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We've recruited a panel of experts to answer all your queries and concerns. Check below to see the topics we are tackling now. Or browse previous session to see all the advice our experts have given. Watch this space as new experts are always joining us.

General practice

Dr Cindy Cohen our GP answers your questions on family planning, women and children’s health and long term conditions such as hypertension and diabetes.

Children’s health and immunisation

Dr Yiannis answers your questions on conditions affecting children from newborns to teenagers.

Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Sarah answers your questions on minor injuries, travel vaccination, asthma and contraception.

Psychiatry - mental health in older people

Dr Claudia Cooper answers your questions on mental health matters particularly in old age.

Hormone Health Solutions

Ask Denise about combining nutritional therapy with personal training and lifestyle choices.

Counselling and Psychotherapy

When you are feeling overwhelmed with difficulties in your life talking to Raihaana our counsellor could help.


Randhiraj Bilan answers your questions on nutrition with a special interest in world foods & massage.

Personal Trainer and Weight Loss Adviser

Ask Anne Iarchy about your healthy lifestyle choices.

Personal Trainer and Holistic Lifestyle Coach

On this Q & A Joan will answer your questions on training methods for weight loss and lifestyle.


Ask Yueying how acupuncture can help the following: Pain relief, allergies, digestive system disorders, skin conditions, tiredness, menopause.

Vein Surgery and General Surgery

Varicose veins (including laser), hernia repair, hyperhidrosis (surgery for excessive sweating), vascular surgery, and gall bladder removal.

General cardiology and atrial fibrillation

Dr Hussain answers your questions on general cardiology, palpitations and irregular heartbeat.

Healthy Lifestyle for Children

On this Q & A you can ask Alive ‘N’ Kicking’s team of specialists questions about your child's nutrition and activity levels.

Sexual health

Kathy French answers your questions on sexual health and contraception.


Your diabetes questions answered by consultant physician Dr Michela Rossi.

Depression and anxiety

Your mental health questions answered by consultant psychiatrist Dr Ali Ajaz.

Breast cancer screening

Your breast screening questions answered by Clinical Nurse Specialist Anne Brewer.


Clinical nurse specialist Pennie White answers your questions on joint conditions.

Stress and Depression

Your questions on stress answered by consultant psychologist Dr Melinda Rees.


Your hysterectomy questions answered by consultant gynaecologist Mr J Griffiths.

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