LifeStyle: Family & Relationships

Half of British adults have no idea how to stay properly hydrated

Friday  20:15,   17 august 2018
inews.co.uk

Half of British adults have no idea how to stay properly hydratedDespite recent sweltering temperatures a third admit they don’t keep themselves properly[...]
LifeStyle / Family & Relationships

Why is pancreatic cancer STILL so hard to treat? Few survive the 'silent' disease that killed Aretha Franklin as most other cancers get MORE treatable

Friday  16:00,   17 august 2018
dailymail.co.uk

<p>Why is pancreatic cancer still so hard to treat? Few survive the 'silent' disease that killed Aretha Franklin as most other cancers get MORE treatable.</p>Medical advancements have vastly improved survival rates and time alive for[...]

Hope for a new autism treatment: Scientists discover a defunct gene in people on the spectrum

Friday  14:07,   17 august 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Scientists from the Spanish National Research Council, Madrid, found that the gene CPEB4 controls the expression of 200 other genes that have been linked to autism.Known as CPEB4, the gene controls the expression of around 200 other genes that have[...]

Make E-Cigarettes Available On The NHS, MPs Urge Government

Friday  13:00,   17 august 2018
huffingtonpost.co.uk

The government has been urged to make e-cigarettes available on the NHS after a probe by MPs found many of the health concerns around ‘vaping’ are wrong. A report published on Friday by Parliament’s science and technology select committee said the[...]

More Brits now die from skin cancer than Australians: Deaths rise to 3,000-a-year amid trend for excessive tanning

Thursday  13:25,   16 august 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Cases of malignant melanoma have increased sevenfold for Britons since the mid-1970s. Skin cancer killed 26,807 British people between 2007 and 2016 compared to just 19,839 Australians.Cases of malignant melanoma have increased sevenfold since the[...]

Teenage Depression May Influence Their Parents’ Mental Health Too

Thursday  07:36,   16 august 2018
huffingtonpost.co.uk

Young people’s mental health is of increasing interest and concern to researchers, policymakers, and families alike – but can treating teenagers’ mental ill health also improve the wellbeing of their parents? New research suggests that it[...]

Pain-relieving drug reduces need for epidural during labour – study

Tuesday  10:03,   14 august 2018
pressassociation

Epidurals can lead to forceps or vacuum deliveries and long-term problems for mothers.Scientists say remifentanil, which is rarely offered during labour, is more effective at relieving pain than the more commonly-used pethidine, which is given to[...]

Why your love of fashion is killing you: From lingerie to skinny jeans and even thongs, how your clothes are harming your health

Monday  15:34,   13 august 2018
dailymail.co.uk

From body-fitting underwear to a burgeoning stiletto collection, here's how your love of fashion could be killing you.  'If you already have poor posture, then ill-fitting, tight, uncomfortable clothing and footwear can really make things[...]

This Could Be The Reason Why Your Hair Is Thinning Out

Monday  14:35,   13 august 2018
msn

This Could Be The Reason Why Your Hair Is Thinning OutIn one hour, I discovered that my acne was likely a result of my Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS), a condition I share with approximately 1 in 5 women in the UK. According to Dr. Prudence Knight, [...]

Having hobbies in middle age could help reduce your chances of getting dementia... and it could save the NHS millions, study finds

Monday  13:15,   13 august 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Cambridge scientists discovered activities such as reading, playing sport and socialising contribute to maintaining brain power in old age - and may help reduce the risk of dementia in later life.Scientists discovered activities such as reading,[...]

You Can Be Allergic To Gel Manicures — & You Might Not Even Know It

Sunday  18:15,   12 august 2018
refinery29

<p>You Can Be Allergic To Gel Manicures — &amp; You Might Not Even Know It</p>The 2017 study, conducted by the British Association of Dermatologists, found that allergic reactions are likely to happen when uncured (still wet) substances[...]

7 Body Smells You Should Never, Ever Ignore

Saturday  15:55,   11 august 2018
redbookmag

7 Body Smells You Should Never, Ever IgnoreWhat's not normal is when the scents you're accustomed to start to change. Like, when you usually can't smell your pee, yet all of a sudden sweet-smelling urine starts showing up. Or when your poop smells[...]

5 yeast infection symptoms you should never ignore

Saturday  13:45,   11 august 2018
prima.co.uk

If you notice these warning signs, it's time to see your doctor.The health condition is so, err, popular because every woman naturally has yeast (aka candida) brewing in their vaginas. But sometimes an overgrowth can occur, and that's when[...]

Prostate cancer trial offers hope for faster treatment

Friday  17:05,   10 august 2018
inews.co.uk

Prostate cancer trial offers hope for faster treatmentPatients in the study had SpaceOar, a minimally invasive hydrogel technology, inserted prior to radiotherapy treatment. In previous studies, SpaceOar has been shown to significantly decrease[...]

Certain tattoo inks could be banned over cancer-causing chemical fears

Friday  14:45,   10 august 2018
inews.co.uk

<p>Certain tattoo inks could be banned over cancer-causing chemical fears</p>The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) are further researching tattoo inks and permanent make-up which could "contain hazardous substances that are known or suspected[...]