Young people are rejecting alcohol – with abstinence almost doubling in a decade, a study suggests.
Kate Stallard was given days to live after being diagnosed with leukaemia – but the chemotherapy she received saved her. The treatment though left her unable to have children. Now in recovery, Kate is an ambassador for Leukaemia Care and wants to raise awareness of the real possibility other women undergoing treatment will be left […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Knowing your weight and height is enough to calculate your body mass index You’ve been using our fat calculator in your droves, working out your BMI (body mass index) and comparing the result with people in your age group and your part of the UK. But a few people […]
In 2016 Paul Meisak was told he had terminal cancer. Paul, who lives with his wife Bridget just outside Glasgow, has asked BBC Radio 5 live to follow him as he meets with oncologists, chooses his hospice and organises his funeral. Paul’s attitude is positive: “This is about celebrating life.” Click here to listen to […]