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The top 10 health conditions of 2014
As we near the end of 2014 we thought that it would be a good time to reflect on which of our health information pages were the most visited …
Top 20 foods to add to your diet
Diversify your diet and become a healthier, better you! 1) Whole milk yogurt Not only is yogurt full of probiotics, full-fat yogurt has been …
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 …
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Posted in Eyes / Eye Problems
i have very poor vision in left eye and my distance vision in my right eye is deteriorating I currently wear variafocals when I'm driving but am struggling...
Posted in Women's health / Genitourinary Prolapse
Hi, I had a rectocele repair only 16 days ago and wondered if people could share how I should feel by now. I have four kids and am on my feet a lot probably...
Posted in Diabetes and other hormone problems / Levothyroxine Sodium
Unacceptable side effects of Levothyroxine
I was described Levothryoxine 2 years ago and my GP has increased it until I am now taking 125mcg. I have never had so many various symptoms in my life...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Carpal Tunnel
Post Op CTS
Hi, fellow sufferer's Had my surgery 12/16/14 numbness, tingling still present in thumb forefinger and middle finger. The throbing which kept me from...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Polymyalgia Rheumatica and GCA
PMG Steroid dose- Hypertension
As a recently diagnsed PMG individual, I am finding I cannot get my prednisolone dose above 10mg/day. If I try to increase it my BP rises significantly...
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