Health matters

Older Lesbian Network (OLN)

Posted by Naomi Bennett on 05 November 2015

I didn't feel old, and I didn't feel young. I didn't feel judged and I didn't feel out of place. In fact I had a really quite lovely afternoon. I was even invited back another month.

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Helping a healthy body...discounted osteopathy

Posted by Naomi Bennett on 10 March 2015

A healthy body is as important as a healthy mind. Planet London has arranged a community discount with Osteopathy Appointments at the British School of Osteopathy (BSO). Get an appointment for just £18.

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Take me out to the ball game...

Posted by Editor on 31 January 2015

I had never played softball before, but I loved all things American and A League of Their Own. What more did I need to know?

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Benefit for Cervical Cancer

Posted by Planet Nation on 02 November 2014

Lesbians and bisexual women are as likely as their heterosexual counterpart to develop cervical cancer, yet are up to a staggering 10 times less likely to undergo regular screening for the disease. Cervical cancer was once one of the most deadly female cancers, however with early detection through regular screening it has now transformed into the most preventable female cancer. Despite this, due to low rates of regular screening, lesbians and bisexual women have become a priority group for cervical cancer control.

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