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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 Gut, bowel and stomach / Abdominal Disorders
Sudden sickness and other issues
I don't know if I should be worried or not, recently I think my sinuses have been causing me trouble , like the bridge of my nose is always a aching and...
Posted in Infections / Genital Herpes Simplex
getting used to having herpes simplex
Hey everyone I have been diagnosed with herpes simplex and have been scared to have sex. The blisters went down after using anti viral medication but tonight...
Posted in Mental health / Anxiety Disorders
anxiety really bad
ive just joined a new doctor and he cant believe what medication im on im on floxetine mirtazapine diazapham and mirtazapine zopiclone and co codamols...
Posted in Brain and nerves / Citalopram
Is this normal
hi everyone, I started citalopram yesterday and today I feel horrendous. Nausea, headaches and my anxiety is a millions times worse. I literally feel like...
Posted in Women's health / Menopause
new member, not sure if in peri
Hi, I have read this forum with great interest. So many helpful posts. My problem is I don't know if I am in Peri or not. I am 47 in 4 weeks time....
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