DR MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions

‘I can’t make sense of cholesterol readings’: DR MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions I wonder if you could explain cholesterol readings? I was told mine was 4.1 but was also given other numbers. I am 74 and healthy, but can’t take statins without awful side-effects. Liz Purcell, by email….

DR MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions

Why your weepy eyes are actually DRY! DR MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions Dry eye disease occurs when the ‘tear film’ (watery fluid) across eye is disturbed Around 5 per cent of population is affected, the problem more common with age Risk factors include hormonal changes, contact lenses, a…