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Public Health England: Enhanced Ebola screening process
Public Health England is helping to roll out enhanced screening for Ebola starting at Heathrow, then Gatwick and St Pancras (Eurostar), in …
Stroke recovery may be helped by "safe" stem cell therapy
Stem cell therapy could help the recovery of stroke victims, according to a small study from Imperial College London.1 The study only examined a …
Depression "common in early Parkinson's"
Depression may be a more common occurrence in the early stages of Parkinson's disease than in the rest of the population, according to a recent US …
Diets high in salt linked to 1.6m heart deaths
Eating a diet that contains a lot of salt has been connected to more than 1.6m deaths around the world by a US study.1 The research, which was …
Is the increase in the 10 most common cancers caused by obesity?
Carrying more weight than we should increases the risk of developing 10 of the most common cancers, according to a recent UK study.1 The research …
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Posted in Diabetes and other hormone problems / Hyperthyroidism and Grave's Disease
My son has Ezcema since when he was 2 weeks old baby. He is 5 years now and we are still battling with this frustrating problem. He rarely sleeps and am...
Posted in Brain and nerves / Venlafaxine
Anyone have some advice? No Venlafaxine for 6 days but it is UGLY ...
so, I'm just wondering, I've read a lot of posts about withdrawls, and I've got all the symptoms and feeling like death warmed up at the moment. Have been...
Posted in Mental health / Depression
How's everybody doing this morning/afternoon/evening?
Just wanted to check in on everybody on the depression/anxiety forums. See how everybody is doing? I've had a busy day but also a ok day where I didn't...
Posted in Diabetes and other hormone problems / Levothyroxine Sodium
Took to much levothyroxine
i am prescribed 50mg of levothyroxine but I accidently took the 150 mg I was prescribed earlier Will I have any problems from doing this just one time
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Hallux Valgus
Physiotherapy after surgery
Hello all. I am now nearly 6 weeks post op (Scarf/Akin osteomy both feet). I was told not to do any exercises apart from heel walking for the full 6 weeks...
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