By Vanessa Chalmers
After the birth of her baby former model Alison Canavan was suicidal - but she got better
Postnatal depression affects 1 in 10 women, and left single mother and former model Alison Canavan suicidal. Now a wellness coach and author of Minding Mum, she shares her story of recovery with her best tips for self-care as a new mum
by Vanessa Chalmers
Do you have irregular periods? Are you overweight ? You may have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) which affects one in then British women. Gynaecologist Dr. Gabrielle Downey and nutritionist Dr. Marilyn Glenville share the signs not to miss
Women with ADHD are chronically underdiagnosed which can lead to anxiety and depression in later life. We spoke to two women that live with the condition and a leading expert on the help that's out there
Lifestyle blogger Scarlett Dixon has suffered with severe stomach pains, bloating, constipation and diarrhoea since she was eight - with doctors unable to help. Then she took matters into her own hands
Fiona Munro was diagnosed with ovarian cancer at the age of only 30, after months of visiting her GP with bloating. She was told she had an infection, IBS, or an STI. Then, all of a sudden, was diagnosed with stage four cancer and 12 months to live before surprising her doctors by going into remission. As part of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, Fi shares her story
February 28 is Rare Disease Day. Healthista's Vanessa's Chalmers hears how a dodgy Chinese left one lady with a stomach paralysed and on liquid food for life
Does the sound of a clicking pen drive you into an inexplicable rage? Or does the noise someone makes when they're chewing send you into a fury? Then maybe you have misophonia. Healthista's Parisa Hashempour talks about her struggle with the condition and speaks to the experts about treatment...
Why are young, healthy, often athletes, dying suddenly because the heart has stopped? During Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) Awareness Week, Vanessa Chalmers investigates how it can be prevented… Its 7am on Monday morning and I can hear my
Talia Loeb shares her journey of being a child with a mental illness in primary school
On her third week of being caffeine-free, Healthista writer Chloe Nichols tried fruity water, novel herb teas and a site dedicated to all things caffeine
After Gerdi McKenna was diagnosed with breast cancer earlier this year, in February 11 of her friends got together to shave their heads in her honour
© 2017 Healthista Ltd.