Men's health 60-plus

Exercise as you get older

Exercise can help older adults stay healthy, energetic and independent well into old age.

Top diets review for 2017

Find a weight loss plan to suit you with our review of the most popular diets.

Fitness Studio

Video workouts to help you exercise from the comfort of your home

Know your prostate

Where is the prostate gland and what does it do? Find out whether you're at risk of prostate cancer.

The top 5 causes of premature death

Reduce your risk of early death from one of the 5 big killers: cancer; heart disease; stroke; lung or liver disease.

Lower your cholesterol

Foods you can eat and those you should avoid to help lower your cholesterol.

Eye health tips for older people

How to keep your eyes healthy after the age of 60 with NHS eye tests, prescription lenses and lifestyle changes.

'Social drinking': the hidden risks

'Social drinkers' may be causing just as much harm to their health as binge drinkers and alcoholics.

Foods to avoid if you're over 65

Find out why over-65s are at higher risk of food poisoning and what foods are risky.

Loneliness in older people

How to combat loneliness in later life, including making the effort to stay in touch using computers, social clubs and volunteering.

Darcus Howe

Darcus Howe: 'My battle with prostate cancer'

Darcus Howe discusses how prostate cancer is an illness that affects many African-Caribbean men.

Walking for health

A guide to walking to improve your health and fitness, including tips on getting started and making walking fun.

Physical activity guidelines for older adults

Guidelines for older adults aged 65 and over, for general health and fitness.

A guide to tai chi

All you need to know about tai chi, including health benefits, different styles and getting started.

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Call your GP today

If you notice blood in your pee, even if it’s ‘just the once’, tell your doctor. Call your GP today

Your NHS Health Check

Millions of people have already had their free 'midlife MOT'. Find out why this health check-up is so important

Exercises for older people

Improve your strength, balance and flexibility with these step-by-step guides

Exercise for older people

Hearing problems

How to protect your hearing, with tips on spotting when you're going deaf, getting tested and hearing aids

NHS screening

Find out about the different types of screening offered by the NHS in England

The class of 1948, Tintagel Primary School

'Our health history'

See how their lifestyle and habits have affected the health of this class of 1948

Drinking and alcohol

Practical tips to help you cut down, plus information on low-risk drinking, how alcohol affects your health, and understanding units

Health and fitness

Boost your health and fitness with fun and practical ideas to get active and improve your general health

Lose weight

Weight loss resources to help you lose weight healthily, including the NHS 12-week diet and exercise plan