Category: Health

10 Famous Women Get Real About Having Breast Cancer

Finding out you have breast cancer can spark a rollercoaster of emotions, from fear after diagnosis, determination during treatment and elation after receiving the all...

Air Pollution Has Been Linked To Dementia

Air pollution, along with a range of other environmental factors have been included in a new shortlist linked to the risk of getting dementia. Scientists from the...

Cheap, High-Strength Cider Should Face Price Increase, Experts Say

Cheap, high-strength cider should face a price increase in order to reduce its “burden” on the NHS and society, experts have said.  The Alcohol Health Alliance...

Could Restricting Calorie Intake Help You Live Longer? Scientists Seem To Think So

Cutting the calories really can help you live longer, according to researchers.  A study found that reducing calorie consumption was beneficial in older adults, but not...

Life Expectancy Is Improving, But We’re Also Spending More Time Ill, Report Warns

Medical advances are causing us to live longer, but we’re also spending more time suffering from illnesses, a report warns.  New scientific analysis of more than 195...

Epilepsy Charity Urges Public Not To Confuse Post-Seizure Symptoms With Drunkenness

As Dry January ends, a charity is urging the public to think twice before assuming that a person who is staggering around in a confused state is drunk. In the aftermath...

Common Painkillers, Including Ibuprofen, Increase Heart Failure Risk, Study Suggests

Common painkillers used by millions of people in the UK every year may increase a person’s risk of heart failure, new research suggests. The drugs – called...

Gwyneth Paltrow Predicts ‘Clean Sleeping’ To Be Big Health Trend Of 2017

Forget clean eating, Gwyneth Paltrow has heralded ‘clean sleeping’ as the next big health trend for 2017. The 44-year-old said that while diet plays a vital role in...

93% Of Women Have Never Discussed Gynaecological Health Or Sexual Anatomy With Their Mothers

The majority of women have never spoken about gynaecological health issues and sexual anatomy with their parents, a leading charity has warned. Research published by The...

Woman Who Claims Cancer Was Misdiagnosed As Common Cold May Never Speak Again

Please note: This article contains an image of a medical nature which some may consider graphic. A 27-year-old who claims her cancer was misdiagnosed as a common cold...