Diabetes type 2 warning – do you have this feeling in your hands? High blood sugar signs

Diabetes type 2 is caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin, or the body not reacting to insulin. The condition affects about 3.7 million people, and it increases the risk of deadly complications, including strokes and heart attacks. Some of the more common diabetes symptoms include tiredness and passing more urine […]

High blood pressure – the 60p ‘superfruit’ drink that could slash hypertension risk

High blood pressure affects more than 25 per cent of all UK adults. The condition, which is also known as hypertension, increases the risk of some deadly complications, including heart attacks and strokes. But making some small diet or lifestyle changes could lower your risk of developing high blood pressure. Drinking more cranberry juice is a quick […]

High blood pressure – 30p breakfast snack could lower hypertension risk

High blood pressure affects more than 25 per cent of all UK adults. The condition, which is also known as hypertension, puts extra pressure on blood vessels and vital organs, including the heart and lungs. But making some small changes to your diet plan could lower the risk of developing high blood pressure. Eating more […]

Breast cancer: Simple blood test could identify women at risk of deadliest tumours

A SIMPLE blood test could identify women at risk of developing the deadliest breast tumours, according to new research. Scientists have discovered more than half a dozen genes that trigger ‘triple-negative’ cases – the most aggressive form that is hardest to treat.

High blood pressure warning – do you see this sign in your eyes? Symptoms revealed

High blood pressure affects more than 25 per cent of all UK adults. The condition, which is also known as hypertension, puts extra pressure on blood vessels and vital organs. It’s not always possible to know if someone is at risk of high blood pressure. But, some symptoms may become visible if the patient has […]