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Do you love dancing to drum and bass but want to be simultaneously educated on the history and flora of Highgate Woods? There’s perhaps only one woman in the world who can give you all of that at once: Stacey Cohen of London Jungle Runners.

ZOE PASKETT visits a movement studio which takes a holistic and positive approach rather than shouting at you

When Hampstead mum Afia Ahmed suffered complications following the birth of her daughter last month it was a new app being piloted by her doctors which helped save her life.

Anna Behrmann talks to Lord Robert Winston about the practical and ethical implications of editing our genes

Sharon Jaffe and Hils Bentwood set up The CyClub as a pop up when their local gym closed. Now they do classes around the clock with a personal touch

Zoe Paskett tries out a new exercise class that combines swing dance and aerobics, finding that the exhaustion is outweighed by enjoyment and great music

West Hampstead mum Nazanin has finally seen a specialist for her back and neck, who said that without urgent treatment she could run the risk of permanent impairment

Anna Behrmann speaks to Professor Emma Morris, part of a team of researchers who are genetically modifying patients’ immune cells to find tumours and kill them

A West Hampstead mum jailed in Iran has been denied access to see a specialist neurologist for her neck and back pain

A surgical ward at the Whittington Hospital has been closed after the vomiting and sickness bug norovirus spread among patients and staff.

The campaigner is ‘humbled’ by donations towards bowel cancer treatment, but he regrets that more cancer sufferers cannot access the medicine

A “legendary” music promoter has raised £10,000 in three days as he looks to fund treatment for an extremely rare form of cancer.

A 69-year-old man with stage 3 cancer has claimed he was “shoved in a corner” of A&E for 16 hours after being rushed to hospital with open wounds.

A brother has given the ultimate Christmas and New Year’s gift to his sister, by donating one of his kidneys at the Royal Free Hospital

A victim of the contaminated blood scandal will feature in a pioneering new documentary charting the Aids pandemic through the stories of those caught up in the crisis.

Staff at the Royal Free Hospital were were left terrified last Thursday after they found a tarantula hiding inside a box of bananas from Costa Rica.

The man overseeing a radical plan to ward off a funding crisis in Camden, Haringey and Barnet’s health services has said a solution has “not yet been found” – but the Whittington’s properties could be part of discussions.

MP Catherine West has called for “individuals to be held to account” over the NHS contaminated blood disaster that left thousands of people infected with deadly HIV and hepatitis C.

Volunteers transforming the once litter-filled flower beds outside the Royal Free hospital into a botanical oasis have launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise the funds for gardening supplies.

David Cole takes a photo of the Heath every day before he dives into the icy waters of the Men’s Pond

Expert Parkour traceur speaks about the benefits of an all year round activity that trains the mind as much as the body

Key departments could be merged across local hospitals as part of a proposed national shake-up of the NHS

They are raising money for children in rural India with a day of yoga, meditation and well-being.

A colourful idea is flowering to transform a neglected patch of land in Kentish Town into a jewel of a garden for GP patients and the community

A staggering one in three Camden children in their final year of primary school are obese, according to the council.

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