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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 …
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 …
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Posted in Mental health / Amitriptyline
I have been taking amitriptyline for a long time now a the strength of 75mg at night and I have put on a lot of weight, despite being very careful of what...
Posted in Blood / Haematological Disorders
Bone marrow biopsy Iliac crest HELP
Hello had a bone narrow biopsy right side at back, iliac crest area. Procedure fine little painful but ok. Next day a niggling in my thigh thought nothing...
Posted in Brain and nerves / Sertraline
sertraline for nine weeks and feeling flat
Hi I started sertraline nine weeks ago. 3,weeks on 50 mg, 2 on 75, 1 or two on 87.5 and just over two weeks on 100mg. I increased gradually to limit side...
Posted in Heart and blood vessels / Atrial Fibrillation And Flutter
Well that lasted a long time back at work for just over a week, last night started sweating like a good un, dizzy spells, got to work this morning felt...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Tendon Problems
Achilles rupture - air boot
Just after some experiences please. Looking for people with partial ruptures who decided against surgery. How many weeks was it before you had a book,...
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