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Vitamin D: Could UV-mushrooms help fix the nation’s issue?

Vitamin D: Could UV-mushrooms help fix the nation’s issue?

With one in 10 deficient in vitamin D, the government is exploring new ways to boost the UK’s intake. Source link

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‘His scar is something he needs to be proud of’

‘His scar is something he needs to be proud of’

A mother has written a book about a heart surgery scar to help her son who has a heart condition. When Leo was seven-days-old he had the first of many surgeries on his heart. Now…

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Dame Deborah James says Prince William’s visit will be a ‘special memory’

Dame Deborah James says Prince William’s visit will be a ‘special memory’

The cancer campaigner says the prince went “above and beyond” in visiting her to confer her damehood. Source link

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Junk food: Obesity strategy falling apart, Jamie Oliver says

Junk food: Obesity strategy falling apart, Jamie Oliver says

Boris Johnson is accused of “playing politics with children’s health” after delaying new restrictions. Source link

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Chronic pain ‘like walking into burning hot oven’, sufferer says

Chronic pain ‘like walking into burning hot oven’, sufferer says

Emily Bristoe describes her pain as “horrible” and takes six tablets a day to cope with her symptoms. Source link

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Deborah James made a dame by William at her home

Deborah James made a dame by William at her home

In her latest Instagram post, the former deputy headteacher wrote: “Prince William actually came to our family house today!! I am utterly honoured that he joined us for afternoon tea and champagne, where he not…

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Are we failing young people with cancer?

Are we failing young people with cancer?

Deborah James’ experience has raised questions about how good the UK is at spotting and treating the disease. Source link

Junk food: Ministers to delay ban on multi-buy deals

But health groups criticise the move to pause the ban on unhealthy food offers and some advertising. Source link

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Child with head injury told ambulance would be hours

Child with head injury told ambulance would be hours

The latest data from NHS England shows that ambulance response times are now at their highest since the current system was introduced five years ago. Willow Clark, who was nine-years-old at the time, fell off…

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Spain plans menstrual leave in new law for those with severe pain

Spain plans menstrual leave in new law for those with severe pain

Spain could become the first European country with menstrual pain leave under a proposed law. Source link