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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 Operations and surgical procedures / Hip Replacement
went back to work after 8 weeks right hip replacement. Work two 10 hour days doing X-rays at hospital. Now have groin pain. Is it just because I haven't...
Posted in Women's health / Menopause
I keep getting a regular fluttering feeling quite high up in the middle of my chest. Feels very much like palpitations but is happening so often I am wondering...
Posted in Gut, bowel and stomach / Abdominal Disorders
Digestive problems, weight loss, food sensitivities and more...
Hello, Apologies in advance for the likely long and complicated post, but I am feeling thoroughly confused and wondering if anyone has a similar experience....
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Fibromyalgia Syndrome
Having my first session of acupuncture to help with pain in neck and shoulders. Wondered if that's something anyone else has tried
Posted in Skin and nails / Nail Disorders
Ive had a fungal toenail infection for probably 2-3yrs n...
Ive had a fungal toenail infection for probably 2-3yrs now. i first noticed it because i was treating athletes foot and then the infection must have spread...
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