Diabetes sufferers more likely to get Parkinson’s

Now it is hoped further research could help improve treatments for both conditions, although experts are currently at a loss to explain the relationship between them. Tom Warner, Professor of Clinical Neurology at University College London, who authored the study, said yesterday: “We can now say more definitely that there is a link between diabetes […]

Ivanka Trump leaves touching tribute to Kate Spade offering advice to depression sufferers

American fashion designer Kate Spade was tragically found dead in her New York City apartment yesterday. The beloved designer, known for her handbags and dresses, received hundreds of tributes on social media, from fans and famous face alike. One of those leaving a tribute was Ivanka Trump, who posted a touching tribute to Kate on […]

High blood pressure: Mouth sensor monitor could help hypertension sufferers

Now, to help monitor their salt intake, researchers have developed a flexible and stretchable wireless sensing system designed to be comfortably worn in the mouth. Based on an ultrathin membrane, the sensor incorprates a miniaturised flexible electronic system that uses Bluetooth technology to wirelessly report salt consumption to a smartphone or tablet. The researchers plan […]

Back pain: Sufferers facing postcode lottery for treatment or pain relief

GETTY – STOCK Back pain treatment is subject to a postcode lottery But a new report from the British Chiropractic Association shows that our chances of curing or even just reducing the pain, depend upon where we live in the UK. The research found significant differences in the number of people experiencing long term back […]