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What happens during a mammogram?

Having a mammogram doesn't have to be a daunting experience. Nuffield Health's Professional Head of Mammography and Laser Safety, Sue Oliver, walks us through the exam.

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The truth about mammograms (from women who’ve had them)

Breast screening is the most effective way of detecting breast cancer early, yet many women are worried about the process. Here, real women who’ve had mammograms share their tips and experience.

In praise of Ultrasound, the unsung hospital hero

Ultrasound is so much more than just a pregnancy scan. Find out what makes it one of the hardest working machines in any hospital.

A calculator for your heart health and diabetes risk

Quite often it can be difficult to judge what effect any given lifestyle choice has on long-term health and for many of us the approach can be 'ignorant bliss' - but it doesn't have to be that way.

Recognising heart attacks in women

When it comes to heart attacks we think we know the signs. But new research suggests women present with different symptoms to men, making them more likely to be misdiagnosed.

The Birth: Wellbeing essentials for your hospital bag

We asked Mums what they thought every Mum-to-be should pack in their hospital bag to make them as comfortable as possible during and after the birth.