Andrew Graystone argues that we are using the wrong language to talk about cancer.
Mark Porter asks whether ethnic origin or gender are a risk factor for high blood pressure
Dr Mark Porter on the latest treatments for lung cancer.
Hayley’s been offered her dream job at Disney, but it means leaving behind her dad.
Michael Rosen finds out how best to communicate with people with dementia.
Tommy Whitelaw calls for more support and respect for people living with dementia.
Has a drive to increase the diagnosis of dementia and find a cure been effective?
Shumi Bose explores how design can help us explore and express our sense of identity.
Dementia turns lives upside down, but where does food fit? Sheila Dillon investigates.
An update on cook Paula Wolfert and entrepreneur James Ashwell's food and dementia stories
Sally Magnusson reads an excerpt from Where Memories Go
Penny asks why survival rates are very low compared to those of other European countries.
Experts examine who makes decisions about care for the elderly and those with dementia.
Penny looks at the new strategy announced last year and assesses its prospects of success.
Marie-Louise Muir traces poet Frank Ormsby's creative response to illness.
Dr Mark Porter examines emergency procedures for heart attacks.
Writer Iain Sinclair meets artist Keggie Carew to talk about her book Dadland.
Kim Normanton asks if it is possible for people with dementia to experience happiness.
Prof June Andrews argues for a revolution in the approach to dealing with dementia.
Are care homes able to protect frail and vulnerable elderly residents from violence?
Dr Mark Porter investigates the latest treatments for problems with the lens of the eye.
Moving story of love and the struggle to find meaning when faced with a terrible illness.
Lyse Doucet and her Afghan pen pal exchange poignant letters about war, poetry and cancer.
The comedian Mark Thomas discusses the inspiration behind his new show Opera Figaro.
Mike Stratton talks about searching for cancer genes with Jim al-Khalili.
Dr Mark Porter visits Sheffield to hear about the latest treatments for osteoporosis.
Mark Porter investigates the latest advances in the understanding of Parkinson's disease.
Why an operation might be the best way to treat Type 2 diabetes
Writer Charles Sprawson reflects on his life as he copes with advancing dementia.
Joan Bakewell asks what she might expect, and how she should prepare, if she had dementia.