Also in Real life this week

sjogren's syndrome, autoimmune disease, illness, dr elizabeth price, lupus, healthista
Real life

‘I have Sjogren’s Syndrome – I didn’t know what it was either’

Characterised by dry eyes, dry mouth and skin, Elif Mazi didn't know she had Sjogren's until her diagnosis at just 20

intermittent fasting, compulsive eating, eating disorder, diet, first person, healthista
Real life

Can intermittent fasting help this compulsive eater lose weight?

Could intermittent fasting help Elif Mazi lose weight or would it trigger her compulsive binges?  Only one way to find out

I found out I was HIV positive when pregnant
Real life

World Aids Day – ‘I found out I was HIV positive while I was pregnant’

At 28, a routine test revealed that pregnant Florence Odabeyi was HIV positive, having contracted the virus ten years before from her first sexual partner.  On World AIDS Day Florence, now 46, tells Healthista her compelling story

I-was-addicted-to-my-alcoholic-partner-FEATURE
Real life

‘I was addicted to my alcoholic partner’

Healthista spoke to Annie who was in an abusive relationship with an alcoholic for six years. After seeking help from Al-anon, she finally found the courage to leave

7 ways I controlled my arthritis FEATURE
Real life

Rheumatoid arthritis almost paralysed this woman – here’s how she beat it

in 2015 Iidamaria van der Byl-Knoefel was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis in her 30s.  This is how she reversed its devastating effects 

grief therapy, ask sally, grief, friendship, healthista
Therapy

Grief therapy – ‘My mother died and my friend didn’t even call’

A detailed, useful answer to to a complex problem from Healthista psychotherapist Sally Brown

Latest Video Series

LEAN ENERGY PROGRAMME

10% OFF

YOUR FIRST ORDER WHEN YOU SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Choose from a range of options to receive regular updates, monthly bulletins or our quarterly newsletter to ensure you remain fully informed about your health and fitness.

Wellness Weekly

As Seen In

Healthista-footer

Wellness Weekly

Top