LifeStyle: Family & Relationships

Use more sunscreen or higher SPF say scientists

Wednesday  09:00,   25 july 2018

Spreading your sunscreen too thinly could give you less than half the intended level of protection, according to a study.  Scientists have studied the DNA damage caused by ultraviolet rays on the skin of volunteers with various levels of[...]
LifeStyle / Family & Relationships

Is Beer Good or Bad for Your Gut Health?

Friday  13:40,   20 july 2018

<p>Relationship status: It’s complicated.</p>Here’s what experts know so far about beer and the role it might play in your gut[...]

How to decode your tummy pain

Thursday  17:30,   19 july 2018

Bloated, uncomfortable, or suffering from sickness and diarrhoea? Here's what your stomach pain might mean.Family GP Dr Roger Henderson helps decipher seven types of tummy pain, their symptoms and as well as advice on how to ease any[...]

How to tell if your mole could turn cancerous

Thursday  13:57,   19 july 2018

There are some easy signs to spotWe spoke to Claire Crilly, Skin Cancer Screening Specialist at The MOLE Clinic, who pointed out which mole aesthetics could be cause for concern, and which most likely mean you've got nothing to worry[...]

A 26-Year-Old Womb Cancer Survivor On How To Spot The Symptoms

Wednesday  17:32,   18 july 2018

The requirement in the UK for women to have regular smear tests means that cervical cancer tends to be on our radars. Until the age of 49 we're invited to a cervical screening every three years, and although this isn't a test for the symptoms of[...]

Parents, you need to know about the safety warning over slime toys

Tuesday  13:56,   17 july 2018

Amazon has now removed the products tested from sale.A year after it was reported that several children suffered horrific injuries after making slime, parents are now being about potentially toxic levels of chemicals in the[...]

Is your cellphone giving you cancer? A comprehensive guide to the messy, frustrating research.

Tuesday  12:35,   17 july 2018

With 5G networks coming, understanding the health effects of radiofrequency radiation is more urgent than ever. “Get that thing off your skull.”That’s something my mom says just about every time she sees me with a cellphone pressed against my ear.[...]

6 things you didn't know could heal your sunburn

Monday  17:34,   16 july 2018

Get your teabags at the ready, guysBut pure relaxation doesn't come without it's perils and in this case, it's[...]

6 ways no sleep can wreak havoc on your health

Saturday  18:10,   14 july 2018

Sleep is vital for good mood, weight loss and looking healthy. So what happens when you don’t get enough?Here are six of the latest things to watch out[...]

Stunned mother, 21, didn't realise she was pregnant until she gave birth to TWINS when she got up to go to the toilet in the middle of the night

Friday  17:35,   13 july 2018

Beth Bamford, 21, claims she had no idea she was heavily pregnant because she was still having periods, and simply put her weight gain down to 'fat'.&nbsp;Beth Bamford, 21, from Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, claims she had no idea she[...]

Is Charcoal Toothpaste Safe? Dentists Explain The Risks

Friday  17:01,   13 july 2018

<p>The buzzy ingredient is known for its abilities to absorb dirt and impurities. So that would also work for your teeth, right?</p>If you listen to bloggers and other influencers on the internet, they’ll tell you that activated [...]

Can talcum powder give you cancer?

Friday  14:19,   13 july 2018

Johnson &amp; Johnson to pay $4.7bn damages in ovarian cancer lawsuitLawyers for the women and their families alleged that the company “knew its talc was contaminated with asbestos since the 1970s but failed to warn consumers about the risks”,[...]

This is the best sunscreen in the world, according to new report

Wednesday  12:55,   11 july 2018

Effective sun cream has to protect against both UVA and UVBFor your sun cream to work, there need to be filters in the ingredients that block damaging UVA and UVB[...]

Your Tie May Be Reducing Blood Flow To Your Brain

Tuesday  18:15,   10 july 2018

Is it time to loosen up on office dress codes? A group of scientists from Germany revealed how wearing neckties can restrict blood flow to the brain. Is it time to update the office dress code?Like a pair of jeans or the little black dress,[...]

9 unusual signs of early onset dementia to watch out for

Monday  17:25,   09 july 2018

When you think of dementia, you probably think of Alzheimers and subsequently, older people. If that’s the case, you’re not alone.&nbsp;However, although rare, early onset dementia can occur in people in their twenties and thirties and it’s[...]