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    Johnson & Johnson knew for DECADES that asbestos lurked in its baby powder, report claims

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496865/Johnson-Johnson-knew-DECADES-asbestos-lurked-baby-powder-report-claims.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496865/Johnson-Johnson-knew-DECADES-asbestos-lurked-baby-powder-report-claims.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A Reuters investigation said the papers, dating from 1971 to the 2000s, show J&J knew that the powders sometimes tested positive for asbestos. The firm closed out down 10 percent on Friday.

    Sat, 15 Dec 2018 01:21:38 +0000

    Vapers inhale MUCH lower levels of toxins than smokers, study finds 

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6498065/Vapers-inhale-lower-levels-toxins-smokers-study-finds.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6498065/Vapers-inhale-lower-levels-toxins-smokers-study-finds.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Compared to nonsmokers, vapers had more biomarkers of toxic chemicals in their urine - but lower levels than smokers, said the study by Roswell Park Cancer Center.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 23:19:43 +0000

    The woman who volunteered to have her body embalmed, frozen and sliced 27,000 times

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493685/The-woman-volunteered-body-embalmed-frozen-sliced-27-000-times.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493685/The-woman-volunteered-body-embalmed-frozen-sliced-27-000-times.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Sue Potter, who died at 87 in 2015, donated her body to be sliced and digitized by the University of Colorado for teaching. But she also recorded herself for 15 years so students can better understand her.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 22:21:22 +0000

    How to know when holiday drinking is hurting your brain

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496445/How-know-holiday-drinking-hurting-brain.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496445/How-know-holiday-drinking-hurting-brain.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Alcohol can be a quick and easy way to get into the spirit of celebration. There are those, however, who drink right past the buzz into intoxication and, often, into trouble. Professor Jamie Smolen explains.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 20:04:17 +0000

    Incredible Hulk actor Lou Ferrigno, 67, hospitalized after 'botched pneumonia vaccine'

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6497071/Incredible-Hulk-actor-Lou-Ferrigno-67-hospitalized-botched-pneumonia-vaccine.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6497071/Incredible-Hulk-actor-Lou-Ferrigno-67-hospitalized-botched-pneumonia-vaccine.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Ferrigno, 67, posted a photo of himself in a hospital bed on Twitter on Wednesday, saying the shot left him with fluid in his bicep.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 19:50:22 +0000

    All 50 US states to screen newborns for 'bubble boy disease'

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6494139/All-50-states-screen-newborns-bubble-boy-disease.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6494139/All-50-states-screen-newborns-bubble-boy-disease.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Newborns in all 50 states in the US will now be screened for SCID, the devastating immune deficiency that claimed the life of Carol Ann Demaret's son, David Vetter, known as 'bubble boy' in 1984.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 18:58:47 +0000

    Teenager has a stroke after tearing an artery in his neck on a water slide

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6497151/Teenager-stroke-tearing-artery-neck-water-slide.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6497151/Teenager-stroke-tearing-artery-neck-water-slide.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The unnamed 16-year-old presented to Rashid Hospital in Dubai after being unable to walk or stand for the past 16 hours. A CT scan revealed he had a stroke in the cerebellum in his brain.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 18:20:40 +0000

    Woman, 94, had acupuncture needles buried along her spine for 30 YEARS 

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496311/Woman-94-acupuncture-needles-buried-spine-30-YEARS.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496311/Woman-94-acupuncture-needles-buried-spine-30-YEARS.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The unnamed woman, believed to be from Toronto, visited a traditional Korean Hari acupuncture clinic in the Canadian city just once. Hari involves leaving needles beneath the skin.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 18:17:08 +0000

    A baby was born so premature she would have been classed as a miscarriage if she had died

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495645/A-baby-born-premature-classed-miscarriage-died.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495645/A-baby-born-premature-classed-miscarriage-died.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Baby Ayah Malik defied the odds of a 5% chance of survival after spending weeks in hospital. Her parents, from Wales, had dealt with a stillborn four years prior.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:51:15 +0000

    'As soon as the camera came on it stopped': CBS reporter reveals he has Tourette Syndrome

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496567/As-soon-camera-came-stopped-CBS-reporter-reveals-Tourette-Syndrome.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496567/As-soon-camera-came-stopped-CBS-reporter-reveals-Tourette-Syndrome.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Dallas-based CBS reporter David Begnaud revealed to People that he has had Tourette Syndrome since childhood. He was often bullied for his tics but says that they 'go away' when he is on camera.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:30:03 +0000

    Fitness instructors should stop saying phrases like 'thunder thighs' as it doesn't benefit women

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496635/Fitness-instructors-stop-saying-phrases-like-thunder-thighs-doesnt-benefit-women.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496635/Fitness-instructors-stop-saying-phrases-like-thunder-thighs-doesnt-benefit-women.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Women who hear such comments feel 'disgusted' with themselves after a class, according to a team of researchers at Northwestern University in Chicago.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:24:28 +0000

    GP crisis laid bare: Patient numbers are up nearly 50% since 2004

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492893/GP-crisis-laid-bare-Patient-numbers-nearly-50-2004.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492893/GP-crisis-laid-bare-Patient-numbers-nearly-50-2004.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The average practice list size in England was 8,490 in December 2018. By contrast, the average number was 5,891 in 2004, the NHS figures showed.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:23:15 +0000

    'Deeply concerning' figures show a 50% rise in the number of Down's syndrome abortions

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496763/Deeply-concerning-figures-50-rise-number-Downs-syndrome-abortions.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496763/Deeply-concerning-figures-50-rise-number-Downs-syndrome-abortions.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The campaign group Don't Screen Us Out fears the NHS use of 99 per cent accurate, low-risk prenatal testing for Down's syndrome will increase the number of babies aborted because of it.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:18:16 +0000

    Theresa May’s promise of £20.5billion funding boost for the NHS 'won’t be enough to improve care'

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496053/Theresa-Mays-promise-20-5billion-funding-boost-NHS-wont-improve-care.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496053/Theresa-Mays-promise-20-5billion-funding-boost-NHS-wont-improve-care.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A report by the London-based Institute for Public Policy Research has warned as little as £1.3billion of the huge sum will be left for improving patient care after day-to-day costs are covered.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:05:47 +0000

    Two-year-old with severe epilepsy `unable to obtain' cannabis

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6464941/Two-year-old-severe-epilepsy-unable-obtain-medical-cannabis-UK.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6464941/Two-year-old-severe-epilepsy-unable-obtain-medical-cannabis-UK.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Jorja Emerson's family fought for weeks to secure the landmark prescription from a private hospital in London - but they have now been told they face a further delay in obtaining treatment.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:28:29 +0000

    Baby who caught killer Ebola at just six days old is hailed a 'miracle'

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495179/Young-miracle-Baby-recovers-Ebola-Congo-outbreak.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495179/Young-miracle-Baby-recovers-Ebola-Congo-outbreak.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Congo's health ministry said the girl, called Benedicte, is the youngest survivor in what is now the world's second-deadliest ever Ebola outbreak.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 15:55:51 +0000

    Groundbreaking app detects a child's risk of asthma in just SIX yes or no questions

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496335/Groundbreaking-app-detects-childs-risk-asthma-just-SIX-yes-no-questions.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496335/Groundbreaking-app-detects-childs-risk-asthma-just-SIX-yes-no-questions.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Dr Ramesh Kurukulaaratchy, from University Hospital Southampton NHS Trust, was one of the scientists behind the app - available on Google Play and the Apple App Store.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 15:01:23 +0000

    Gene editing could be used for people who want to lose weight

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-6495803/Gene-editing-used-people-want-lose-weight.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-6495803/Gene-editing-used-people-want-lose-weight.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Scientists from the University of California have found that making tweaks to the gene SIM1, which regulates hunger, they can help suppress the appetites of people who are trying to lose weight.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:12:42 +0000

    Stomach-churning video shows the moment a Vietnamese ant was 'tweezered' out of a man's EAR

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496095/Stomach-churning-video-shows-moment-Vietnamese-ant-tweezered-mans-EAR.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6496095/Stomach-churning-video-shows-moment-Vietnamese-ant-tweezered-mans-EAR.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The unnamed man arrived at a hospital in the city of Hải Dương - around 46miles (75km) from Hanoi - claiming to have woken with what felt like an insect crawling and even biting inside his ear.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:09:30 +0000

    Scientist whose cancer was dismissed as jet lag during a holiday to Disney World is in remission

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495563/Scientist-cancer-dismissed-jet-lag-holiday-Disney-World-remission.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495563/Scientist-cancer-dismissed-jet-lag-holiday-Disney-World-remission.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Claire Daly, 34, of Coventry, West Midlands, was just days into the three-week break with her husband Matt, 43, in September 2015 when she became fatigued and under the weather.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:18:19 +0000

    Transformation of divorcee whose uneven breasts were turned symmetrical

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495369/Transformation-divorcee-uneven-breasts-turned-symmetrical.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495369/Transformation-divorcee-uneven-breasts-turned-symmetrical.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    In the TV show Botched, which aired in the US last night, Hope, from Texas, needed her breasts reconstructing after five surgeries had left her chest getting progressively more misshapen.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:17:31 +0000

    Desperate mother fears for her daughter, 12, at risk of organ failure due to a phobia of EATING

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495775/Desperate-mother-fears-daughter-12-risk-organ-failure-phobia-EATING.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495775/Desperate-mother-fears-daughter-12-risk-organ-failure-phobia-EATING.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Grace Daw, from Cheshire, has lived with a fear of choking since she was a baby. It can take her over an hour to eat a mouthful of food, her helpless mother, Janine Daw, 48, said.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 13:00:35 +0000

    Fears grow over the spread of Ebola as health vaccinations are given in neighbouring countries

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6482909/Fears-grow-spread-Ebola-health-vaccinations-given-neighbouring-countries.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6482909/Fears-grow-spread-Ebola-health-vaccinations-given-neighbouring-countries.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    More than 2,000 doses have been allocated to frontline workers in South Sudan. The country is 'at very high risk' of the outbreak along with Uganda and Rwanda, according to the WHO.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:55:04 +0000

    Office worker with a 'bumpy' nose from two botched surgeries

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495777/Dental-office-worker-bumpy-nose-two-botched-surgeries.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495777/Dental-office-worker-bumpy-nose-two-botched-surgeries.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Stacy, whose surname is unknown, of Phoenix, Arizona, would wear hats to hide her 'lumpy bumpy nose' after failed rhinoplasties caused her to develop  neovascularisation.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:47:13 +0000

    Touching video reveals paralysed man, 24, laughing with his mother during their morning routine

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495495/Touching-video-reveals-paralysed-man-24-laughing-mother-morning-routine.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6495495/Touching-video-reveals-paralysed-man-24-laughing-mother-morning-routine.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Zack Collie, from Newport Beach in California, lost all movement from the neck down after injuring his spine in a swimming accident at the age of 15. He now needs help with everyday activities.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:07:05 +0000

    Non-medicinal options advised to soothe teething babies

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492647/Non-medicinal-options-advised-soothe-teething-babies.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492647/Non-medicinal-options-advised-soothe-teething-babies.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The review by the UK-based Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency found teething gels containing lidocaine should only be used when non-medicinal options don't work.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 10:07:41 +0000

    The mysterious rise of meat allergies: Tick bites are driving rates up

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6494143/The-mysterious-rise-meat-allergies-Tick-bites-driving-rates-up.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6494143/The-mysterious-rise-meat-allergies-Tick-bites-driving-rates-up.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    It is only in recent years that scientists have identified and acknowledged that tick bites are triggering an allergy to a sugar in the muscles of most animals (but not humans or apes

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 06:44:18 +0000

    Diabetes starts to SHRINK our brains in middle age, study suggests

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6494401/Diabetes-starts-SHRINK-brains-middle-age-study-suggests.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6494401/Diabetes-starts-SHRINK-brains-middle-age-study-suggests.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Australian scientists found elderly people with type 2 diabetes experienced a significant decline in memory and verbal fluency over a five-year period, as early as 68 years old.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:20:22 +0000

    Woman in her 60s who fell asleep during home cupping therapy woke up with large blisters

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491967/Woman-60s-fell-asleep-home-cupping-therapy-woke-large-blisters.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491967/Woman-60s-fell-asleep-home-cupping-therapy-woke-large-blisters.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The tale of the unnamed woman, from California, was published in a report in the journal JAMA Dermatology. The therapy is used to relieve pain with heated cups creating suction.

    Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:52:56 +0000

    Scientists develop new brain scan to detect Alzheimer's disease by 'lighting up' neural plaques

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484319/Scientists-develop-new-brain-scan-detect-Alzheimers-disease-lighting-neural-plaques.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484319/Scientists-develop-new-brain-scan-detect-Alzheimers-disease-lighting-neural-plaques.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Researchers from Johns Hopkins University have developed a new brain scan that uses radioactive 'tracer' molecules to 'light up' plaques that are responsible for cognitive decline in patients.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 22:09:42 +0000

    CDC reveals that E. coli outbreak has sickened 59 people in 15 states

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493829/CDC-reveals-E-coli-outbreak-sickened-59-people-15-states.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493829/CDC-reveals-E-coli-outbreak-sickened-59-people-15-states.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    So far, 59 have been sickened in 15 states in the current E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce, the CDC said. The Adam Brothers farm in Santa Barbara was named as one of the culprits.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 22:07:15 +0000

    Human HEART left on board a Southwest plane forces pilot to turnaround mid-flight

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493071/Human-HEART-left-board-Southwest-plane-forces-pilot-turnaround-mid-flight.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493071/Human-HEART-left-board-Southwest-plane-forces-pilot-turnaround-mid-flight.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Southwest Airlines was tasked with flying the heart from Sacramento to Washington, where an unidentified hospital was awaiting the organ. But the team forgot to unload it.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 20:56:00 +0000

    New 'smart tattoo' that senses sun rays will tell you when its time to reapply sunscreen

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492191/New-smart-tattoo-senses-sun-rays-tell-time-reapply-sunscreen.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492191/New-smart-tattoo-senses-sun-rays-tell-time-reapply-sunscreen.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Scientists at the University of Colorado, Boulder, have created a tattoo that is sensitive to UV radiation. when its bearer has been in the sun too long, that tattoo appears, but vanishes with sunscreen.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 20:25:23 +0000

    Schoolboy, 11, to celebrate his last Christmas after he is given six months to live

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493217/Schoolboy-11-celebrate-Christmas-given-six-months-live.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493217/Schoolboy-11-celebrate-Christmas-given-six-months-live.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Reece Probert, from south Staffordshire, seemed perfectly healthy just last month, but his mother Jenna, 31, took him to the doctors when he suddenly developed a limp and then a slur.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 20:10:34 +0000

    Alzheimer's is linked to blood transfusions

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492455/Alzheimers-linked-blood-transfusions.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492455/Alzheimers-linked-blood-transfusions.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Between 1958 and 1985, short children globally were given hormones from cadavers to help spur their growth. It was banned over fears it caused a brain disease - and now dementia, a paper says.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:29:40 +0000

    How much do YOU know about meningitis?

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488487/How-know-meningitis.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488487/How-know-meningitis.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The Bristol-based Meningitis Research Foundation has released a quiz to test people's knowledge of the deadly brain infection amid fears of a spike in cases over winter.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:24:54 +0000

    NHS crisis is ALREADY worse than last year's 'worst ever winter'

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491697/NHS-crisis-worse-years-worst-winter.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491697/NHS-crisis-worse-years-worst-winter.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Damning figures show one in 10 hospitals in England didn't have a single bed free on at least one night last week, and 54,000 people waited on hospital trolleys for four hours or more in November.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:04:40 +0000

    One woman a week suffers a deadly IVF side effect

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493115/One-woman-week-suffers-deadly-IVF-effect.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493115/One-woman-week-suffers-deadly-IVF-effect.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A new report from a fertility regulator reveals 52 women in the UK were diagnosed with severe or critical ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome between 2017 and 2018.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 18:30:22 +0000

    Could eating DIRT be the cure for obesity? Soil may flush fat out, study suggests

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493241/How-pill-mud-cure-obesity-soaking-fat-stop-body-absorbing-it.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6493241/How-pill-mud-cure-obesity-soaking-fat-stop-body-absorbing-it.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Researchers at the University of South Australia have accidentally discovered that a particular kind of clay 'attracts' and binds to to flush it out of the body better than a weight-loss drug.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 18:12:30 +0000

    Man, 35, discovers he has end-stage heart failure and now has mechanical heart keeping him alive

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492209/Man-35-discovers-end-stage-heart-failure-mechanical-heart-keeping-alive.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492209/Man-35-discovers-end-stage-heart-failure-mechanical-heart-keeping-alive.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Doctors discovered that Jeremy Hunt, 35, of Spokane, Washington, was in end-stage heart failure after undergoing routine knee surgery.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 18:03:44 +0000

    Ramen recall after top brand incorrectly instructs users to microwave the flammable paper cup

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492747/Ramen-recall-brand-incorrectly-instructs-users-microwave-flammable-paper-cup.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492747/Ramen-recall-brand-incorrectly-instructs-users-microwave-flammable-paper-cup.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Lotus Foods issued a recall of three flavors of its rice ramen noodle cups after receiving 12 reports of the cups being extremely hot and/or sparking or catching fire in the microwave.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:42:26 +0000

    Breast screening invite scandal was caused by a 'misunderstanding', not a computer failure

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491897/Report-finds-misunderstanding-breast-cancer-screening-error.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491897/Report-finds-misunderstanding-breast-cancer-screening-error.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A review found officials were wrong when they warned 450,000 British women they may have missed breast screenings when the true figure was just 67,000 - 15 per cent of the original figure.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:11:00 +0000

    Scientists create an electronic capsule that can wirelessly deliver drugs

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491323/Scientists-create-electronic-capsule-wirelessly-deliver-drugs.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491323/Scientists-create-electronic-capsule-wirelessly-deliver-drugs.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology created the gadget, which they hope could be used to reduce surgical procedures and injections. It latches to the stomach for a month.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:28:59 +0000

    Venezuela HIV patients rely on futile leaf remedy amid drug shortage

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492007/With-no-antiretrovirals-Venezuela-HIV-patients-rely-leaf-remedy.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492007/With-no-antiretrovirals-Venezuela-HIV-patients-rely-leaf-remedy.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Doctors and patients alike have questioned the effectiveness of the remedy, which has for years been used in Venezuela and Brazil as a complement to pharmaceutical treatment.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:46:15 +0000

    Stop vaping Viagra: FDA urges Americans to avoid e-liquid that contains erectile dysfunction drugs

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492283/Stop-vaping-Viagra-FDA-urges-Americans-avoid-e-liquid-contains-erectile-dysfunction-drugs.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6492283/Stop-vaping-Viagra-FDA-urges-Americans-avoid-e-liquid-contains-erectile-dysfunction-drugs.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    China-based HelloCig Electronic Tech Company is selling two e-liquids that contain erectile dysfunction drugs. The FDA is cracking down on them.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:15:10 +0000

    Teenage who suffered two strokes at just 12 is on track to compete at the 2024 Paralympic games

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491585/Teenage-suffered-two-strokes-just-12-track-compete-2024-Paralympic-games.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491585/Teenage-suffered-two-strokes-just-12-track-compete-2024-Paralympic-games.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Rafi Solaiman, now 18, of Worksop, Nottinghamshire, ranks third in the world in race running and hopes to represent team GB if the sport is added to the 2024 Paralympics in Paris.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 13:33:44 +0000

    Older people are 50% more likely to visit A&E if they live alone than if they live with someone else

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6490077/Older-people-living-50-likely-visit-GP-report.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6490077/Older-people-living-50-likely-visit-GP-report.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Pensioners living alone have more long-term conditions, a report has said. Tackling loneliness, at the root of the problem, will relieve pressure health services, the Health Foundation in the UK said.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:30:31 +0000

    Crowded underground stations and carriages are the perfect breeding ground for flu-like illnesses

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491329/Crowded-underground-stations-carriages-perfect-breeding-ground-flu-like-illnesses.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491329/Crowded-underground-stations-carriages-perfect-breeding-ground-flu-like-illnesses.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Residents of Islington, who often change lines at King's Cross St Pancras, have rates of flu nearly three times higher than commuters from Kensington, who mostly take direct trains.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:17:39 +0000

    The pensioner addicted to penis fillers

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491225/The-pensioner-addicted-penis-fillers.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491225/The-pensioner-addicted-penis-fillers.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Eric Bell, from Keighley in West Yorkshire, said having the penis enlargements has boosted his confidence and improved his dating life, saying 'women say they love my large penis'.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:01:58 +0000

    Nursery worker suffers permanent brain freeze after the vital organ slipped into her spinal cord  

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491365/Nursery-worker-suffers-permanent-brainfreeze-vital-organ-slipped-spinal-cord.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491365/Nursery-worker-suffers-permanent-brainfreeze-vital-organ-slipped-spinal-cord.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Alison Stiles Johnson, 44, of Newcastle, was diagnosed with chiari malformation in December 2016 after initially dismissing her crippling headaches as a side effect of the flu jab.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:00:25 +0000

    Patients spend a record £1BILLION on private operations

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491189/Patients-spend-record-1BILLION-private-operations.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6491189/Patients-spend-record-1BILLION-private-operations.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    There are more than four million people on waiting lists for NHS treatment in England and national waiting time targets haven't been met for at least two years.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 09:58:42 +0000

    Restaurants and pub chains are as bad or worse than fast food places

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484603/Restaurants-pub-chains-bad-worse-fast-food-places-scientists-warn.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484603/Restaurants-pub-chains-bad-worse-fast-food-places-scientists-warn.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Research has shown that 26 UK restaurant chains have average higher calorie counts than Public Health England recommends. KFC and McDonald's were found to have lower meal counts.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:57:19 +0000

    Want to be happy in your 70s? Have sex once a fortnight, researchers say

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488583/Want-happy-70s-sex-fortnight-researchers-say.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488583/Want-happy-70s-sex-fortnight-researchers-say.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Older people's wellbeing was assessed compared to their activity in the bedroom. Women prefer kissing and touching, and men enjoy sex twice a month, the English study of 7,000 people found.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 07:54:03 +0000

    A glass of red wine a day really does keep the doctor away Harvard study reveals

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6490129/A-glass-red-wine-day-really-does-doctor-away-Harvard-study-reveals.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6490129/A-glass-red-wine-day-really-does-doctor-away-Harvard-study-reveals.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A Harvard University study has found that a small glass of wine (125ml) a day lowered the chance of needing medical treatment compared with heavier boozers or those that abstain.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 03:20:36 +0000

    Later school times prove a success in Seattle: Kids are getting more sleep and higher grades

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6489275/Later-school-times-prove-success-Seattle-Kids-getting-sleep-higher-grades.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6489275/Later-school-times-prove-success-Seattle-Kids-getting-sleep-higher-grades.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The Seattle School District pushed back high school and middle school start times in 2017 from 7.50am to 8.45am. Students had fewer instances of late arrival and had an increase in grades.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 02:42:55 +0000

    NHS admits 3,500 MORE women were not sent smear test invites and results

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6486755/NHS-admits-3-500-women-not-sent-smear-test-invites-results.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6486755/NHS-admits-3-500-women-not-sent-smear-test-invites-results.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The NHS has revealed thousands more women were caught up in England's cervical cancer screening scandal than was originally thought, reigniting calls for Capita's contract to be ended.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:42:07 +0000

    Christmas Eve is the most common day of the year to have a heart attack

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488409/Christmas-Eve-common-day-year-heart-attack.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488409/Christmas-Eve-common-day-year-heart-attack.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Attacks peak at 10pm on the night before Christmas due to stress and anxiety, Swedish researchers said. They compared 280,000 dates and times of attacks over 16 years.

    Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:30:11 +0000

    Hawaii is named the healthiest state in America and Louisiana is the worst

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488635/Hawaii-named-healthiest-state-America-Louisiana-worst.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488635/Hawaii-named-healthiest-state-America-Louisiana-worst.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A new report from the United Health Foundation has found that America's obesity rate has reached its highest level ever, increasing five percent in 2018 from the previous year.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 23:59:27 +0000

    Apple hires 50 doctors and sets its sights on serious diseases

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6489777/Apple-hires-50-doctors-sets-sights-diseases.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6489777/Apple-hires-50-doctors-sets-sights-diseases.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The move to step up its approach internally could ingratiate some of its fiercest skeptics: the medical field. Apple has also hired specialists to work on apps for patients post-surgery.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 23:30:54 +0000

    Family of heart surgeon given 'near-fatal dose of opioids' for back surgery pain sues hospital

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6489199/Family-heart-surgeon-given-near-fatal-dose-opioids-surgery-pain-sues-hospital.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6489199/Family-heart-surgeon-given-near-fatal-dose-opioids-surgery-pain-sues-hospital.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Prominent Florida heart surgeon Dr J Lancelot Lester was given high doses of Dilaudid via IV after a back surgery and suffered a near fatal overdose a lawsuit against the hospital claims.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 23:10:32 +0000

    Warning to those who live in the countryside: Rural dwellers are less likely to survive cancer

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487535/Warning-live-countryside-Rural-dwellers-likely-survive-cancer.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487535/Warning-live-countryside-Rural-dwellers-likely-survive-cancer.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Aberdeen University scientists reviewed 39 studies carried out around the world to assess the impact of where a person lives on their cancer prognosis.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 22:38:45 +0000

    Fentanyl is now officially the deadliest drug in America, CDC declares

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6489155/Fentanyl-officially-deadliest-drug-America-CDC-declares.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6489155/Fentanyl-officially-deadliest-drug-America-CDC-declares.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    New data released by the CDC show that between 2013 and 2016, overdoses from the drug - which can be 100 times stronger than heroin - rose 113 percent a year.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 22:04:48 +0000

    'Our Christmas miracle is happening': 17-year-old with cystic fibrosis awakes from two-week coma

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488715/Our-Christmas-miracle-happening-17-year-old-cystic-fibrosis-awakes-two-week-coma.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488715/Our-Christmas-miracle-happening-17-year-old-cystic-fibrosis-awakes-two-week-coma.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Christina VanDerVelden, 17, of Jacksonville, Florida, slipped into a week-long coma after her healthy rapidly declined. The cystic fibrosis sufferer now needs a double lung transplant to survive.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 21:38:31 +0000

    Trainee doctors at top US hospitals do NOT get doctor-recommended paid leave, report reveals

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6489357/Trainee-doctors-hospitals-NOT-doctor-recommended-paid-leave-report-reveals.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6489357/Trainee-doctors-hospitals-NOT-doctor-recommended-paid-leave-report-reveals.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Only eight of the hospitals affiliated with America's top 12 medical schools have paid family or child leave for trainee doctors, but all of the schools have leave policies for faculty physicians, the study said.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 20:42:34 +0000

    Packaging at healthy supermarket Whole Foods in US contains chemicals which cause cancer

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487465/Packaging-healthy-supermarket-Foods-contains-chemicals-cause-cancer.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487465/Packaging-healthy-supermarket-Foods-contains-chemicals-cause-cancer.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Packaging in five major US grocery stores were tested for PFAS chemicals by environmental watchdogs. Two-thirds of takeout containers used for hot food and salad tested positive.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:57:00 +0000

    Obesity is responsible for 4% of cancers in the world, global review reveals 

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488307/Obesity-responsible-4-cancers-world-global-review-reveals.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488307/Obesity-responsible-4-cancers-world-global-review-reveals.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Curbing rates of obesity is a top pubic health priority, particularly as excess body weight drives up the rates of 13 different cancers in nations where diet and exercise is poor, a new Harvard study finds.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:56:03 +0000

    The global map of dementia: Scientists reveal the memory-robbing disorder has skyrocketed by 117%

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487695/The-global-map-dementia-Scientists-reveal-memory-robbing-disorder-skyrocketed-117.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487695/The-global-map-dementia-Scientists-reveal-memory-robbing-disorder-skyrocketed-117.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Scientists from the National Research University Higher School of Economics in Moscow warn dementia rates may double from 43.8million in 2016 to 100million by 2050.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:54:10 +0000

    Doctors' stethoscopes are 'loaded' with bacteria including hospital superbug MRSA, study warns 

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487933/Doctors-stethoscopes-loaded-bacteria-including-hospital-superbug-MRSA-study-warns.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487933/Doctors-stethoscopes-loaded-bacteria-including-hospital-superbug-MRSA-study-warns.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    All 40 of the stethoscopes examined in a new University of Pennsylvania study were riddled with bacteria that cause hospital-associated infections, including the deadly MRSA bug.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:18:45 +0000

    Is acne genetic? World first study makes a 'huge leap forward' in finding cure for spots

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487075/Hope-millions-battling-acne-world-study-makes-significant-leap-forward.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487075/Hope-millions-battling-acne-world-study-makes-significant-leap-forward.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Researchers from the National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre at Guy's and St Thomas' analysed the DNA of 26,700 people, of which 5,600 had acne.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:52:14 +0000

    Stress could be spotted by looking at your EYES

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487225/Stress-spotted-looking-EYES.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487225/Stress-spotted-looking-EYES.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Researchers from the University of Missouri, Columbia, found that the size of our pupils changes erratically when we are forced to multitask and faced with unexpected changes.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:31:27 +0000

    It was NOT just hysteria: Cuba sonic attack victims WERE exposed to something

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488457/It-NOT-just-hysteria-Cuba-sonic-attack-victims-exposed-something.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6488457/It-NOT-just-hysteria-Cuba-sonic-attack-victims-exposed-something.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A team at the University of Miami who examined 35 of the diplomats who were affected by the sonic attack published a new paper today, saying there was nothing inconsistent about their symptoms.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:26:18 +0000

    Video shows the moment wax and a plastic CLOTHES TAG are removed from inside a patient's ear

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487043/Video-shows-moment-wax-plastic-CLOTHES-TAG-removed-inside-patients-ear.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487043/Video-shows-moment-wax-plastic-CLOTHES-TAG-removed-inside-patients-ear.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    An unnamed patient at a clinic in Leicestershire had clumps of wax and a plastic clothes tag removed from their ear by Mr Neel Raithatha, aka the Wax Whisperer, who used forceps and a vacuum.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:23:34 +0000

    More effective than condoms? Couples test new birth control gel

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487001/More-effective-condoms-Couples-test-new-birth-control-gel.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487001/More-effective-condoms-Couples-test-new-birth-control-gel.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    'The potential of this new gel is huge,' said Dr William Bremner, professor of medicine at the University of Washington's School of Medicine.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:20:11 +0000

    Women in Camden have the longest lives of anyone in the UK

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487389/Women-Camden-longest-lives-UK.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487389/Women-Camden-longest-lives-UK.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A report released today by the Office for National Statistics has revealed people in the UK live 81.5 years, on average, and their lives become shorter the further north they live, being worst in Scotland.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:57:58 +0000

    Find out why 20,000 have joined our Helpforce NHS volunteer campaign

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480987/Find-20-000-joined-Helpforce-NHS-volunteer-campaign.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480987/Find-20-000-joined-Helpforce-NHS-volunteer-campaign.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    As we reported yesterday, the number of readers who’ve signed up has hit 20,000 in just over a week — they’ve pledged an extraordinary 1.1 million hours. Here's one woman's inspiring story.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:28:15 +0000

    Kimberly-Clark announces continent-wide tampon recall

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487989/Kimberly-Clark-announces-continent-wide-tampon-recall.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487989/Kimberly-Clark-announces-continent-wide-tampon-recall.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    U by Kotex Sleek Tampons (Regular Absorbency) were launched in 2012 as a more 'flexible' upgrade to the standard, and swiftly became one of the nation's top sellers.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:47:31 +0000

    Doctors should not say they are 'acting down' when undertaking tasks usually undertaken by nurses

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487257/Doctors-not-say-acting-undertaking-tasks-usually-undertaken-nurses.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6487257/Doctors-not-say-acting-undertaking-tasks-usually-undertaken-nurses.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A report said half of UK doctors 'acted down' at least once a week due to staff shortages. The Royal College of Nursing, in London, said the description was 'insulting' to nurses.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:10:31 +0000

    The 'impostor syndrome' that plagues Michelle Obama, explained

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6485127/The-impostor-syndrome-plagues-Michelle-Obama-explained.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6485127/The-impostor-syndrome-plagues-Michelle-Obama-explained.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Like many high-achieving women, Michelle Obama suffers from a feeling that she is not as impressive as she seems, she said today in London. A University of Texas psychologist explains her experience.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 04:02:11 +0000

    All men suspected of having prostate cancer should get £315 MRI tests, says NHS watchdog

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6485585/All-men-suspected-having-prostate-cancer-315-MRI-tests-says-NHS-watchdog.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6485585/All-men-suspected-having-prostate-cancer-315-MRI-tests-says-NHS-watchdog.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Studies published over the past two years have suggested thousands of lives could be saved if all men were given MRI scans as soon as suspicions are raised.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:23:12 +0000

    Does this boy look overweight to you? Mother is told her four-year-old son is dangerously heavy

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483913/Does-boy-look-overweight-Mother-told-four-year-old-son-dangerously-heavy.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483913/Does-boy-look-overweight-Mother-told-four-year-old-son-dangerously-heavy.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Mica Pullen's four-year-old son Harley Gardner, of Preston, Lancashire, was weighed at school as part of the NHS National Child Measurement Programme. She was then sent a letter saying he is overweight.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 00:49:40 +0000

    How Christmas can be deadly for asthma sufferers

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483655/How-Christmas-deadly-asthma-sufferers.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483655/How-Christmas-deadly-asthma-sufferers.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    There are 5.4million asthma sufferers in the UK. The charity pointed to figures that show three people die from asthma attacks across the home nations each day.

    Wed, 12 Dec 2018 00:10:27 +0000

    Woman suffers permanent brain damage after drinking a liter of soy sauce

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6485125/Woman-suffers-permanent-brain-damage-drinking-liter-soy-sauce.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6485125/Woman-suffers-permanent-brain-damage-drinking-liter-soy-sauce.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A 39-year-old American woman went into cardiac arrest and suffered permanent brain damage after she drank a liter of soy sauce in two hours in an attempt to 'cleanse her colon'.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 23:35:12 +0000

    McDonald's is curbing the use of antibiotics in its meat supply to curb drug-resistant superbugs

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484783/McDonalds-curb-antibiotic-use-beef-supply-chain.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484783/McDonalds-curb-antibiotic-use-beef-supply-chain.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    McDonald's has issued new guidelines for its supply chain, instructing food producers to stop giving livestock preventative antibiotics that fuel the spread of drug resistance in humans.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 22:51:06 +0000

    Boy, 6, is fighting for his life as flesh-eating bacteria spreads through his legs

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484697/Boy-6-fighting-life-flesh-eating-bacteria-spreads-legs.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484697/Boy-6-fighting-life-flesh-eating-bacteria-spreads-legs.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Chance Wade, six, of McComb, Mississippi, began complaining of leg pain in mid-November. Doctors eventually discovered he had an infection that destroys tissue under the skin.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 22:48:25 +0000

    James Bond is a 'severe' alcoholic: Academics declare 007 should have been provided with help

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483831/James-Bond-severe-alcoholic-Academics-declare-007-provided-help.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483831/James-Bond-severe-alcoholic-Academics-declare-007-provided-help.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Bond drank an average of 4.5 times in each film, a analysis in New Zealand found. In one scene in Quantam of Solace, the character, played by Daniel Craig, consumes a dangerous 24 units.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 20:13:24 +0000

    Brain scans reveal how we overcome indecision and can 'learn' to like good choices

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484523/Brain-scans-reveal-overcome-indecision-learn-like-good-choices.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484523/Brain-scans-reveal-overcome-indecision-learn-like-good-choices.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Scientists at the University of Melbourne observed people faced with hard decisions using fMRIs and eye trackers and learned that 'practicing' a choice actually makes us prefer the thing we choose.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 19:38:28 +0000

    NHS spends as little as £238 per trust on cyber security and training 

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484651/NHS-spends-little-238-trust-cyber-security-training.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484651/NHS-spends-little-238-trust-cyber-security-training.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    UK cyber security experts Redscan sent Freedom of Information requests to NHS trusts around the UK and found the amount they spend on IT security varies from £0 to £78,000 and is 'patchy at best'.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:56:09 +0000

    Health officials fear a contaminated batch of heroin is being sold on England's streets

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484541/Health-officials-fear-contaminated-batch-heroin-sold-Englands-streets.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484541/Health-officials-fear-contaminated-batch-heroin-sold-Englands-streets.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A memo leaked to MailOnline shows Public Health England has issued a warning to A&E units across the country, urging them to be aware of potential botulism cases among heroin addicts.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:48:56 +0000

    Patients could soon be Skyping doctors as far as India in a bid to slash NHS waiting times

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484311/Patients-soon-Skyping-doctors-far-India-bid-slash-NHS-waiting-times.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6484311/Patients-soon-Skyping-doctors-far-India-bid-slash-NHS-waiting-times.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Technology has the potential for long-term solutions, a report from the UK's General Medical Council said. They warned the medical profession is at 'the brink of a breaking point'.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:48:10 +0000

    Apple Watch saved life of 46-year-old father whose heart was beating TWICE as fast as normal

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483691/Apple-Watch-saved-life-46-year-old-father-heart-beating-TWICE-fast-normal.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483691/Apple-Watch-saved-life-46-year-old-father-heart-beating-TWICE-fast-normal.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Ed Dentel, 46, of Richmond, Virginia, was diagnosed with an irregular heartbeat - known as atrial fibrillation - after his Apple Watch alerted him that something was wrong on Thursday.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:34:18 +0000

    Comfy trainers RAISE the risk of injury

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483593/Comfy-trainers-RAISE-risk-injury.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483593/Comfy-trainers-RAISE-risk-injury.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A study of 12 runners by the University of Helsinki found the cushioned Hoka Conquest trainer is more likely to cause injuries than the less bouncy Brooks Ghost 6.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:05:43 +0000

    Online pharmacy HALVES the price of a morning-after pill to £4.99 for the Christmas party season

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6482969/Online-pharmacy-HALVES-price-morning-pill-4-99-Christmas-party-season.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6482969/Online-pharmacy-HALVES-price-morning-pill-4-99-Christmas-party-season.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    UK website Chemist 4 U is now selling the Ezinelle emergency contraceptive pill for less than £5, with experts clashing over whether women should stockpile it while it's cheap or if their health is at risk.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:17:02 +0000

    Coffee could combat Parkinson's and dementia

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483081/Coffee-combat-Parkinsons-dementia.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483081/Coffee-combat-Parkinsons-dementia.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    When researchers from Rutgers University tested the two compounds in at-risk mice, the combination prevented the protein alpha-synuclein from building-up after just six months.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:15:38 +0000

    Jimmy Dean recalls nearly 30,000 pounds of sausage

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483807/Jimmy-Dean-recalls-nearly-30-000-pounds-sausage.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483807/Jimmy-Dean-recalls-nearly-30-000-pounds-sausage.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    After five customers complained of 'strings of metal' in their Jimmy Dean sausages, the company has issued a voluntary recall of 29,028 pounds of its Heat 'n Serve sausage links, the USDA says.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:48:19 +0000

    Progress of life expectancy in the UK is slowing because of the obesity crisis

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483577/Progress-life-expectancy-UK-slowing-obesity-crisis.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483577/Progress-life-expectancy-UK-slowing-obesity-crisis.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A report published today by Public Health England has warned more people being dangerously overweight could be making it harder to tackle heart disease, slowing life expectancy progress.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:18:53 +0000

    What alcohol is really doing to your body

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-6480363/What-alcohol-REALLY-doing-body.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-6480363/What-alcohol-REALLY-doing-body.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Dr. Pedram Kordrostami has revealed why you suffer symptoms such as muscle aches and anxiety the day after drinking and what steps you need to take to tackle each specific symptom.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:39:18 +0000

    Surgeons share a celebratory selfie after separating conjoined twins

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483265/Surgeons-share-celebratory-selfie-separating-conjoined-twins.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483265/Surgeons-share-celebratory-selfie-separating-conjoined-twins.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The surgeons in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh - 186 miles (300km) south east of Lucknow - performed the procedure on the three-day-old girls for free because the parents were not able to pay.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:05:23 +0000

    Weighing yourselves over Christmas stops you piling on the festive pounds

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480259/Weighing-Christmas-stops-piling-festive-pounds.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480259/Weighing-Christmas-stops-piling-festive-pounds.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A study by the universities of Birmingham and Loughborough found that of the 272 participants, those who weighed themselves lost weight over November and December.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:37:35 +0000

    Nutritionist reveals nine causes of indigestion, including drinking too much water and snacking

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483223/Nutritionist-reveals-nine-causes-indigestion-including-drinking-water-snacking.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6483223/Nutritionist-reveals-nine-causes-indigestion-including-drinking-water-snacking.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    There are many factors involved in digestion, says clinical nutritionist Marta Anhelush, from Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:35:55 +0000

    So can you REALLY massage the pain away? It all depends if the gadget's any good

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481095/So-REALLY-massage-pain-away-depends-gadgets-good.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481095/So-REALLY-massage-pain-away-depends-gadgets-good.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    While nothing can replicate the feel of a hands-on massage, gadgets offer a useful alternative.But which ones are any good? We review and rate a selection.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:32:26 +0000

    Incredible transformation of woman, 25, who had excess skin removed

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6482907/Incredible-transformation-woman-25-excess-skin-removed.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6482907/Incredible-transformation-woman-25-excess-skin-removed.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Annie McManis, of New Zealand, piled on weight as a bullied teen. A diagnosis of MS made her appreciate her health, and she shed 113lbs (51.2kg). Now, she works out up to five times a week.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:39:49 +0000

    Cancer survivor, 44, felt a lump in her breast after she picked a cup of tea off her bedside table 

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6482783/Cancer-survivor-44-felt-lump-breast-picked-cup-tea-bedside-table.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6482783/Cancer-survivor-44-felt-lump-breast-picked-cup-tea-bedside-table.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Nicola Fairbrass, 44, of Oakwood, Derby, initially dismissed the lump as a cyst but went to her GP two weeks later when the mass grew. She was diagnosed with breast cancer last January.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:07:37 +0000

    Mysterious polio-like disease has reached a record high with 158 cases this year

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480635/Record-count-reported-mysterious-paralyzing-illness.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480635/Record-count-reported-mysterious-paralyzing-illness.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Pictured is five-year-old Carter Roberts, of Richmond, Virginia, who died in September after catching the disease in 2016. Around half of cases this year were admitted to intensive care.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:11:24 +0000

    Five ways pregnant women can reduce the risk of stillbirth, according to top gynecologists

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6472793/Five-ways-pregnant-women-reduce-risk-stillbirth-according-gynecologists.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6472793/Five-ways-pregnant-women-reduce-risk-stillbirth-according-gynecologists.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Up to 50 percent of stillbirths happen unexpectedly and a clear cause is never identified. In around one-third, deficiencies in the quality of care in pregnancy and labor play a part.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:35:24 +0000

    Breast cancer shoots up 80% for women after giving birth for the first time, study reveals  

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480971/Breast-cancer-shoots-80-women-giving-birth-time-study-reveals.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480971/Breast-cancer-shoots-80-women-giving-birth-time-study-reveals.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Childbirth has mysterious affects on breast cancer risks. Over awoman's lifetime, having children lowers risks, but after her fist baby, risks are higher, a University of North Carolina study reveals.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:51:13 +0000

    Miracle baby twins who survived life-threatening surgery get ready to celebrate Christmas 

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479823/Miracle-baby-twins-survived-life-threatening-surgery-ready-celebrate-Christmas.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479823/Miracle-baby-twins-survived-life-threatening-surgery-ready-celebrate-Christmas.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Poppy and Jessica Jennions, of Porsmouth, were getting uneven supplies of blood in the womb due to twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome. Doctors operated when they were 18 weeks old.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:32:21 +0000

    Fitness queen Lorna Jane Clarkson details EXACTLY what she eats in a day

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-6481649/Fitness-queen-Lorna-Jane-Clarkson-details-EXACTLY-eats-day.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-6481649/Fitness-queen-Lorna-Jane-Clarkson-details-EXACTLY-eats-day.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Activewear queen Lorna Jane Clarkson, 54, recently shared a look at exactly what she eats daily to stay in shape. She also revealed how she combats a sweet tooth with healthy food.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 03:00:55 +0000

    Only a third of NHS staff have had flu jabs

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481643/Only-NHS-staff-flu-jabs.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481643/Only-NHS-staff-flu-jabs.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    With only a third of NHS staff having had the flu jab, health bosses are aiming to vaccinate all workers this flu season and those who refuse face being taken off frontline duties.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:39:29 +0000

    Ivy League schools slammed for terrible mental health care in damning new report

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481305/Ivy-League-schools-slammed-terrible-mental-health-care-damning-new-report.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481305/Ivy-League-schools-slammed-terrible-mental-health-care-damning-new-report.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    None of the eight Ivy League schools met the Ruderman Family Foundation's criteria for mental health care for their students, a new report assessing the nation's top institutions find.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:54:25 +0000

    Don't be fooled by the milk formula machine!

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480899/Dont-fooled-milk-formula-machine.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480899/Dont-fooled-milk-formula-machine.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    CMPA (cow’s milk protein allergy) may be acting as a Trojan horse for the £39 billion global formula industry to forge relationships with patients and healthcare professionals.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:47:38 +0000

    SECRETS OF AN A-LIST BODY: How to get arms like Hollywood star Lupita Nyong’o

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481575/SECRETS-LIST-BODY-arms-like-Hollywood-star-Lupita-Nyongo.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481575/SECRETS-LIST-BODY-arms-like-Hollywood-star-Lupita-Nyongo.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The 35-year-old actress, from Mexico City, puts in serious training for her roles -and has impressive arms to show for it. Here's how you can replicate her look.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:32:46 +0000

    Marijuana eased Alzheimer's symptoms for dying Holocaust survivor, his family says

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480731/Marijuana-eased-Alzheimers-symptoms-dying-Holocaust-survivor-family-says.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480731/Marijuana-eased-Alzheimers-symptoms-dying-Holocaust-survivor-family-says.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The family of Holocaust survivor Alexander Spier, 90, says marijuana edibles were the only thing that helped treat his neuropsychiatric symptoms due to Alzheimer's disease.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:31:46 +0000

    Crosswords do NOT prevent dementia but can make your brain sharper to start off with

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480185/Crosswords-NOT-prevent-dementia-make-brain-sharper-start-with.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480185/Crosswords-NOT-prevent-dementia-make-brain-sharper-start-with.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Experts believed doing puzzles slows the rate of cognitive decline. Now, a study from the University of Aberdeen, shows it creates a 'higher cognitive point' from which to decline from.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:25:57 +0000

    Why red meat paves the way to heart disease

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481465/Why-red-meat-paves-way-heart-disease.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481465/Why-red-meat-paves-way-heart-disease.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Regular consumption of red meat can raise levels of a cardiovascular disease-causing chemical more than 10 times, suggests the study by the Cleveland Clinic.

    Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:15:13 +0000

    The high-tech armband that could prevent night-time epilepsy deaths

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481301/Would-wear-arm-band-prevent-night-time-epilepsy-deaths.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481301/Would-wear-arm-band-prevent-night-time-epilepsy-deaths.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The gadget, called NightWatch, could reduce the number of lives lost to Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP), the majority of which occur during the night.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 23:41:49 +0000

    Patients discharged from hospital over Christmas are more likely to die or be readmitted 

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481521/Patients-discharged-hospital-Christmas-likely-die-readmitted.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481521/Patients-discharged-hospital-Christmas-likely-die-readmitted.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Those discharged during the holidays were found to have a 1.2 percent higher risk of death or re-admission within the next seven, 14 and 30 days, according to the study performed in Canada.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 23:30:43 +0000

    Is this proof pill-popping Britain should stop taking the tablets?

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481015/Is-proof-pill-popping-Britain-stop-taking-tablets.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481015/Is-proof-pill-popping-Britain-stop-taking-tablets.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    We are taking more pills than ever — and the trend shows no sign of abating. Last year, the NHS prescribed more than 1.1 billion items — almost double the number ten years ago.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 23:18:48 +0000

    ASK THE GP: Dr Martin Scurr answers your health questions 

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480681/ASK-GP-Dr-Martin-Scurr-answers-health-questions.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480681/ASK-GP-Dr-Martin-Scurr-answers-health-questions.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The Daily Mail's resident doctor answers your personal concerns in his weekly Good Health column. Today, he advises on so-called sun lamps and lipomas.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:58:55 +0000

    72 percent of Americans are willing to try CBD oil to treat pain, survey finds  

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480189/72-percent-Americans-willing-try-CBD-oil-treat-pain-survey-finds.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480189/72-percent-Americans-willing-try-CBD-oil-treat-pain-survey-finds.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Among the 100 million Americans with chronic pain, nearly three quarters are willing to give CBD oil a shot at treating it instead of addictive prescription painkillers, a new Remedy Review survey suggests.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:57:24 +0000

    Autism and ADHD DO run in families: Having an older sibling with either disorder raises risks

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479771/Autism-ADHD-run-families-Having-older-sibling-disorder-raises-risks.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479771/Autism-ADHD-run-families-Having-older-sibling-disorder-raises-risks.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A new University of California, Davis, study reveals that children whose older siblings have either behavioral disorder are at many times greater risks of developing one or both themselves.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:52:57 +0000

    Could this vibrating chair really stop embarrassing leaks (and help your love life)? 

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481443/Could-vibrating-chair-really-stop-embarrassing-leaks-help-love-life.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481443/Could-vibrating-chair-really-stop-embarrassing-leaks-help-love-life.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Like many women, Fiona Harris, 45, from Lincoln, suffered devastating incontinence. But a brand new treatment has transformed her life - and it only took three hours.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:52:06 +0000

    Just say no to cookie dough: CDC urges Americans to avoid the gooey delight

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481065/Just-say-no-cookie-dough-CDC-urges-Americans-avoid-gooey-delight.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6481065/Just-say-no-cookie-dough-CDC-urges-Americans-avoid-gooey-delight.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Raw eggs carry salmonella risk, and flour carries and E. coli risk - both of which can leave you sick for days, or even hospitalized.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:51:19 +0000

    60% of US adults don't do ANY muscle-strengthening exercises

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480091/60-adults-dont-muscle-strengthening-exercises.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480091/60-adults-dont-muscle-strengthening-exercises.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Federal guidelines say US adults should be doing push-ups, weight lifting and sit-ups at least twice a week to maintain good health and lower the risks of diabetes, heart disease and cancer.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:47:29 +0000

    Consistent bedtime could prevent weight gain

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479757/Consistent-bedtime-prevent-weight-gain.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479757/Consistent-bedtime-prevent-weight-gain.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Researchers at Penn State analyzed more than 2,000 five-year-olds and found those who had erratic bedtime patterns were more likely to suffer poor sleep, and in turn have issues with weight.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:42:20 +0000

    Brussels sprouts could cut your risk of cancer 

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480891/Brussels-sprouts-cut-risk-cancer.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480891/Brussels-sprouts-cut-risk-cancer.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    An average 80g serving (roughly five sprouts) provides more vitamin C than an orange, all your vitamin K needs (good for wound healing), and more fibre than a slice of brown bread.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:29:00 +0000

    Statins ARE safe and patients shouldn't stop taking the drugs

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480519/Statins-safe-patients-shouldnt-stop-taking-drugs.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480519/Statins-safe-patients-shouldnt-stop-taking-drugs.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Research published last week sparked uproar: Swiss scientists found the benefits only outweigh the risks for people with a very high heart attack risk. But the AHA says: take the study with a pinch of salt.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 19:52:28 +0000

    Man, 67, has his arm RESEWN after he accidentally cut it off while operating heavy machinery

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480179/Man-67-arm-RESEWN-accidentally-cut-operating-heavy-machinery.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6480179/Man-67-arm-RESEWN-accidentally-cut-operating-heavy-machinery.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The unnamed 67-year-old was airlifted to emergency surgery at Shonan Kamakura General Hospital, Japan, where doctors reattached his limb by taking a 'muscle graft' from his back.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:59:46 +0000

    Asbestos is in nine out of ten NHS hospitals

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479947/Asbestos-nine-ten-NHS-hospitals.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479947/Asbestos-nine-ten-NHS-hospitals.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Sexual health consultant Mags Portman, 44, (pictured) was diagnosed with mesothelioma after working at Law Hospital in south Lanarkshire, Scotland for more than 20 years.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:36:06 +0000

    Scientists warn gene tests can become a 'self-fulfilling prophecy'

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479839/Scientists-warn-gene-tests-self-fulfilling-prophecy.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479839/Scientists-warn-gene-tests-self-fulfilling-prophecy.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    The Stanford University study took DNA samples from more than 200 people to test for genes linked to exercise and fullness. Then they gave some people the wrong information about their genetic risk.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:14:53 +0000

    UK donor found for Florida girl, 2, fighting cancer with rare blood type found in specific gene pool

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479693/UK-donor-Florida-girl-2-fighting-cancer-rare-blood-type-specific-gene-pool.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479693/UK-donor-Florida-girl-2-fighting-cancer-rare-blood-type-specific-gene-pool.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Zainab Mughal, two, from South Florida, needs life-saving transfusions but she has a very rare blood type that makes finding donors difficult. A 50-year-old mother from the UK was found to be a match.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:38:46 +0000

    Who will survive the final season of Game of Thrones?

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6478951/Game-Thrones-characters-switch-sides-female-likely-survive.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6478951/Game-Thrones-characters-switch-sides-female-likely-survive.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Researchers from Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia, watched all 67 episodes of Game of Thrones' first seven seasons to work out loyal characters are 65 per cent more likely to die.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:07:03 +0000

    Flu jab is a lifesaver for heart failure patients

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479345/Flu-jab-lifesaver-heart-failure-patients.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6479345/Flu-jab-lifesaver-heart-failure-patients.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Researchers from the University of Copenhagen, led by cardiologist Dr Daniel Modin, urge for the flu jab to become part of the standard treatment for heart failure, like beta blockers.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 14:12:08 +0000

    Children who spend seven hours or more on smartphones and tablets

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-6477685/Heavy-screen-time-appears-impact-childrens-brains-study.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-6477685/Heavy-screen-time-appears-impact-childrens-brains-study.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    A major ongoing US study conducted by the National Institutes of Health showed that children who spent seven hours on tablets or smartphones showed signs of thinning in their brain cortex.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 13:01:32 +0000

    Fury as TWO MILLION boys in the UK are to miss out on the life-saving HPV vaccine

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6478865/Fury-TWO-MILLION-boys-UK-miss-life-saving-HPV-vaccine.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6478865/Fury-TWO-MILLION-boys-UK-miss-life-saving-HPV-vaccine.html?ns_mchannel=rss&ito=1490&ns_campaign=1490

    Sharon Hodgson, Labour's shadow health minister, said it is 'not good enough' for boys currently the right age for the HPV vaccines to never be offered them because there will be no catch-up programme.

    Mon, 10 Dec 2018 10:48:06 +0000