Knowing the signs: Lisa Boulton looks at studies trying to find visible outward signs prior to a heart problem.
Thursday, January 31
Wednesday, January 16
Clever veins: Did you know our vein system is like having a second heart? Lisa Boutlon looks at how you can spot a problem to act quickly.
Wednesday, January 2
Abdominal and cerebral aneurysms: Our health columnist looks at the dangers of aneurysms, and how to spot signs.
Monday, December 17
Check your waist: Lisa Boulton explains why it’s important to keep check on your waist measurements, as it could lead to health risks.
Thursday, December 6
Diabetes facts: This week, Lisa Boulton takes a look at diabetes — what is it, and what are the implications?
Thursday, November 22
Spotting the signs: Lisa Boulton explains how even women need to be aware of the signs of heart diseases that lead to heart attacks.
Thursday, November 8
Serious illness: This week, Lisa Boulton looks at Peripheral Arterial Disease, a condition which affects the limbs, and its prevention.
Thursday, October 25
Risk factors: Lisa Boulton puts cardiovascular disease in context as Lincoln is affected more than the England average.
Thursday, October 11
Smoking sickness: This week’s health column looks at the various diseases and illnesses smoking can lead to — if it doesn’t kill you first.
Thursday, September 27
Help to stop: There are many great initiatives and methods to stop smoking, if you have enough self-belief. Lisa Boulton looks at some tips.