Heart attack warning – 30p fruit could slash your heart disease risk

Heart attacks are a serious medical emergency, and should be treated immediately, according to the NHS. The condition, which is also known as a myocardial infarction, is caused by a lack of blood reaching the heart. It may be caused by a blockage in your blood vessels – usually by a blood clot. Not getting […]

Bowel cancer symptoms: Add this popular £1 fruit to your diet to slash risk of disease

Bowel cancer symptoms can be mistaken for less serious health conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome – most people with them do not have cancer. According to Cancer Research UK, a lump that your doctor can feel in your back passage or tummy (abdomen), more commonly on the right side, is a tell-tale sign. Losing […]

Bowel cancer symptoms: Add this popular £1 fruit to your diet to slash risk of disease

BOWEL cancer symptoms are not always easy to spot as they can be mistaken for less serious health conditions. But you can help prevent the disease from developing in the first place by making some simple changes to your diet. Increasing your fibre intake is just of the things you can do.

Measles outbreak: UK warning as Europe virus outbreak worsens – symptoms of deadly disease

The UK has been warned to watch out for measles symptoms, after some European countries are in the midst of a large outbreak. There have been 440 confirmed cases of measles in England between January 1 and May 9, Public Health England (PHE) warned. More than 1,000 measles cases have been investigated across Britain since […]

Dementia with Lewy bodies symptoms: Six signs of the neurodegenerative disease to look for

Dementia is classified into four categories: Alzheimer’s, vascular dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies and frontotemporal dementia. The third most common type, dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB), accounts for 10-25 percent of cases. There are some specific symptoms associated with the disease, but some of these signs are also seen in Parkinson’s dementia. According to Alzheimer’s […]

Heart attack warning – avoid cooking with this oil or risk deadly heart disease

Heart attacks are a serious medical emergency, and should be treated immediately, according to the NHS. A heart attack is caused by a lack of blood reaching the heart. Without enough blood, the heart may become seriously damaged, and it may be life-threatening. The condition, which is also known as a myocardial infarction, is a […]