Health Matters

BMI Healthcare's exclusive online magazine. Here you'll find everything from healthy living news and research, to interviews with fitness experts and celebrities.

Beating your food cravings could help you lose weight and steer clear of serious illnesses...

A diabetes diagnosis can be a foodie's worst nightmare, but that doesn't have to be the case...

Pancreatic cancer has developed a reputation for being very difficult to treat, particularly because...

By referring patients to BMI Healthcare and other private institutions, GPs can relieve pressures on the NHS...

It's a long time since smoking was proven to be very, very bad for us. So why do so many of us still do it?

It's Fertility Awareness Week 2016 and Dr Daabis is encouraging women to learn more about their fertility...

Breast cancer can affect anyone, but early diagnosis can make the difference...

Although all men will experience hair loss throughout their life; when, why and to what extent can differ considerably.

Today is World Thrombosis Day, but what is thrombosis and how can you avoid it?

The EatWell Guide is the one we see pinned up at our GP surgeries, a pie chart indicating how to...

Britain is experiencing a fitness boom. If you're craving ‘T-shirt muscles', a firmer and flatter stomach, or...

Whether it lasts for a few days or months, back pain is uncomfortable and hard to live with...

Someone has suggested hypnotherapy might be able to help you quit smoking or cure insomnia. But you're sceptical - does it really work?

Do your energy levels plummet mid-morning? Are you hungry again soon after breakfast? Picking the right foods at breakfast time could...

Medical opinion is unanimous: excessive levels of cholesterol in your diet are bad for you...

Depression affects people in a variety of ways but there are still some common signs you can look out for...

Now we're being told that sugar is actually the worst thing to have in your diet - but is this true?...

Many people assume that falls are part of old age and don't know that they are preventable just by making a few little changes to minimise the risks.

By staying active we are helping our bodies stay healthy but how do we exercise and reap the benefits when dealing with the pain?

Varicose veins are swollen and enlarged veins - usually blue or dark purple - that generally...

Sports drinks have long been marketed as performance-enhancing aids for athletes. But are they really as good for our health as they seem to be...