Reuters Exclusive: The former head of the UK civil service tells BI that EU citizens could be targeted after Brexit. Lord Kerslake says the Home Office must reassure Europeans living in the UK that they will not suffer the same treatment as Windrush citizens. “Given what happened with Windrush, the onus is now on the […]
THE manufacture of airliners may be the world’s most globalised industry. Only two firms make big civil jets: Boeing of America and Airbus of Europe. Most of their revenues—55% for Boeing and 70% for Airbus—are earned outside their home territory. Both source parts from dozens of countries. But a ruling by the World Trade Organisation […]
BLOOD pressure measures how well your heart pumps blood around the body. But, what is a normal blood pressure reading, and how can you lower your risk of high blood pressure?
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 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 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.
PROSTATE cancer symptoms aren’t usually apparent until the tumour has grown large enough to put pressure on the urethra. This then normally results in problems with urination. The NHS outlines six signs that could indicate you have the disease.
SLEEP better by having a bed time routine, watching your diet, and by avoiding back pain-causing mattresses. But, you could be getting a bad night’s rest if you do this when you wake up in the morning.
But new research suggests that deaths from the respiratory disorder among children and younger adults in England was more common in affluent areas. One possible explanation is that cleaner homes increase the risk of childhood allergies. Some scientists think a lack of early childhood exposure to germs increases the chance of allergic diseases and that […]
Dementia is a syndrome associated with an ongoing decline of brain functioning. Symptoms can include problems with memory loss, thinking speed, mental sharpness and quickness, language, understanding, judgement, movement and general difficulties carrying out daily activities. There is no cure for dementia right now, but if it’s diagnosed in the early stages, there are ways […]