatfully appreciate any advice or similar experiences you can share with me. Ive generally been a well guy who...
Posted in Eyes / Cataract
Feeling of something in eye after cataract surgery
Has anyone had this problem. It has been 2 months since surgery in right eye. Dr checked eye a few times an states hefinds nothing in my eye, but my vision...
Posted in Heart and blood vessels / Propranolol
Propranolol saved my life!
Hi all, I'm a 31 year old lady who has been confident all my life. I got a promotion, which involved giving presentations, speaking in front of large...
Posted in Mental health / Anxiety Disorders
Hi, my names Laura and I'm 21. I have had anxiety problems since I was young, and because of it I have only just got my first ever job. Since I left college...
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