Léa Surugue

Léa Surugue

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What living with HIV is like today

What living with HIV is like today Feature

HIV used to be seen as a terminal illness, but important medical improvements in recent decades have changed this. It's now possible for HIV-positive people to live a …

What jet lag really does to your body

What jet lag really does to your body Feature

Jet lag can certainly put a dampener on a holiday but it may also have negative health implications for people who regularly experience it. We explore how holidaymakers …

Does stress make skin problems worse?

Does stress make skin problems worse? Feature

Stress and lack of self-confidence are some of the devastating consequences of severe skin conditions. But can stress also be a cause, triggering the problem in the …

How long is grief supposed to last?

How long is grief supposed to last? Feature

While most people experience transient rather than persistent distress after the death of a loved one, some can struggle long-term. We speak to the experts about a …

Why you always seem to get sick on holiday

Why you always seem to get sick on holiday Feature

Falling sick on holidays or weekends sound familiar? Some health experts refer to this condition as leisure sickness. It could be linked to the way we manage our work …