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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 Women's health / Ovarian Cyst
Ovarian cancer scare
Hi there I have been suffering with stomach and pelvix pain for about 2 weeks now. Also bowel changes but think that's part of IBS. I had blood tests and...
Posted in Mental health / Depression
Anti Depressants or Not?
I was on anti depressants for over 20 years with mixed reaction. Last year my doctor said to try doing without. It took me 10 months to withdraw from...
Posted in Liver and gallbladder / Gallbladder Problems
Hello i have just stumbled upon this site, and looking for some advice. I went to my gp this week due to pain he seems to think it may be gall stones and...
Posted in Diabetes and other hormone problems / Hyperthyroidism and Grave's Disease
Natural Treatments for Graves Disease patient?
Hi all, I have posted to this Board before about what has made a difference to my recovery from Graves. In addition to the medication Methimazole, I...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Hallux Valgus
I am due to have my op on 5th December, although am on the standby list should a cancellation become available. I needed to ask very many questions at...
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