Monday, December 9, 2019

Glenn Hoddle update: Former England manager had heart attack – symptoms revealed

Glenn Hoddle, 61, had a heart attack in the BT Sport studio yesterday (October 27), his spokesman has confirmed.The former England manager is...

Major Parkinson's study is seeking 10,000 healthy volunteers

The study, funded by Parkinson's UK, is seeking 10,000 volunteers aged over 60 who do not have a diagnosis of the disease, which...

Best supplements for weight loss – 7p a day TEA capsules to prevent weight...

Weight loss could be crucial for some patients that obese. A quarter of all adults in the UK are obese, said the NHS.Some...

China reports new African swine fever in Hunan province

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s agricultural ministry reported on Sunday a new outbreak of African swine fever in Changde city of central Hunan province,...

12 years to save the NHS from death by diabetes

He said: "It's scary, if the number...

Cancer warning – do you have this feeling in your tummy after dinner?

Cancer is caused by cells in a specific part of the body reproducing uncontrollably, according to the NHS.These cancerous cells can destroy the healthy...

High blood pressure warning – do you hear this sound? Signs of hypertension in...

High blood pressure is a common condition that affects more than 25 per cent of adults in the UK.It’s known as ‘the silent...

Top UK health bodies demand new clean air act

The UK’s leading health professionals are calling on the government to implement the biggest shake-up of air quality legislation for 60 years in...

Diabetes type 2 – the ‘awesome’ drink you must have after dinner to slash...

Diabetes is a common condition that affects almost 4 million people in the UK. Around 90 per cent of all cases are caused by type...

As GPs start prescribing nature as medicine, here's how you could reduce conditions like...

We’re used to going to the doctor with a problem and coming out with a prescription for medicine that will cure it, but...

Overcoming my stammer… on live national radio

Seventeen-year-old Morgan Hooper has always found it difficult to talk to people or read out loud because of his stammer.But his life has...

Poor healthcare in jails is killing inmates, says NHS watchdog

Almost half of England’s jails are providing inadequate medical care to inmates, whose health is being damaged by widespread failings, the NHS watchdog...

Cancer warning – the five most common signs of cancer you should know about

Cancer is caused by cells in a specific part of the body reproducing uncontrollably, according to the NHS.These cancerous cells can destroy the healthy...

Stomach bloating – the ‘surprising’ fruit you should AVOID or risk painful trapped wind

Stomach bloating has affected most people at some point in their lifetime, according to the NHS.It can make the stomach feel stretched and...

High blood pressure – three vegetable cooking tricks to lower your hypertension risk

High blood pressure affects more than 25 per cent of all adults in the UK.The condition, which is also known as hypertension, puts...

Diabetes type 2 warning – do you have this symptom in your mouth?

Diabetes is a common condition that affects almost four million people in the UK.It’s caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin,...

‘Gardening has probably saved my life’: one thriving Glasgow community

Look at Wee Jackie go. Four-foot-nine, 43 years old, gabbing nonstop, grafting nonstop, her full name – Jacqueline – tattooed on the back...

Polio like virus 2018 symptoms: US states hit by new outbreak – what are...

Health officials are growing increasingly concerned after 127 people have been affected by Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM) in the US. The virus, which is...

Air pollution is the ‘new tobacco’, warns WHO head

Air pollution is the “new tobacco”, the head of the World Health Organization has warned, saying the simple act of breathing is killing...

Air pollution is the new tobacco. Time to tackle this epidemic

Air pollution is a silent public health emergency, killing 7 million people every year and damaging the health of many, many more. Despite this...

Routine eye test leads to brain tumour discovery for woman who ignored symptoms

Carrol Dobbie, from Corstorphine, near Edinburgh, is undergoing treatment for the two brain tumours, after receiving an emergency hospital referral following a routine...

Eighth child dies at New Jersey center hit by viral outbreak

(Reuters) - An eighth child has died at a New Jersey rehabilitation center where 23 people have been infected in a deadly viral...

Fancy a late night snack? Choose cottage cheese because scientists say it could make...

Midnight snacks can fatten you up and cheese might be famous for giving you nightmares.However, eating cottage cheese just before you go to...

Record number of children's operations cancelled last year

A record number of 18,647 emergency and non-emergency children’s operations were cancelled last year, according to new figures which Labour described as a...

Sleep: The BEST way to make the most of the clocks going back –...

Getting enough sleep is crucial to the body for helping it to function properly, said the NHS.Not getting enough sleep is bad for...

Deadly viral outbreak in New Jersey claims eighth child

(Reuters) - A deadly viral outbreak claimed the life of an eighth child at a New Jersey rehabilitation center where 23 people have...

The experiments that inspired Frankenstein

On January 17 1803, a young man named George Forster was hanged for murder at Newgate prison in London. After his execution, as often...

How to cure your fear: Why some people love a scare – and how...

'Tis the season of all things spooky, a reminder that 'fear' is something we share with all animals, and is crucial to our...

Why do some people feel more pain? Some people are genetically more resilient

Anyone who came of age in the 1990s remembers the 'Friends' episode where Phoebe and Rachel venture out to get tattoos. Spoiler alert: Rachel...