Category: health

The More You Drink The More Intelligent You Are – Science Says So

GOOD news booze lovers – it seems the more you drink the more intelligent you are. That’s right, a study has found a correlation between people’s intelligence and...

What Is Ocd, What Causes Obsessive Compulsive Disorder And What Are The Symptoms, Signs And Treatment?

MANY of us will feel like we know what OCD is, and some of us may even make jokey comments about being “a little OCD” from time to time – but in reality the...

This Is Why It Hurts So Much When You Hit Your Funny Bone

IT’S a tingling, eye-watering pain we are all familiar with – but why does it hurt so much when you hit your funny bone? Despite what the name suggests, there is...

‘i Thought I Was A T-rex, And Plaited My Hair To Look Like Its Tail’ – Meet The Women Living With ‘brain On Fire’, The Terrifying Disease From Chloe Moretz Netflix Hit

SUSANNAH Cahalan was 24 when she began foaming blood from her mouth, hearing voices, having seizures and felt her tongue twisting as she spoke. The previously fit and...

Radio Dj Fearne Cotton Nominates Heroic Breast Cancer Campaigner For Our Health Awards

PRESENTER Fearne Cotton is backing a breast cancer campaigner to win Unsung Hero at our Who Cares Wins awards — now we want YOU to nominate someone. Fearne says Jenny...

Mum Loses A Limb After Shaving Her Legs – When Tiny Cut On Her Shin Gets Infected And Spreads

WHEN Tanya Czernozukow cut her leg shaving, she thought nothing of it. She ignored the tiny nick on her right shin when it turned into a scab the size of a 5p coin....

Are Iron Supplements Safe, What Are The Side Effects And Are There Any Health Benefits?

IRON supplements have become increasingly popular over the past few years, being stocked in stores including Holland & Barrett, Boots and Superdrug. Stronger doses...

What Is Gluten, Does Chocolate Contain Gluten, What Foods Are Gluten-free And Are There Any Health Benefits?

GLUTEN-FREE diets have become increasingly popular in recent years – with many restaurants, cafes and supermarkets offering “free-from” options. But what is the...

Super Slimmer Who Shed Staggering 16st Is Left Looking Like A ‘melted Candle’ Due To Saggy Apron Of Excess Skin

A SUPER slimmer who shed a staggering 16st was left looking like a “melted candle” by a saggy cocoon of excess skin. Chantelle Fleming was forced to carry around...

How A Hot Curry Could Actually Help You Lose Weight

A SPICY ingredient in your favourite curry could actually be the key to losing weight, experts have revealed. The compound in chilli peppers, which gives them their...