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    Here you’ll find in-depth factsheets covering childhood development and common illnesses, plus articles on how to keep your children healthy and active. If you're worried about your child, or have a question our experts are here to offer help and support.

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Top cancer fighting foods

Find out which foods may help reduce the risk of certain cancers.

Working parents are struggling to find work-life balance

Struggling to meet the demands of life admin?

Ten top tips for a better night’s sleep

Have you noticed that when you feel good about yourself, you work better?

The benefits of group exercise

2017-04-13 /uploadedImages/Fixed_Pages/Articles/Group_Exercise_180x100.jpg /uploadedImages/Fixed_Pages/Articles/Group_Exercise_700x300.jpg The benefits of group exercise Thomas Rothwell, physiologist at AXA PPP, says: “Doing exercise with friends is great for your morale because you’re more likely

Mental health – your questions answered

Nurse Nikki Porges answers questions on mental health.

How to get the birth you want

Midwife ;Emma Cronin, gives us some advice regarding your birth choices.

Exercise and mental health benefits

Dr Mark Winwood talks about the benefits of exercise on mental health.

Trigger finger

Trigger finger is a condition that affects one or more of the hand's tendons, making it difficult to bend the affected finger or thumb.


Poisoning is when a person is exposed to a substance that can damage their health or endanger their life.