July 28, 2016
Go Golborne is a local campaign led by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea that's all about supporting children and families to eat well, keep active and feel good.
July 27, 2016
Regular eye check-ups could soon help diagnose early signs of dementia - years before symptoms develop - a new study has found.
Bowel cancer patients who consumed more than 0.3g of Omega-3 fatty acids, which are abundant in food such as oily fish, were found to have a 41 per cent less chance of dying from bowel cancer... [
July 25, 2016
Westminster City Council is updating its Walking Strategy and wants to hear from you about what you think are the best ways to encourage and increase walking throughout the borough.
July 20, 2016
The Easy read edition of the free booklet, "Stay Well in Kensington and Chelsea and Westminster" and "Stay Well in Hammersmith & Fulham" from your local Clinical Commissioning Group is now available to download.
July 18, 2016
For some the hot weather is a lovely chance to relax in ths sun, but for others it is very uncomfortable, and can even be dangerous. Make sure you stay cool and safe during this hot spell with these essential tips.
June 22, 2016
Alzheimer's Research UK has teamed up with Deutsche Telekom and scientists from University College London and the University of East Anglia to develop Sea Hero Quest, a smartphone game that re-writes the rules on how we go about dementia research.
June 20, 2016
According to a paper by Marcus Rand of the Campaign to End Loneliness, it seems that about one in 10 of people over 65 feels chronically lonely all or most of the time.
May 19, 2016
A team from Oxford University has shown that immediate and continuing self-treatment in the weeks after experiencing the symptoms of a transient ischaemic attack, or 'warning' stroke, could reduce the risk by as much as 80 percent.
People who suffer TIAs or strokes are currently administered aspirin, but up until now the drug was only thought to reduce the subsequent risk by around 15 percent.
May 18, 2016
More than half of those seeking a diagnosis for dementia have delayed going to their GP by at least a year, according to a survey carried out by the Alzheimer's Society.
The charity says nearly two-thirds of people fear a diagnosis would mean their life is over.
But it says an early diagnosis can actually help people to live as well as possible.