Saturday, December 7, 2013

title pic #10: Cervical Cancer is a known STI

Posted by kathryn on April 10, 2012

My interview with Gill Burgess tells you everything you ever wanted to know about this silent killer; cervical smears – why they’re important and much much more.  Gill Burgess is the Cancer Screening Co-ordinator for Croydon PCT, specialising in Breast, Bowel and Cervical Cancers.

title pic Why gain weight as you age?

Posted by kathryn on December 12, 2011

Tanith Lee, friend, early pauser and specialist fitness coach explains HOW NOT to fall into this trap!! http://on.fb.me/s49PZW

title pic #14: Early Menopause-My sex life is over

Posted by kathryn on June 21, 2011

Plunged into menopause at an early age is devastating but to find out later, rather than sooner

title pic #12: Down to Earth Nutrition

Posted by kathryn on June 16, 2011

Liver function, bowel health, weight gain-all in a day’s work! Here’s my interview with Shirley Ward. It was a great pleasure interviewing Shirley; she’s helped a huge number of people understand their health especially as they approach menopause. Click on the link to hear the interview, get top tips plus the transcript is set out […]

title pic I’ve been mentally ill for most of my life-Ruby Wax

Posted by kathryn on January 31, 2011

She tells it like it is, unafraid of controversy.  I identified so much with this  http://bit.ly/hRD7P1. Like Ruby, I’m always getting on my soapbox and telling it all about depression (particularly in perimenopause and menopause) because I’ve lived through it myself and came through this metamorphosis stronger, healthier and, most of all, understanding why it […]

title pic #9: Breast Cancer-The Pill-menopause

Posted by kathryn on November 16, 2010

A no-holds barred open discussion on breast cancer, the pill and menopause. Check out this online radio http://www.redshiftradio.co.uk, the Scarlet Ladies slot – a bit like Loose Women only it’s audio!

title pic #8:Breast Cancer on the increase

Posted by kathryn on October 27, 2010

Get the real story behind Mammograms and my preferred route of Thermal Imaging. Listen to Prof Gordon Wishart on why this disease is on the increase.

title pic Breast Cancer on the increase

Posted by kathryn on October 4, 2010

Young women often make the headlines when it comes to breast cancer. In reality it is women over 50 that are mostly affected with one in 54 being diagnosed but when a leading consultant tells you the diagnosis of breast cancer is on the rise at an unprecedented rate then you want to know why. 

title pic Breast Cancer Risks

Posted by kathryn on September 10, 2010

Women produce xtra oestrogen from fat cells. A driving force for onset of BC. Alcohol + smoking also a lethal cocktail.

title pic Alcohol and Breast Cancer Risk

Posted by kathryn on June 21, 2010

I was really surprised to read these stats. http://bit.ly/d7Id5S.  Breast cancer risk increases more with alcohol consumption than taking HRT. From my perspective, it begs the question, when the HRT studies were done was alcohol consumption taken into consideration, as this would surely compound the risk? It also confirms that all things are relative and many, […]

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