Smokers in Chinese communities in Britain are being urged to take part in Stoptober.
Serena Ng, a student from Durham University, is undertaking groundbreaking research into British Chinese knowledge and beliefs of risk factors linked to heart disease.
Systematic Lupus Erythematous (SLE) is a chronic autoimmune condition, whereby the body’s defence mechanism attacks and inflames the healthy cells, tissues and organs. Currently there is no cure.
A study by the University of Birmingham (UK) shows that grandparents tend to indulge, overfeed and protect grandchildren in their care from physical chores, thus increasing their risk of obesity.
NHS Blood and Transplant is calling for more people from Chinese, Asian and Black Communities to start donating blood.
My dad was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2002. It was Stage 4 and he was given 6 months to live. I was 20. My youngest sister was 8. It rocked our world.