Hair loss isn’t usually a sign of a serious health condition but it can be upsetting for the person involved. Some types of hair loss are permanent, like male and female pattern baldness. Finding proven ways to prevent and maintain a healthy head of hair provides peace of...
Asan N’Jie, who plays Ellis Grant in ITV soap Emmerdale, has revealed he can relate to his character’s post-traumatic stress disorder storyline. Back in April, on the Big Night Out, Ellis was stabbed, and after suffering in silence for the past few weeks, upcoming episodes will see him...
Stomach bloating has a wide range of causes.Gassy foods and drinks are often the main offenders.Treatment advice usually consists of cutting out wheat and fizzy drinks but there is another way to beat the bloat.According to Dr Oz, the following drink recipes can help sooth the swelling.Lemon Peppermint...
Sheridan Smith, 37, suffers with anxiety, and the actress has spoken about her battles with the condition in the past. Speaking to the Radio Times ahead of Cleaning Up airing on TV, she spoke about her anxiety soaring during her appearance on the stage in Funny Girl in...
Tongue cancer symptoms can be found on the front two thirds of the tongue or the base of the tongue, and may be confused for less serious health conditions. If cancer develops on the front two thirds of the tongue (the oral tongue) then this is classed as...
High blood pressure could be lowered by red wine, a recent study published in the medical journal Circulation revealed. A molecule found in red wine causes a drop in high blood pressure. Resveratrol is a compound found in the skin of certain fruits, such as grapes, that acts...
Heart attack is considered a serious medical emergency, and occurs when the supply of blood to the heart becomes blocked, usually by a blood clot. A lack of blood to the heart may result in serious damage to the heart muscle, which can prove life-threatening. There are three...
Dementia is a term used to describe a group of related symptoms linked to an ongoing decline of brain functioning - the four main types are Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia, Lewy body dementia and frontotemporal dementia. Common early symptoms of the condition include memory loss, difficulty concentrating, and...
Type 2 diabetes can trigger symptoms such as needing to pee more often, feeling thirsty all the time, feeling very tired and blurred vision. Left untreated, it can lead to nerve, kidney and eye damage, and can increase the risk of heart attack, stroke and high blood pressure....
Many are unaware of how much the feet really do and what is involved even with simply walking. Each step you take involves a complex network of bones, muscles, tendons and ligaments. Combined with the weight they carry, feet take on a lot. Wearing the right kind of...