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  • The diabetes nurse

    Consultant nurse Grace Vanterpool was awarded an MBE for her work in diabetes. She talks about her passion for her career and the people who...
  • A responsible romance: getting tested for chlamydia

    Sex and young people http://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/Sexandyoungpeople/Pages/Sex-and-young-people-hub.aspxIn this dramatisation, teenage couple B...
  • A&E and knife crime

    Dr Tunji Lasoye is head of the emergency department at King's College Hospital, London. He also visits schools to talk about the effects of ...
  • Coming out as gay

    Am I gay, lesbian or bisexual? http://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/Sexandyoungpeople/Pages/AmIgay.aspxTeenagers describe how they came to terms with ...
  • Sickle-cell anaemia

    Pamela, 18, was born with sickle-cell anaemia, a genetic blood disorder. She describes how to cope with the disease on a daily basis, and ex...
  • How will smoking affect your appearance?

    Read the under-18s' guide to quitting http://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/smoking/Pages/Teensmokersquit.aspxMegan is 16 and a smoker. A make-up artis...
  • Sickle cell support

    Psychologist Dr Nicky Thomas talks about her innovative work supporting people living with sickle cell disease, and the contribution young b...
  • Dealing with conflict and arguments

    How to control your anger http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/stress-anxiety-depression/Pages/controlling-anger.aspxDealing with conflicts can be l...
  • Coping with exams

    Teenagers describe how they prepared themselves for their GCSCs, overcame stress and built the confidence to sit their exams....
  • Bullying

    Many people experience bullying at some point during their lives. Its important to remember that you' re not alone and there is help availab...
  • Coping with a long-term condition: the care plan

    Your NHS guide to long-term conditions and self care http://www.nhs.uk/Planners/Yourhealth/Pages/Yourhealth.aspxCommunity matron Cath Gilpin...
  • The Expert Patient Programme

    Living with a long-term condition can be difficult. A GP explains how the programme helps people manage their condition, and patients descri...
  • Healthy back at work

    Trevor Shaw, Principal Ergonomist, explains how bad posture contributes to health problems including back pain. He describes how to improve ...
  • 41 years in the NHS

    Icilda Rodney came to England in 1961 when she was 18 and has worked as a housekeeper for the NHS for 41 years. She tells us why Black Histo...
  • Black minority ethnic nurse

    Nola Ishmael was awarded the OBE for services to nursing and the Department of Health in 2000. Today, she works as a healthcare consultant, ...

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