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How to help your patients lead healthier lives

Susan Cohen shares how she helped encourage her patients to eat well, move more and improve their lifestyles.

Sugar consumption rises in England despite tax

Sugar consumption in England has risen despite the sugar tax leading to a reduction of sugar in foods such as cereals and yoghurts, new Public Health England (PHE) figures show.

Probiotic supplements may enhance weight loss in obese children

Probiotic supplements may enhance weight loss and reduce the risk of future metabolic conditions including type 2 diabetes and heart disease, a new study has suggested.

Poor vitamin intake may impact on frailty symptoms

Nurses tackle obesity statistic with record-breaking active challenge

Nurses across the UK have taken their health into their own hands this month, with a record number participating in a ‘We Active Challenge’ promoting and encouraging daily activity among the community.