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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 Women's health / Menopause
Upset stomach with anxiety
Hi I'm 48 and have had various peri symptoms particularly dizziness for years now :( probably at least 7 anyway, in the last 3 months anxiety has hit...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Tendon Problems
I ruptured my achillies beginning of August now 11 weeks since I did it went to consultant Friday just gone , he said I should be walking in normal shoes...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Polymyalgia Rheumatica and GCA
furosemide & pmr
Furosemide 40mg for small amount of fluid on lung, then i mentioned and asked the doctor results for my pmr , he said the esr was 20 and he did not seem...
Posted in Women's health / Lichen Sclerosus
Hi I'm newly diagnosed and have been given Dermivate I've been using 2 a day for 3 weeks and don't feel any better help please
Posted in Gut, bowel and stomach / Orlistat
weighed myself after 3 days xx
Im putting weight on not loosing it whats that all about?? Xxx
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