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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 Bones, joints and muscles / Knee Problems
7 weeks following total knee replacement
Only just stated physio yesterday, not sure if I should have started going earlier as she says my knee is so stiff. I am walking now with one crutch but...
Posted in Brain and nerves / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
advice wanted please
i have been diagnosed with me/cfs for 3 months now and i am really struggling day to day. my doctor has referred me to a cbt therapist at a local hospital...
Posted in Infections / Herpes - Non Genital
Cure For Herpes!
Hello, I was wondering what would people pay to have their Herpes cured for good?
Posted in General / Other Conditions
Yesterday my throat and chest started hurting..
And today when I woke up, I literally couldn't breathe. I started coughing to make everything loosen up, but then I coughed too hard and started throwing...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Polymyalgia Rheumatica and GCA
I keep falling asleep - anyone else have this problem?
I was misdiagnosed in 2013 with exclusively PMR and placed on a low dose of steroids which were quickly reduced so I have been up and down with flares...
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