Beauty from within

Beauty from within

The nutraceuticals market is on the rise as more and more people realise the benefits of an inside-out approach to skin health. Nutritionist Kim Pearson explores this growing trend

7 ways to minimise risk of stroke

From genes and gender to age and fitness, whether you smoke or drink, or have other medical conditions, there are many factors which can increase your risk of stroke. Victoria Lambert suggests ways of minimising the risk

Know the risks and be healthy

Heart disease doesn’t have to be a killer. Liz Bestic finds out what can be done to minimise the risks

Seeing a way to better eye health

Sight loss devastates the lives of almost two million people in the UK – and the number is growing at an alarming rate, writes Martin Barrow

Avoiding risks to prevent stroke

Stroke is a largely preventable disease; its risk factors are well known and many are related to modern lifestyles, writes Victoria Lambert

Industry booming as e-cigs catch on

The electronic cigarette industry is booming as more and more smokers quit tobacco, but the future for “vaping” is uncertain, writes Dan Matthews

Tobacco companies are playing catch-up

Jason Hesse investigates how the e-cigarette market is developing and the reaction of big tobacco companies

Lack of regulation is a drag

Dithering regulators and a complete absence of conclusive clinical research has left e-cigarette brands guessing about how they should manufacture and sell their products, writes Dan Matthews