They’re how old?! Sheila Hancock

She’s 78!

Breast Cancer survivor and wife of the late John Thaw (Inspector Morse), Sheila Hancock, says she tries to eat a healthy diet, but that it’s her mental attitude that’s the key to her staying young and fit.

Even if you’re not suffering with illness, an awful lot can be achieved with positive thinking. Have a look at our think yourself thin diet and our top ten tips for beating stress


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