Gillian Harvey

Gillian Harvey

Gillian Harvey is a freelance writer, qualified counsellor and mother-of-five young children, currently living in France. Follow her on twitter: @GillPlusFive

Recent articles

Quiz: Am I pregnant?

Quiz: Am I pregnant? Resource

When you're wondering whether you might be pregnant, it can be hard to think about anything else. Try our simple quiz to see whether your symptoms add up! …

Stress-relieving tips to try every day

Stress-relieving tips to try every day Feature

Whether it's the pressure of work, family life or a looming deadline, we all suffer from stress from time to time. The good news is, there are lots of ways to reduce …

Surprising facts about thyroid problems

Surprising facts about thyroid problems Feature

The thyroid is a tiny gland located in your neck that produces hormones responsible for regulating everything from metabolism to muscle control. Despite its small …

What your vaginal discharge could be trying to tell you

What your vaginal discharge could be trying to tell you Feature

Many women are embarrassed about vaginal discharge , but we really shouldn't be. Whilst nobody tends to talk about it, it's something all pre-menopausal women …

The reasons behind your bad breath

The reasons behind your bad breath Feature

Whether it's one too many coffees, a spicy sandwich at lunchtime or a little dehydration, we've all experienced a bit of bad breath from time to time. In most cases, a …