Re-Imagining Healthcare in the 21st Century

Merav Dover, Chief Officer of Southwark and Lambeth Integrated Care (SLIC), has worked in the NHS and central government for over 20 years. She describes being able to redesign care across organisations, radically transforming care to improve people’s lives, as ‘a gift’. Here Merav talks to us about SLIC and how re-imagining 21st Century care […]

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The Devils in the Dosage

Nutrition expert and personal training consultant, Simon Hall, has ten years’ experience in the health and fitness sector, specialising in health and body transformation via a unique multi-disciplinary approach. Prior to setting up a global consultancy, Body Composition, Simon travelled the world researching and working with some of the most influential leaders in the industry.  […]

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New Safety Warning on Painkiller Pills

EVERY year, tens of thousands of people in Britain turn to drugs like ibuprofen to ease the agony of arthritis, back pain and sports injuries. It belongs to a class of medicines known as NSAIDs – or non-steroidal anti-inflammatories. Since it was first developed over 50 years ago by scientists in a lab in Nottingham, […]

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Stop Taking the Tablets

Patients with chronic ailments are normally told – ‘keep taking the tablets’. But when does it make more sense to actually STOP taking the tablets? The question has come under the spotlight recently with a controversial plea for GPs to no longer prescribe medicine such as statins (for high cholesterol) and anti-hypertensives (for high blood pressure) […]

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