High blood pressure symptoms: The toilet habit that could indicate you have hypertension

HIGH blood pressure symptoms can be mistaken for less serious health problems, which can make identifying the condition difficult. But recognising symptoms, particularly in the early stages of the condition, can help prevent complications. One sign to be wary of is a particular toilet habit.

Iron deficiency symptoms: This sign in your ear could indicate the condition

IRON deficiency is when you lack the mineral in your body and this can lead to iron deficiency anaemia. Symptoms can develop and lead to complications that can affect the lungs and heart, so recognising the signs as early as possible is very important. One to watch for can affect the ear.

Type 2 diabetes symptoms: This sign in your gums could indicate poor blood sugar levels

Type 2 diabetes is a condition where the body doesn’t respond to insulin properly. Insulin is a hormone that controls the amount of sugar (glucose) in the blood. The condition is often caused by a person being overweight or obese, but many people won’t realise they have it because symptoms don’t tend to make you […]