Hay fever is an allergic reaction to pollen – a fine powder that comes from plants, according to the NHS. Patients usually have a reaction to pollen if it comes into contact with their mouth, nose, eyes or throat. Hay fever symptoms can include watery eyes, loss of smell, headaches, and a blocked nose. The […]
HOW TO GET RID OF A HANGOVER: A couple of glasses of wine or a few pints of beer at the weekend always seems like a good idea at the time, but the same can’t always be said the following day. If you drink too much, it usually results in a hangover. So what’s the […]
Hangovers occur because alcohol makes you pee more, and this in turn leads to dehydration. This is the cause for many symptoms of a hangover. According to the NHS Choices website, hangover cures are generally a myth, but there are things you can do to ease any discomfort. The health body states: “Dealing with a […]
A CREAM from Lush keeps selling out after it helped clear up a baby’s painful eczema in just a few days, after no other treatment worked.
SCIENTISTS yesterday hailed a major breakthrough in treating the most common form of sight loss after two patients miraculously regained their vision.
Getty Images Everyone has heard of a favorite hangover cure, but people still often find themselves searching for something that’ll actually work to cure a hangover. That’s partially because many hangover cures are myths. In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, we explore the truth behind the myths. Everyone’s heard some version of a hangover cure. […]
In a fashionable fitted blazer, Rachel Haurwitz looks the part of a polished executive when she meets me in the largest conference room of her company, Caribou Biosciences. She’s sharp and tactical as she speaks, even though it was just a few years ago that Haurwitz traded her lab coat for a tailored suit and […]
GETTY The curse of hot flushes can be banished in just three days The breakthrough has led to hope the therapy could eventually provide an alternative to expensive and dangerous Hormone Replacement Therapy for women of a certain age. Professor Waljit Dhillo, from the Department of Medicine at Imperial College, London, said: “We already knew […]
THE curse of hot flushes can be banished in just three days thanks to a new generation of “game-changing” drugs, researchers claim. In tests the treatment reduced the severity of the common complaint in menopausal women by almost 75 per cent while “significantly improving” sleep and concentration, British scientists say.
SCIENTISTS have linked more than 100 genes to an increased risk of breast cancer – paving the way for more personalised treatments, a study has said. A team at The Institute of Cancer Research in London identified a “treasure trove” of specific genes involved in raising a woman’s risk of developing the condition.