I’ve just met Holly on This Morning. She is 29 and has no children but has been turned down by four different doctors when she asked to be referred for a sterilisation. Is this fair? According to the @itvThisMorning worm 80% of you think she has a right to be sterilised. It’s a tough one isn’t it? Research suggests that …
Really enjoyed joining @Matthew_Wright and the team on @5WrightStuff yesterday
Here is my recent interview with the Sepsis UK trust, a charity dedicated to raising awareness of Sepsis- a potentially life threatening condition, early treatment can make all the difference.
There are estimated to be 26,000 people in the UK who are HIV positive but don’t yet know and that is worrying because the earlier HIV is diagnosed, the better the prognosis. This week the first legally approved HIV self testing kits hit our shelves in the UK. As a doctor I would always rather see someone in my clinic …
I loved working with the lovely Dr Sarah Tonks on ITV recently. Here we are on a This Morning first – performing a puppet facelift live on air!
Working with The Mail On Sunday, in their Healthcare Innovations Supplement. We raised the question – is it time that you had a Health MOT? For the full supplement and my article on Page 36, please click here
It was a privilege to Chair the NHS Health Check Conference this February. Health Check is promoting a proactive approach to health by encouraging and facilitating lifestyle changes for the UK population to help avert the future crisis facing our heath care system from preventable diseases such as type two diabetes.
UK women magazine have just published an interview which I hope makes interesting reading.
Below is a copy of a radio phone in I co-hosted on Radio Five this weekend. Given the recent media spotlight on HRT and the menopause its an interesting listen for those going through and effected by the menopause.
The first three “Dr Dawn’s Guides” are out in June. They will be ‘Dr Dawn’s Guide to Women’s Health”, “Dr Dawn’s Guide to Weight and Diabetes” and “Dr Dawn’s Guide to Heart Health”. Several more titles will follow later in the year details of how to get a copy will be published here soon.