Vitamin B12 deficiency: Dr warns of 'irreversible' damage if warning signs are ignored
A VITAMIN B12 deficiency gravely impacts the body's ability to produce fully functioning red blood cells. As a consequence, megaloblastic anaemia develops and, left untreated over time, complications can occur. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Apple cider vinegar health benefits - can ACV treat diabetes?
APPLE CIDER VINEGAR is being touted as a miracle cure for many ailments and a magic weapon when it comes to weight loss. Express Health takes a look at what ACV can do for diabetes and the proven health benefits of the drink. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid new strain: Dr warned immunity from vaccine 'will be blunted' if B1525 spreads
CORONAVIRUS mutation B1525 is under investigation by researchers at the University of Edinburgh. Genome sequencing has identified the Covid variant in 10 countries, including the UK. A professor of cellular microbiology heeds caution to the nation. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid vaccine calculator - what age group is being vaccinated now and where YOU are
CORONAVIRUS VACCINES have now been given to 19.1 million people with a further 736,000 having had their second dose - but where is the UK in the vaccination rollout? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to lose visceral fat: The Dutch diet proven to reduce belly fat
VISCERAL FAT is hidden from view but that doesn't make it any less deadly. Fortunately, adopting the right dietary approach can eliminate the harmful belly fat. Evidence suggests the Dutch diet does the job particularly well. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Rhodiola rosea extract may reduce cancer risk and fight ageing process
LONGEVITY research often aims to identify and harness the health benefits of natural solutions. A comprehensive review suggests rhodiola rosea extract provides plentiful health benefits, which include anti-ageing and anti-cancer effects. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Statins side effects: The most common side effect of taking statins is myalgia
STATINS can be an essential weapon in the fight against high cholesterol levels - a precursor to heart disease. There are pros and cons to taking statins and the latter comes in the forms of side effects. According to research, myalgia is the most common side effect. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus new strain: Four symptoms that may never go away - do you have these problems?
THE SYMPTOMS of coronavirus can undermine quality of life for months on end but how long these symptoms stretch on for is the subject of ongoing research. A new study has found certain 'long Covid' symptoms to be present in individuals nine months after they first appeared. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid vaccine side effects: The side effects to expect from the second jab - Dr Chris
THE VACCINE rollout continues at pace and a clear picture of the side effects is emerging. Virologist Dr Chris Smith weighed in on whether one can expect side effects from the second dose of vaccines. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: Mung beans are high in protein and could help lower readings
HIGH blood pressure is directly impacted by the foods one eats. Adding more mung beans to your diet has been shown to help lower your readings. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

James Martin health: TV chef feared he may have a heart attack - signs to spot
JAMES MARTIN has an impressive career history, from cooking for the Queen Mother in 1984 to becoming head chef at the tender age of 22. His hardworking ethos has seen him host BBC One's Saturday Kitchen to writing books, but was he burning himself out? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Hair loss could be caused by having high blood sugars in the body
TYPE 2 diabetes: Type 2 diabetes affects insulin in the body. Everybody needs insulin to live and it has an essential job to help keep the body healthy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Baking soda benefits: How to make baking soda toothpaste at home to avoid bad breath
BAKING SODA has a number of health benefits that you may not know about, including improving your digestion and even boosting the appearance of your skin. Making homemade baking soda toothpaste could help to protect against bad breath, while also getting rid of any plaque. Here's how to make baking soda toothpaste. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kate Winslet health: ‘I can’t jump on trampolines anymore’ Star discusses condition
KATE WINSLET health: The starlet is not shy to open up about issues she has faced in her life including her health condition. What is it and what is the best treatment for it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Bleeding gums could indicate your risk of the deadly condition
FATTY liver disease is far more common than many think with a myriad of symptoms felt throughout the body warning that something is not right. Bleeding gums could be a sign of the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid vaccine side effects: Fever, nausea and diarrhoea are three serious side effects
COVID vaccine side effects: There are the usual side effects many report feeling after being vaccinated however, after the death of patients in Norway what are three potentially fatal side effects? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vaccine list: Are teachers eligible for Covid vaccine? Phase 2 priority group announced
COVID vaccines are being administered based on the recommendations of the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation . So are teachers eligible for a Covid vaccine in the phase two rollout? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Fiery chili peppers could reduce your waistline and cancer risk
IF YOU would like to add a bit of spice to your life, then there may be nothing better than a fiery chilli pepper. According to recent research, it could help you to live a healthier and longer life. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vaccine timeline: Rollout extension updated - when will I get the jab? Age groups in full
THE VACCINE priority list for people under the age of 50 has now been set by the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation . So when will you get the jab? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid vaccine priority continues by age but Asthma UK hits back - ‘unacceptable decision'
PHASE 2 of the COVID-19 vaccination programme has now been set out - government officials believe the most effective way to minimise hospitalisations and deaths is to continue to prioritise people by age. But Asthma UK has hit back saying the decision not to prioritise people with asthma is "unacceptable" and "could put people with asthma at risk". (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prostate cancer symptoms: ‘Burning’ wee could be an early sign of the deadly disease
PROSTATE cancer is the most common cancer in men in the UK. It tends to develop slowly, meaning there may be no signs for many years, so spotting symptoms when they appear is very important. One sign to look out for is "burning" wee. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis: Three exercises to incorporate into your week to prevent the painful condition
ARTHRITIS - in particular osteoarthritis - may be preventable by minimising any risk factors associated with the disease. If you'd like to lower the chances of developing painful and stiff joints, what can you do about it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of visceral fat: Avoid sugar sweetened drinks to lose the harmful belly fat
AS VISCERAL fat builds up inside the body, the likelihood is that your waistline is expanding. If you'd like to shift the excess fat, there's one type of drink you're better off avoiding. What is it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid vaccine side effects: Why some people have a more severe reaction to the jab
CORONAVIRUS vaccinations are nearing 19 million, with Prime Minister Boris Johnson promising to "offer a jab to every adult by the end of July". As more people get their vaccine, people may have noticed some react more severely to the jab than others - why is this? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Apple cider vinegar may lower diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk
HOW TO live longer can be as simple as taking a healthy shot every day. Studies pinpoint the major health benefits of apple cider vinegar with a daily dosing helping to boost your longevity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid treatment: How your gut health can impact a COVID-19 infection
COVID treatment: Not much thought is given when it comes to the severity of COVID-19 and the link between gut health. Experts warn poor gut health can negatively impact a COVID-19 infection. How? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Itchy skin may mean you have the troublesome condition
FATTY liver disease develops when there's too much fat in the life-supporting organ; if combined with inflammation and cell damage, it progresses into non-alcoholic steatohepatitis . Years after development, symptoms can emerge. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: How much to take and how to know you’ve taken too much
VITAMIN D deficiency is common for the elderly and for those who have been enduring the long cold months of winter. What is the correct dosage to ensure optimal health? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: Three changes in your stools you need to look out for warning of the disease
BOWEL cancer: Seeing any of these three warning signs in the toilet bowl could indicate your risk of the deadly disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trisha Goddard health: Talk show host discusses HIV fears from breastfeeding
TRISHA GODDARD health: Back in the day, Trisha was the face of British daytime television. Recently, the former journalist spoke about her shocking health worry. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Apple cider vinegar reduces diabetes and cardiovascular diseases
HOW TO live longer can be as simple as taking a healthy shot every day. Studies pinpoint the major health benefits of apple cider vinegar with a daily dosing helping to boost your longevity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus latest: Hair loss could be a long-term symptom after a COVID-19 infection
CORONAVIRUS latest: Most people are aware that stress causes hair loss, however a new study reveals a Covid infection could now majorly impact one's hairline. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to clean your tongue
CLEANING our teeth morning and night is second nature, but it is also important not to neglect our tongues as part of our brushing routines. So how do you clean your tongue? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Probiotics supplements can boost immunity and aid digestion - full list of benefits
PROBIOTICS are live microorganisms that can be consumed through fermented foods or supplements, and increasing amounts of research are displaying their benefits. From digestion to exercise, nutritional advisor Kim Plaza details how they could aid your health. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: Increased thirst, hunger and urination among most common signs
DIABETES develops slowly over time, and if you don't know what you're looking out for, it could easily pass you by... destroying the inside of your body, curtailing your health and setting you up for a shorter life. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Doctor shows the world we've all been pronouncing cervical wrong - 'sur-vi-kl'
A DOCTOR might have shattered the long-held preconception on how to pronounce cervical - in reference to a cervical smear test women over a certain age are encouraged to get. In her own words, Dr Nighat Arif said "sur-vi-kl". (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Three supplements linked to a longer lifespan - what to take
LONGEVITY hinges on healthy lifestyle decisions, many of which are supported through robust research. A body of evidence has alighted upon three supplements that may boost your longevity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid vaccine side effects: Chills more likely if previously infected with coronavirus
THE CORONAVIRUS jab, specifically the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine, is nearly twice as likely to cause whole body after effects in those previously infected with coronavirus - many of whom could have been totally unaware. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for weight loss: Fibre and Rosehip have shown impressive results
BEST supplements for weight loss: For losing the pounds, eating less and moving more is always the best bet however occasionally taking certain supplements could help accelerate the process. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stomach bloating: How to know the difference between a simple bloat or coeliac disease
STOMACH bloating is not just a nuisance - it can negatively impact one's life. If you suffer from bloating alongside other symptoms it could signal coeliac disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus vaccine side effects: The seven most common adverse reactions
THE VACCINATION effort is accelerating across the UK, with broad swathes of the population now jabbed. Trials of the two main vaccines currently deployed reveal the most common adverse reactions to expect. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Garlic and ginger can reduce cancer risk to boost longevity
HOW TO live longer: Delicious and healthy meals are the key to a long and disease-free life. By adding certain herbs, a meal will not only enjoy a boost of flavour but can also add a multitude of health gains including extending one's lifespan. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to prevent shin splints when running - 4 tips from a physiotherapist
SHIN SPLINTS are a type of pain caused by exercise. Here's how to prevent shin splints when running, according to a physiotherapist. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of visceral fat: Regular cycling helps to burn calories and shed belly fat
HOW TO get rid of visceral fat: With Spring in the air and lockdowns set to ease, now is the time to shed the unwanted fat. In particular, belly fat should be eliminated due to possible health risks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Self smear test kit: Can you order a 'DIY' at home smear test kit on the NHS?
SMEAR TESTS are essential and potentially life-saving medical screenings for all women over 25, and now you might be able to do your own smear test at home. Can you order your own DIY smear test on the NHS? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Statins side effects: High doses of the drug could affect a person’s sense of taste
STATINS side effects: Millions of people around the world have been prescribed statins. The drug is said to be extremely effective in helping to treat cardiovascular and cholesterol issues however, as with most things, there are side effects which should be noted including a change in your sense of taste. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis: Best exercise to lower your risk of developing the progressive condition
ARTHRITIS, and in particular, osteoarthritis is not an inevitable part of ageing. It is possible to reduce your risk of developing the disease, but how? It begins with leading a healthy lifestyle. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: Do you have charcot foot? Warning sign of high blood sugar
THE SYMPTOMS of type 2 diabetes are a result of consistently high blood sugar levels. Among the most damaging effects is charcot foot - what is it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Folic acid deficiency: Feeling faint may be a sign you’re not eating enough greens
FOLIC acid is crucial in the development of new cells, including red blood cells within the body. The vitamin continuously needs to be topped up through a healthy and varied diet, which is easier said than done. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lung cancer symptoms: The simple finger test to find out if you’re at risk of the disease
LUNG cancer isn't reserved for older smokers, anyone can develop the deadly condition - and it's the most common cause of cancer death for both genders. Thankfully, an early diagnosis can make a big difference. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news