Travelling With IBD: The Ultimate Packing Checklist

July 26, 2017

Living with an Inflammatory Bowel Disease is no obstacle for you to make the trip which you have always dreamed about. However, you will have to dedicate the necessary time to the trip planning so ... Read more

9 Lessons For Managing Type 2 Diabetes From A Type 1

July 19, 2017

At the age of five, my doctor told me that when people have something such as diabetes, they are given other things to compensate. “You were given intelligence”, he said. That made me feel prou... Read more

Lyme Disease: The Underestimated Epidemic

July 12, 2017

The condition is on the rise again. It is estimated that 300,000 Americans are diagnosed with Lyme disease every year (CDC), there has been a steep climb in Canada from 144 documented cases in 2009 to a baffling 987 ... Read more

Don’t Give Up, Find The Reason To Continue! Understanding Depression Symptoms

July 5, 2017

Are you, or do you know someone living with depression? Are you finding that the simplest tasks are becoming very difficult? You’re not alone, and we want to spread awareness to those who don’t qu... Read more

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS): Living Life Constantly Exhausted

June 28, 2017

CFS is not simple tiredness or feeling slightly weary. Life with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is feeling complete exhaustion and pain, all the time. CFS or ME (myalgic encephalomyelitis) is often mitigated by the environment ... Read more

Hypertension In The UK: 2017 Facts, Signs, Causes and Treatments [Infographic]

May 24, 2017

They call it the 'silent killer': High blood pressure or Hypertension, is an incredibly common, yet often hidden, chronic disease that can have severe consequences. More than 1 in 4 adults in the UK have high blood ... Read more

”Yes, I’m Living With Depression. This Is How You Can Help Me.”

May 19, 2017

Depression affects 1 in 10 people in their lifetime. In the UK, 1 out of 4 struggle with mental health. Most likely you or someone you know is affected. We all want to support our loved ones in coping ... Read more

These 19 Bloggers Live Their Life With IBD or IBS and Share How They Do It!

May 12, 2017

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) are two separate conditions that are often mistaken for one another. There are two main forms of IBD: Crohn's Disease, which can cause inflammations of all ... Read more

[Infographic] Living With Asthma In The UK? Breathe Easy.

April 27, 2017

Asthma is one of the leading causes of chronic illness in the UK. Over 12% of the population – 8 million people – have been diagnosed with asthma, more than all other lung conditions combined. However, since many... Read more

Tech For Parkinson’s: From Apps To Steady Spoons And Walking Sticks

April 11, 2017

In the UK an estimated 127 thousand people are living with Parkinson’s disease. In the United States, the estimate amounts to more than 1 million. This puts the disease on rank two among the neurodegenerative diseases, se... Read more

Living Healthy With Type 2 Diabetes: 20 Inspirational Blogs

March 22, 2017

When thinking of diabetes what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Insulin? Injections? Of course, these things are very important – for type 1 diabetics. However, almost 90% of all diabetics have type 2 and mo... Read more

Depression In The UK: Why It Affects Everyone And What We Can Do About It

March 7, 2017

Mental health concerns all of us: sooner or later everyone will come face to face with depression or anxiety – as a patient or a relative. In contrast to physical diseases such as diabetes or hy... Read more

PMS: The Ultimate Survival Guide For Guys

February 12, 2017

Every 28 days – sometimes a little earlier or later – some men walk on eggshells. It is that time of the month when a woman not only gets her period but also PMS. PMS (premenstrual synd... Read more

PMS: The Ultimate Survival Guide For Women

February 12, 2017

*Every 28 days – sometimes a little earlier or later – it starts all over again: the menstrual cycle. While the period itself is perceived as an annoyance, this is nothing compared to the torture many wome... Read more

[Infographic] How The Internet Can Help 1.3 Million UK Atrial Fibrillation Patients

January 17, 2017

Atrial Fibrillation (also 'AF' or 'AFib') is a serious health condition that, if untreated, can have severe consequences. In the UK alone, 1.3 million are diagnosed with AF. Every 18 minutes a UK citizen suffers an AF-related ... Read more