LifeStyle: Family & Relationships

Prescription Drug Addiction: How To Spot The Signs And Seek Treatment

Wednesday  10:30,   18 october 2017
Huffington Post UK

‘Dark States - Heroin Town’ documentary offered an insight into how prescription drug addiction can swiftly spiral out of contro.While the UK might seem far removed from this, the reality is that prescription drug addiction is becoming an increasing [...]

13 myths about breast cancer debunked

Wednesday  08:20,   18 october 2017
Netdoctor

A top mammographer explains allThere are so many myths floating around it's sometimes hard to tell fact from fiction. As with any cancer, the earlier the diagnosis the better chance of beating it, so make sure you know the real signs and[...]

The symptoms of norovirus everyone should be aware of

Wednesday  07:20,   18 october 2017
Netdoctor

There are concerns that cases will rise this yearThis comes after a 2016 outbreak of norovirus caused nine hospital wards to close in north Wales alone. It is thought that the bug costs the UK economy approximately £15m every year, although it is[...]

The two surfaces you should stop touching to avoid getting flu

Tuesday  12:52,   17 october 2017
Country Living

According to a[...]

Men with This Blood Type Could Be More Likely to Have a Heart Attack

Monday  11:24,   16 october 2017
Reader's Digest

New research suggests that one cause of heart attacks in men might be something you can’t even control: your blood type. In a recent study, researchers compared data on more than 1,300,000 people from nine previous studies. Overall, those with type[...]

Men with This Blood Type Could Be More Likely to Have a Heart Attack

Monday  11:24,   16 october 2017
Reader's Digest

New research suggests that one cause of heart attacks in men might be something you can’t even control: your blood type. In a recent study, researchers compared data on more than 1,300,000 people from nine previous studies. Overall, those with type[...]

Croup: What Parents Need To Know If Their Child Has A 'Barking Cough'

Monday  07:25,   16 october 2017
Huffington Post UK

It’s that time of year again, when coughs and colds are on the rise, and it feels like everyone is permanently sniffling, or just wants to be tucked up in bed.  But if your child has a ‘barking cough’, they may not have just come down with a[...]

Is it safe to sleep on your back during pregnancy?

Friday  09:45,   13 october 2017
Netdoctor

Experts warn that it could be dangerous in later stagesSleeping on your back in late pregnancy has been linked with lower levels of foetus activity and an increased risk of stillbirth – whilst sleeping on your side was found to be much better for[...]

The Scary Side Effect of Using Inhalers You Need to Know About

Friday  08:26,   06 october 2017
Reader's Digest

Using inhalers to deliver steroids (to deal with lung conditions) has long been associated with impairing the immune system’s ability to fight lung infections. Earlier this year, a study specifically tied inhaler use by young asthma[...]

The Scary Side Effect of Using Inhalers You Need to Know About

Friday  08:25,   06 october 2017
Reader's Digest

Using inhalers to deliver steroids (to deal with lung conditions) has long been associated with impairing the immune system’s ability to fight lung infections. Earlier this year, a study specifically tied inhaler use by young asthma[...]

The Scary Side Effect of Using Inhalers You Need to Know About

Friday  08:25,   06 october 2017
Reader's Digest

Using inhalers to deliver steroids (to deal with lung conditions) has long been associated with impairing the immune system’s ability to fight lung infections. Earlier this year, a study specifically tied inhaler use by young asthma[...]

Mom's Tragic Story Highlights a Danger Parents Never Think About

Wednesday  09:20,   04 october 2017
Mom.me

The home danger I hadn't consideredInstantly, visions of how different our life could be flashed through my[...]

Mom's Tragic Story Highlights a Danger Parents Never Think About

Wednesday  09:20,   04 october 2017
Mom.me

The home danger I hadn't consideredInstantly, visions of how different our life could be flashed through my[...]

Health Warning Issued Over Pesto That's '30% Saltier Than Seawater'

Wednesday  08:25,   04 october 2017
Huffington Post UK

Pesto-lovers might want to rethink their love affair with the popular pasta sauce - or at least be more mindful of what they’re buying. A new survey has revealed that a number of pesto sauces contain far higher amounts of salt than others, with some [...]

The breast cancer signs and symptoms you need to know

Tuesday  08:00,   03 october 2017
Hello!

Breast cancer symptoms and treatment information this Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2017There are two main types of breast cancer - non-invasive, which is found in the ducts of the breast, and invasive, which develops in the cells that line the[...]