LifeStyle: Health & Fitness

3 things you need to know about endometriosis and fertility

Friday  19:17,   02 march 2018
Netdoctor (UK)

According to an[...]

‘Only one in three’ pancreatic cancer patients offered life-extending treatment

Friday  11:25,   02 march 2018
Press Association

Two thirds of those diagnosed are told there is no way of treating their cancer. “All they are offered is some relief for their symptoms, and they face an awful prognosis. Related: 6 Cancer Fighting Foods You Should Always Stock In Your Kitchen[...]

3 things you need to know about Raynaud's disease

Thursday  10:36,   01 march 2018
Netdoctor (UK)

Major triggers include cold weather and stressRaynaud's phenomenon is a disorder that occurs mainly in the fingers and toes. It causes the blood vessels to narrow in response to external triggers including stress and cold temperatures, often causing [...]

Late sleepers are tired of being discriminated against. And science has their back.

Thursday  09:36,   01 march 2018

Some people have a biological clock naturally set to a later time. We live in a world that worships the early[...]

5 common questions everybody asks when they have a cold

Thursday  09:36,   01 march 2018
Netdoctor (UK)

Including: When is a cold actually flu?"Symptoms typically start two or three days after you've been exposed to a cold virus, of which there are many,'"says GP Dr Emma Pooley from BMI The Park Hospital in Nottingham. "Typical symptoms are a sore[...]

5 realistic strategies for sticking to your weight loss goals this year

Wednesday  14:36,   28 february 2018
Prima (UK)

Already broke your resolutions? Don't give up – just get smart.I didn't want to add stress to my already worried husband and family, so I turned to food to cope in the following weeks. Take-out was my best friend, and I sometimes found myself[...]

Can you die of a broken heart? Heart surgeon on how a break-up can devastate your health

Wednesday  06:35,   28 february 2018

An Australian heart and lung surgeon has revealed the devastating effects heartbreak can have on the human body.She says takotsubo cardiomyopathy – commonly known as broken heart syndrome – is rare but real, and the doctor says she has seen a few[...]

8 kitchen cupboard swaps that will make you instantly healthier

Tuesday  15:41,   27 february 2018
Country Living (UK)

(Aside from binning tinned produce that's been in there for three years)Most nutritionists agree that vegetable cooking oils such as sunflower oil are actually worse for your health than animal fats. Try using organic ghee or coconut oil[...]

5 natural ways to get rid of a dry or chesty cough

Tuesday  15:40,   27 february 2018
Netdoctor (UK)

From pineapple to[...]

Breast cancer care inequality puts lives at risk

Tuesday  12:07,   27 february 2018
Sky News

Women face "unacceptable differences" in breast cancer care across England caused by variations in screening, the availability of drugs and a staffing crisis, a new report has concluded. The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Breast[...]

Happiness Is Rising In The UK - And It's Driven By People In England

Tuesday  09:36,   27 february 2018
Huffington Post UK

Levels of happiness have improved in the UK, with people in England driving the change. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said in the year ending September 2017, there continued to be slight improvements in the UK for average ratings of life[...]

What Sharon Stone Does to make 59 look 45

Monday  16:19,   26 february 2018
Prima (UK)

Her bathtub exercises are genius.The 59-year-old actress had a major health scare in 2001 when she suffered a brain haemorrhage. She spent two years learning to walk and talk again, but ultimately says she gained a different perspective on ageing[...]

Pregnant Chrissy Teigen Says She's 'Ready' For the Possibility of Suffering Post-Partum Depression Again

Monday  15:05,   26 february 2018

The pregnant star revealed her concerns around her second pregnancy with husband John Legend.In an interview at the Create & Cultivate conference with her friend and hairstylist Jen Atkin in Los Angeles on Saturday night, the 32-year-old model[...]

Irish oesophageal cancer rates remain among the highest in Europe

Monday  10:35,   26 february 2018

Howeve,r new data reveals high success rates in curative approaches to oesophageal cancer treatment. Lollipop Day takes place this week.Barrett’s Oesophagus is a condition that is frequently a precursor to full-scale[...]

The one thing you're getting wrong with your sleep routine

Sunday  19:54,   25 february 2018

Getting a good night's sleep eludes a surprising number of people these days. Some blame the blue light of electronic screens, others blame our attention span and caffeine habits. Many suggest a lack of exercise is a contributing[...]