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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 Heart and blood vessels / Atrial Fibrillation And Flutter
I have been diagnosed with AF today after a phone call from the hospital to say I need another ECG which I am having on Monday I was taken into hospital...
Posted in Gut, bowel and stomach / Abdominal Disorders
constant pain under the ribs (on the right side ..in the back)
I am experiencing this pain under my ribs, on the right side and more towards my back than in the front..for about three months now and I have to take...
Posted in Brain and nerves / Fluoxetine
all the twos 22
hello from the wilds of north Scotland to all who read these things :) so thats me day 22 down the neck, so to speak, and hmm it's not been too bad so...
Posted in Mental health / Anxiety Disorders
awful morning put me in such a low mood :(
Does anyone else get a proper fuzzy head sometimes .. I mean like you can feel like the is a bee buzzing in your head literally !!! I had this episode...
Posted in Heart and blood vessels / Amlodipine
Ramilpril and Amlodipine
Some time ago I was diagnosed with High Blood Pressure. My GP started me on Ramilpril, 5mg then 10mg, Still had high Blood Pressure so Amlodipine was introduced...
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