Diabetes type 2: Five warning signs in the morning your blood sugar levels are too high
DIABETES type 2 is a complicated condition and as such a person suffering may be unaware of how their blood sugar levels can alter throughout the day. The morning time is the most crucial point for a diabetic to ensure their blood sugars are healthy as the dawn phenomenon could have an impact on their body throughout the day. What are the five main symptoms indicating your blood sugars are too high in the morning? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blepharitis: Three signs you could have the same condition as The Chase host Bradley Walsh
BLEPHARITIS commonly occurs when tiny oil glands near the base of the eyelashes become clogged. In serious cases it could mean surgery but what are the early warning signs to look out for to help prevent the condition from becoming worse? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Delta variant symptoms: Expert outlines Delta variant symptoms in vaccinated people
THE third wave of Covid has started dying down in the UK, where cases have dropped sharply from a peak of roughly 40,000 to just above 20,000 in a matter of days. Vaccinated people can still contract the virus, however, and may experience varying symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pfizer and AstraZeneca Covid vaccine antibody count start to wane after six weeks - study
AN ANTIBODY is a protein produced by the body's immune system when it detects a harmful virus. Some studies have suggested vaccines that trigger fewer antibodies are less effective at protecting against COVID-19. Researchers have found that only six weeks after complete vaccination with Pfizer and AstraZeneca shots, antibody levels start to wane. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study finds new serious side effect to eating ultra-processed foods
HEALTH experts have consistently warned against eating highly processed foods. They often consist of unrecognisable ingredients, including chemicals, colouring, sweeteners and preservatives. A new study has linked these foods to one serious gastrointestinal condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A major piece of the long Covid puzzle may have been discovered - breakthrough study
LONG Covid remains a puzzling phenomenon and one that urgently needs to be cracked to improve the lives of potentially millions. New research provides a vital clue in our understanding of what causes long Covid. If confirmed, it could open a treatment pathway for the debilitating condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Global dementia cases forecast to triple by 2050 - the main symptoms to look out for
THERE are believed to be over 850,000 people living with dementia in the UK today. Symptoms include memory loss, difficulties with thinking and language. Health experts are now calling for global action as dementia cases are predicted to nearly triple by 2050. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Chris Packham health latest: Star recalls living with Asperger's syndrome as a child
CHRIS PACKHAM, 60, is a naturalist best known for presenting the BBC nature series Springwatch. The TV naturalist took a leisurely stroll through the Hampshire countryside with a hand-held camera for BBC Two's The Walk That Made Me. Going back to his childhood haunt evoked many memories, including living with undiagnosed Asperger's syndrome. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Dementia: New study suggests a flavonoid-rich diet may reduce your risk - foods to eat
DEMENTIA rates are set to rocket over the coming decades but research into the ways to slow down and stave off brain decline are coming thick and fast. A new study suggests a flavonoid-rich diet can protect against memory loss - a key symptom of dementia. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Alzheimer's breakthrough as major finding makes it possible to calculate risk
ALZHEIMER'S disease - the most common cause of dementia in the UK - is on the rise due to people living longer than ever before. A major new finding suggests it is possible to calculate the risk of the brain decline based on certain genetic predispositions - how at risk are you? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Third shot of Pfizer Covid vaccine 'strongly' enhances protection against Delta variant
THE DELTA variant is still running rampant across the UK, raising the spectre of a booster shot campaign ahead of winter. New data published by Pfizer makes the case even stronger. The pharmaceutical giant has found getting a third dose of its vaccine can enhance protection against the Delta variant. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Antibodies only one piece of the puzzle when it comes to Covid immunity, says study
RESEARCH has suggested that vaccines, including the Johnson and Johnson jab, are less effective against the Delta variant of COVID-19 because they trigger fewer antibodies. However, a new study has found antibody measurements may only be the tip of the iceberg when it comes to immunity against the virus. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High cholesterol symptoms: The subtle 'ocular sign' in your eye indicating high levels
HIGH cholesterol is a prerequisite for a heart attack or stroke, as the fatty material clogs the blood vessels - the supply network for oxygenated blood. What's an easy way to tell if you you're at risk? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Arthritis diet: Vegetables could trigger painful joint symptoms – possible offenders
ARTHRITIS is an inflammatory condition that causes pain, stiffness and swelling in various joints throughout the body. A healthy diet is touted as a key preventative measure for further health complications. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Vitamin B12 supplements: Seven warning signs of toxicity - you've taken too much
VITAMIN B12 deficiency is really common in older people, which can lead to debilitating symptoms such as cognitive decline and nerve damage. In order to prevent such an outcome, supplementation is routine. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Heart attack: Powerful plant shown to be effective in keeping the heart healthy
HEART attack and heart failure are both forms of heart disease. They have some common causes. Likewise, they can both be prevented with a plant which has been used for centuries in Chinese medicine to keep the heart in tip-top condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: A surprising type of fat associated with a lower risk of stroke
NOT ALL fat is bad for you; in fact, a specific type of dietary fat could help you live longer. That's right - eating fat could actually be good for you. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack symptoms: Five 'unusual' signs of heart disease on the skin - common symptoms
HEART attack symptoms usually include severe chest pain, difficulty breathing, and even feeling sick. But you could also be at risk of a deadly myocardial infarction and heart disease if you develop some tell-tale signs on your skin. These are the five "unusual" symptoms to watch out for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Why you SHOULDN’T sleep with a fan on - the 6 important reasons
SLEEPING with a fan is deemed essential when it's hot in the UK, but it could be bad for your health. Here's why you SHOULDN'T sleep with a fan on. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to lose visceral fat: How many steps you must walk daily to reduce belly fat build-up
VISCERAL fat, also known as belly fat, poses grave health risks because it neighbours vital organs in the body. Exercise offers a robust defence against visceral fat accumulation. According to research, there is an optimal amount of steps you must walk a day to keep visceral fat at bay. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: GP helps over 100 patients reverse diabetes - key dietary tips
TYPE 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes worldwide, and diet is recognised as an essential part of treatment. But uncertainty remains about which diet best suits the condition, with previous studies reporting mixed results. But one doctor claims a large number of his patients have gone into remission after making one simple change to their diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Statins side effects: Two fruits that can be a ‘dangerous mix’ if you’re taking statins
THE BENEFITS of taking statins overwhelmingly outweigh the risks posed by potential side effects, research suggests. Yet, the cholesterol-lowering drugs can interact with certain foods, making side effects more likely. According to the American Heart Association , two fruits can be a "dangerous mix" if you're taking statins. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why are Covid cases falling but deaths rising?
THE latest Covid wave seems to have stalled in the UK, where figures show cases dropping gradually, but deaths have slowly increased. Why are Covid deaths rising? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children of obese mothers at risk of developing schizophrenia and drug addiction - study
MORE than half of all UK adults are classed as being overweight or obese - that's over 35 million people. In past years, this has become more common among pregnant women, with a prevalence of up to 25 percent in Europe. A study has now found that maternal weight during the pregnancy can have long-term repercussions on the health of the unborn baby, with extreme cases resulting in drug addiction and schizophrenia. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mild kidney disease linked to risk of developing and dying from cancer - symptoms to spot
MILD kidney disease may currently affect up to a third of the population. Symptoms of the condition include urinary tract infections, itchy skin, and swelling of the legs. Researchers have now linked the disease to a heightened risk of developing and dying from cancer. But doctors remain optimistic the study will help improve outcomes for patients. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High cholesterol symptoms: The major warning sign ‘around your eyes’ - doctor's advice
CHOLESTEROL is a fatty substance that can clog up your arteries if you have too much of it circulating in your body. Although the condition is typically characterised by an absence of symptoms, a warning sign can show up "around your eyes", according to a consultant cardiologist. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to boost hair growth: The 4 best natural remedies to treat hair loss
HAIR LOSS can be distressing it can majorly knock your confidence, here are some easy natural treatments that could prevent your hairline from receding. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Healthy' supplements are causing a rise in liver injuries - what to avoid
ACCORDING to new research, cases of severe liver injury linked to products claiming to promote muscle growth or weight loss are rising, with some severe cases leading to patients requiring liver transplants. Scientists are probing why some supplements may be doing more harm than good. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dr Mark on mosquito bites: How hydrocortisone cream can immediately stop the itching
MOSQUITO bites could be on the rise due to the UK finally basking in some well-needed sunshine. What are the best methods to help treat an itchy bite? Dr Mark Porter revealed all on This Morning. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Acne diet: The 3 foods to avoid for clear skin
ACNE is mainly caused by hormonal changes and genetics, but diet often plays a role in the severity of the condition. Here are three foods to avoid for clear skin. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes symptoms: The 'unusual' sexual symptom of type 2 diabetes and high blood sugar
DIABETES symptoms often go unnoticed for long periods of time, but usually include fatigue, passing more urine than normal, and feeling very thirsty. But there's also an "unusual" sexual symptom of high blood sugar you should be aware of. Are you at risk of type 2 diabetes? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tennis injuries: The top 5 tennis injuries and how to prevent them
TENNIS injuries are common, whether you're a pro or a newbie. Here are the top five tennis injuries, how to prevent them and how to treat them. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dementia warning: Too much coffee linked to condition - how much should you be drinking?
DEMENTIA involves a complex brain change which often happen unknowingly to the sufferer. Coffee consumption may impact these brain changes and increase a person's risk. How? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of visceral fat: Stress hormone cortisol may increase the harmful belly fat
VISCERAL fat can be caused by a number of factors. A person's diet is a major determining factor in how much visceral fat a person may have. However, stress can be just as important as one's diet. Why? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diet myths: 5 common beliefs about nutrition that are FALSE
MAKING smart dietary choices is the key to maintaining a healthy lifestyle, but it's hard to know what to eat when there are so many myths around. Here are five common beliefs about nutrition that are FALSE. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New test can detect your immunity to COVID-19 post-vaccination - how protected are you?
BROAD swathes of the UK population have now received two doses of a coronavirus vaccine and cases appear to be falling. Despite the positive signs, the vaccine can still breach the immune system's defences. A new test launched today can detect your level of antibodies post-vaccination - a development that could have important implications for keeping the threat at bay. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Contraceptive pill can now be bought over the counter from today - where you can buy it
CONTRACEPTIVE pills can be bought over the counter in pharmacies for the first time in the UK today. The change has been made possible due to a reclassification of two progestogen-only pills, widely known as the "mini pill" - what are they and where can I purchase them? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jeff Hordley health: Wife Zoe Henry opens up about soap star's lifelong health condition
JEFF HORDLEY, 51, is instantly recognisable as Cain Dingle in the ITV soap opera Emmerdale, but he has also made a name for himself as an ardent campaigner for Crohn's disease - a condition he has lived with for decades. A couple of years back, the soap star's wife Zoe Henry, 47, shed further light on his chronic condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid vaccine: Mixing AstraZeneca and Pfizer shots boosts Covid antibody levels six times
SEVERAL ongoing studies have investigated the effects of mixing COVID-19 vaccines. Many of them have suggested that mixing shots leads to a strong immune response and sometimes outperforms two doses of the same vaccine. According to new research, mixing a shot of AstraZeneca with a shot of Pfizer can increase neutralising antibody levels sixfold. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Danny Miller health: Emmerdale star on his health battle - 'I couldn’t have got through'
DANNY MILLER, 30, is best known for being part of the mischievous Dingle family in ITV's Emmerdale. The soap star bravely opened up about his struggles during the first lockdown and shone a light on how he got through that testing time. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid vaccine: Women report unexpected symptom after receiving Pfizer jab
THE UNPRECEDENTED vaccine rollout has generated many insights about how the jabs affect the body. According to the journal of Science Immunology, there are some side effects commonly reported after the second dose of the Pfizer vaccine. But women around the world have recently taken to social media to discuss a new unexpected side effect of the jab. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for fatigue - best ways to stop tiredness
FATIGUE is a common symptom of a number of conditions. What are the best supplements for fatigue? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Delta variant cases in US could follow UK pattern - ‘UK is turning the corner’
THE DELTA-DRIVEN Covid spike in the U.S could peak in three weeks, following the UK pattern, according the Dr. Scott Gottlieb (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High cholesterol: The simple cooking mistake that could be causing your levels to rise
HIGH cholesterol can be altered by choosing to follow a diet rich in unsaturated fats, fruits and vegetables. Choosing to cook your own meals is another way to keep levels healthy particularly if you avoid a certain mistake. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Do YOU have a tilted uterus? The 7 symptoms of a retroverted uterus
TILTED uterus sounds scary, but it's a condition that normally doesn't cause any serious problems. Do YOU have a tilted uterus? Here are the seven symptoms that are indicative of a retroverted uterus. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating potatoes can increase your risk of three serious health conditions - hidden risks
POTATOES are a mealtime staple but the vegetable can present hidden health risks if consumed too often. According to Harvard Health, overloading your diet with potatoes can raise your risk of three serious health conditions. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: The best type of reading to gain 'a survival advantage'
PRESTIGIOUS research from Yale University of Public Health suggests that reading could add years to your life. However, certain publications could be more beneficial than others. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Multiple sclerosis warning signs: What are the symptoms of MS? 10 early signs of MS
MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS is a devastating disease which can massively impact quality of life for sufferers, but what are the warning signs for this debilitating condition? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to stop feeling sick - 6 hacks for stopping nausea
FEELING SICK can be debilitating, and can be down to a range of things, from pregnancy to illness, PMS to the side effects of medication. But how can you stop feeling sick? Here are six hacks for stopping nausea. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack symptoms: The subtle warning sign on your lips that indicates a heart attack
A HEART attack is a life-threatening emergency whereby supply of blood to part of the heart is suddenly blocked, usually by a blood clot. Responding promptly to symptoms can be the difference between life and death. A lesser-known warning sign can surface on your lips. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news