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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 General / Alternative and Complementary Medicine
Feeling Very Cold
I get this where I get days where I feel very very cold, even if wearing lots of clothes and all heating on high. Then a few days where itis fine again...
Posted in Women's health / Menopause
I am 54 years old and only started perimenopause a 18mths ago, up until the last year I was having a regular 28 day cycle with no problems. Things are...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Fibromyalgia Syndrome
Fibromyalgia & Breast pain
Hi There, I was just wondering if anyone else suffers from breast pain/tenderness due to Fibro? I have pain elsewhere as well (thighs, knees, hips) but...
Posted in Brain and nerves / Pregabalin
Pregabalin and weight gain
Has anyone else had weight gain with pregabalin? I've been on 300mg daily for 9 months for anxiety and have ballooned. The anxiety has reduced but I now...
Posted in Contraception and sexual health / Sexual Health
Possible HIV infection from blood draw?
About 4 weeks ago a lab tech came to my house to draw my blood (for life insurance purposes). The tech was an hour late and he was visibly sick (excessive...
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