THE NUMBER of over-65s seeking treatment for sexually transmitted infections has hit a record high. The generation which enjoyed the “summer of love” in the swinging sixties is now suffering from unprecedented levels of STIs, with the number soaring 14 per cent in the past year.
LIVER cancer symptoms tend not to be noticeable until the disease has advanced. They can also be mistaken for less serious health conditions – there are eight symptoms you may not usually associate with the killer disease.
LUNG cancer symptoms don’t tend to show until the tumour in the lungs has grown. But sometimes, when the disease has advanced and spread outside the lungs, a host of symptoms not related to the chest may be the first to show. Here are six to watch out for.
CHRISTMAS is coming now, with just over two weeks until the big day exciting adults and children the world over, but the festive holiday shares its name with an unfortunate disease. What is Christmas disease and how rare is it?
DIABETES patients are to be prescribed a “very low calorie diet” in a new action plan to battle the disease, NHS England announced yesterday.
PARKINSON’S disease symptoms include slow movement, tremors and muscle stiffness. You could lower your risk of the neurodegenerative brain condition’s signs by adding this drink to your daily breakfast routine. Do you have this beverage every morning?
PROSTATE cancer is the most common cancer amongst men in the UK, with the latest figures showing that one in eight men will be diagnosed during their lifetime. There are six symptoms to watch out for when you urinate.
PARKINSON’S disease symptoms tend to develop slowly over a long period of time, but can include tremors and muscle stiffness. One of the more common signs of the neurodegenerative condition is a change to the way you walk – if you walk like this, you could be at risk.
PARKINSON’S disease symptoms develop gradually over a long period of time, and they could be caused by nerve damage in the brain. Adding this cheap sauce to your dinner diet could reduce signs and symptoms of the neurodegenerative condition.
PROSTATE cancer doesn’t have a specific cause, but there are certain things that can increase the risk of developing the disease. Some research has found eating this type of food may raise the chance of prostate cancer.