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Six ways to stay healthy when you’re stressed

23/09/2019 Sirin Kale 0

Keeping on top of your mental health in today’s taxing world can be tough. But a few changes can help lift the burdenHuman beings are not built to endure prolonged periods of stress. If you want to see an extreme example of what it can do to a person, …

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How to survive a Twitter storm

22/09/2019 Tanya Gold 0

Tanya Gold published a piece about a plus-size mannequin one Sunday. By Monday morning the internet had gone mad and was out for her bloodIt was my fault. Sometimes I write glibly. I make an argument for myself and forget that people read it. It still …

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Alternatives to drugs for managing pain | Letters

20/09/2019 Letters 0

Readers respond to a piece about opioid prescriptions and how doctors can help patients with long-term painDr Ann Robinson (Prescribing for pain is out of control. Doctors need new tools, 16 September) speaks eloquently about the limitations of drugs a…

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Experience: I nearly died of measles

13/09/2019 Melissa Thomas 0

The doctors hadn’t seen such a bad case. But I don’t blame my mother for not having me vaccinatedI was watching a film with my boyfriend, Marty, one Saturday night last April when I felt an itchy rash on my neck. Then I started getting a dry cough, lik…