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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 / Hallux Valgus
2nd Metatarsal toe operation
I had a 2nd Metstarsal Toe operation approx 6 weeks ago I am concerned about the elevation of the toe at this stage, I have slight discharge since the...
Posted in Cancer / Methotrexate
Side effects after a week, in mouth.
I have been on methotrexate for almost a week now, my second dose will be tomorrow. Started off on a low dose of 10mg a week. The day I took methotrexate...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Fibromyalgia Syndrome
struggling to lift things at work my elbows and lower arm hurts
I struggle lifting things at work cas my arms are hurting im only 32 and i cant see y and wat it could be around my elbows and down my arms including...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Tendon Problems
Tendon rupture recovery
2 weeks into aircast boot off at night and gentle weight bearing after 4 weeks of no weight; tendon is joined up again, and starting gentle movement of...
Posted in Brain and nerves / Fluoxetine
FLUOXETINE UPDATE .....HOPE
Hi I thought i would just write and share my experiences to give a little hope to those who have just started fluoxetine and are suffering from the awful...
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