Diabetes type 2 warning – the one ‘unusual’ symptom you should never ignore

Diabetes has been diagnosed in about 3.7 million people in the UK. There are mainly two types of diabetes, and around 90 per cent of all cases are caused by type 2. Common diabetes symptoms include unexplained weight loss, blurred vision, and frequent infections. But, you could also be at risk of high blood sugar if you have […]

Vitamin B12 deficiency warning – the one symptom you should never ignore after exercise

Vitamin B12 is required by the body to make red blood cells, according to the NHS. It’s also used to keep the nervous system healthy, and helps with the production of DNA. Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms include headaches, fatigue, and a loss of appetite. But, you could also be at risk of the condition if you often […]

Stomach bloating: Signs a bloated tummy could be a symptom of cancer

So, how can you tell if stomach bloating is something more serious and what signs indicate you should see a doctor? According to the charity Target Ovarian Cancer, the symptoms of ovarian cancer are frequent, meaning they usually occur more than 12 times a month or more, and are persistent. Therefore, if you notice persistent […]

Parkinson’s disease – the ‘often overlooked’ symptom you should never ignore

Parkinson’s disease a brain condition that causes symptoms to become progressively worse over a number of years, according to the NHS. It’s caused by a loss of nerve cells in a part of the brain known as the substantia nigra. Parkinson’s disease symptoms usually include tremors, slow movement and muscle stiffness. But, you could also […]