Coronavirus symptoms: Seven signs you have 'long Covid' - what to look for
CORONAVIRUS symptoms fall into different categories and one category that has stoked concern is long Covid. The term has gained increasing recognition as the persistent effects of the virus have come to light - here are seven signs you have it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Tooth abscess symptoms: What is a dental abscess, how do you fix it?
Tooth abscesses can be extremely painful. What is a dental abscess and how do you fix it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of a cold quick: Doctor’s three tips for eradicating illness fast
COLD season is upon us, and cold symptoms such as long-drawn-out coughs and runny noses are an unwelcome surprise. But GP and medical broadcaster Dr Sarah Jarvis has shared three expert tips for eradicating illness quickly. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Matt Hancock says coronavirus 'back under control' thanks to nation 'pulling together'
MATT Hancock has declared coronavirus "back under control" thanks to the nation pulling together. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Hair loss treatment: Green tea could prevent balding and support hair growth
HAIR loss isn't usually anything to be worried about - we lose between 50 and 100 hairs a day, usually without noticing. But for those worried about losing their hair, green tea may hold some potential hair benefits. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Dementia breakthrough: 'Game-changer' blood test launched to predict Alzheimer's
A BLOOD test has been developed which could be a "game-changer" in efforts to predict whether a person will develop dementia. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Covid symptoms update: A dry nose could be one of the earliest signs of coronavirus
COVID-19 most commonly causes a high temperature, a new, continuous cough, and a loss or change to sense of smell or taste. But the list of symptoms doesn't end there. A doctor has now claimed a dry, crust nose can be one of the earliest signs of the virus. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Coronavirus may enter the brain through the nose - the neurological symptoms to look for
CORONAVIRUS neurological symptoms have long confounded researchers but a new study offers an explanation. The key insight is that the viral infection enters the brain via the nose, suggests the research. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Is your mouth moist or dry when you wake up? Your answer may signal you have sleep apnoea
OBSTRUCTIVE sleep apnoea is a common sleep disturbance that can be detrimental your health in the long-term. One telltale sign you have obstructive sleep apnoea is waking up with a dry mouth. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Rheumatoid arthritis: Thunder god vine is comparable to drug treatments, research suggests
RHEUMATOID arthritis can be excruciating but you do not have to accept it as your lot. Thunder god vine supplementation has been proven to rival a standard rheumatoid arthritis drug in its ability to alleviate symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Hair loss treatment: Horsetail extract has been linked to hair growth - what is it?
HAIR loss treatments usually aim to harness the properties of natural products to block hair loss mechanisms. Some scientific studies hint at the promise of horsetail extract to promote hair growth. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Russell Watson health: 'I was lucky to survive' - I'm A Celeb star explains symptoms
RUSSELL WATSON headed into the I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! castle earlier this month on ITV. The opera singer has previously explained that he's "lucky to survive" having two brain tumour diagnoses. What are the symptoms and signs of a brain tumour that you should know about? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High blood pressure: How much do you sleep? The amount you need to lower your reading
HIGH blood pressure can be easily reversed by making healthy lifestyle changes. Sleep plays a key role but how many hours do you need to log a night to reap the benefits? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Covid test: Can you get a Covid test without symptoms? Who is eligible?
CORONAVIRUS tests have been widely available to people exhibiting coronavirus symptoms mainly, but can you get a Covid test without symptoms? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Dementia: Pioneering new test may help to determine dementia risk, finds new study
DEMENTIA research aims to uncover the risk factors that underpin progressive brain decline. A new study suggests blood-based markers may help to spot dementia risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Inflamed gums: What is a dental abscess, how do you fix it?
GUM pain could be caused by a number of things, including abscess. What is a dental abscess and how do you fix it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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How to live longer: Lifting weights for less than an hour a week could boost longevity
LONG life expectancy can be achieved through healthy eating and regular exercise - but what's the best type of exercise for adding years onto your life expectancy? One study suggested lifting weights could reduce your risk for a heart attack. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Bowel cancer symptoms: Five common signs of the deadly disease that may develop first
BOWEL cancer symptoms aren't usually apparent in the early stages of the disease, which is why spotting the first signs is incredibly important - early diagnosis means more successful treatment. Here are five common symptoms that may develop first. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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New long-Covid symptom: Coronavirus may cause sufferers’ teeth to fall out, say dentists
SOME COVID-19 sufferers continue to experience symptoms long after the virus is out of their system, something which has now been recognised as long-Covid. Fatigue and shortness of breath are among the most commonly reported long-term symptoms, but a new report suggests gum disease could also follow the infection. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High blood pressure: Hibiscus tea, pomegranate juice and kombucha to lower reading
HIGH blood pressure is a dangerous condition and the choices one makes will either help or hinder the condition. Consuming hibiscus tea, pomegranate juice or kombucha can help. How? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Back pain: Grapes contain an anti-inflammatory which helps to reduce pain
BACK pain can happen at any time and will negatively affect a person's life sometimes even detrimentally. Studies and experts advise eating a diet rich in anti-inflammatory foods including grapes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Heart attack: Excessive yawning is a peculiar symptom to look out for
HEART attack is a serious medical emergency which sadly can often be fatal. It can be avoided by noticing the small warning signs including excessive yawning. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Best supplements: Zinc supplementation could help reduce a cold, diarrhoea and diabetes
BEST supplements: Zinc is a trace element that is necessary for a healthy immune system. Studies suggest supplementation with zinc can help with colds, diarrhoea and diabetes risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Type 2 diabetes: Are your nails yellow? Unusual signs of diabetes on your hands and feet
TYPE 2 diabetes is a condition which has taken over the world. To help treat it, early management is vital. Your nails can hold many clues to your health including an early warning of type 2 diabetes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Covid update: What reduces risk of catching the virus? Antibodies, immune defenders & more
COVID update: Having an immune defender known as B cells or a previous infection with a seasonal coronavirus could reduce a person's risk from an infection of COVID-19, according to studies. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Low self-esteem can decrease your sex drive - tips for building self-confidence
A LOW libido is determined by a loss of interest in sexual activity. Although this natural inclination towards intercourse can ebb and flow, a sustained disinterest in the subject could be a result of poor self-esteem. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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How to get rid of visceral fat: Aerobic exercises you can do indoors
HOW TO get rid of visceral fat: The best way to trim down belly fat is to get moving. Aerobic exercise, specifically, is recommended by health experts to flatten a round tummy and increase your lifespan. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Jamie Laing health: Strictly star has irritable bowel syndrome - IBS symptoms
JAMIE LAING impressed the judges on Strictly Come Dancing with his footwork. Hoping to win the Glitterball trophy, the star underwent a "four month course" to treat irritable bowel syndrome . (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Bowel cancer symptoms: Polyps can develop into the deadly disease - what are they?
BOWEL cancer is the second biggest cancer killer in the UK; the deadly disease predominately affects people over the age of 50. However, early detection can lead to successful treatment and cure. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Two thousand pancreatic cancer patients die in lockdown
UP to 2,000 patients died after the cancellation of pancreatic cancer surgery during the Spring lockdown, a charity reveals. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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How to live longer: The amount of tea you should drink a day to reduce your dementia risk
HOW TO live longer: Tea drinking has been linked to numerous health benefits - all of which can help prolong life. A report conducted by the Tea Advisory Panel detail their findings. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Could your thinning hair be due to a vitamin D deficiency? Study indicates a link
: VITAMIN D deficiency is a major reality for most when the summer months are long behind us. As a result of this, a number of unusual health conditions may ensue. Is there a link to your thinning hair and having a vitamin D deficiency? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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How to get rid of visceral fat: Low-carb diet with more soluble fibre helps to burn fat
HOW TO get rid of visceral fat will most often come down to what you are putting in your mouth. Many diets claim to be the latest and greatest with incredible results. When it comes to the most reputable way to eat, turning to science is key and according to numerous studies to help get rid of your visceral fat, following a low-carb diet with more soluble fibre will help. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Have you been experiencing cold feet? The lesser-known warning sign of high cholesterol
HIGH cholesterol is an unusual condition in that the symptoms can be so unrelated that many turn a blind eye to them. However, this could impact a person's health detrimentally putting them at risk of serious diseases. Having cold feet could be one of those unusual warning signs not to be ignored. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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JJ Chalmers health: ‘More pain than I’ve ever experienced’ Strictly star on his injuries
JJ CHALMERS health: Army hero, Chalmers has sashayed and waltzed his way into the nations heart appearing in Strictly Come Dancing 2020. Some viewers may have noticed his slight disability. What injuries did Chalmers sustain? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Hair loss treatment: Rosemary oil has shown promising results in treating alopecia
HAIR loss treatment: Rosemary oil could be your answer in helping to increase hair growth after numerous promising studies declaring the oil to be just as effective as minoxidil. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Coronavirus symptoms: Day-to-day breakdown of how virus develops including symptoms
CORONAVIRUS symptoms: The virus can affect people in a number of different ways, with some not even realising they have been infected, and others requiring hospitalisation. Medical staff were able to provide a day-by-day account of how the virus progresses in order for others to have better clarity regarding a COVID-19 infection. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Back pain treatment: Trigger point myotherapy can relax tight muscles - what is it?
BACK PAIN relief can be achieved with the use of other body parts. Trigger point myotherapy is widely recognised as one of the most effective treatments for lower back pain. What is it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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How to sleep: Signs of bruxism and what you can do about it
HOW TO sleep: Do you find yourself waking up with a painful jaw and perhaps a headache? If so, these could be warning signs of teeth grinding . How can you stop this involuntary motion during the night? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Stomach ulcer symptoms: Belching could be a sign of an open sore in your belly
A STOMACH ulcer is an open sore known as a gastric ulcer. The main culprit for this condition is the bacterium Helicobacter pylori , but it's not the only cause. What are the signs of infection? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Type 2 diabetes: Diabetics move up the priority list for COVID jab - superseding over-65s
TYPE 2 DIABETICS are considered "clinically vulnerable" to a serious infection from coronavirus. As the roll-out of vaccinations nears, diabetics have moved higher up on the priority list. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Coronavirus: Hospital admissions have ‘one in four chance of dying’ in Wolverhampton
CORONAVIRUS kills; that's the sad reality. As national lockdown is soon to be lifted, and stricter tiers are to be reinstated, people are still at risk of losing their lives. How can you protect your loved ones this winter? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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FREE Vitamin D to be given to nearly 3 million vulnerable people to battle Covid
THE GOVERNMENT will hand out free Vitamin D supplement to nearly three million vulnerable people across the UK in a bid to stop a coronavirus winter surge in NHS hospitals. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Vitamin D: At risk groups to get free Vitamin D - are you eligible?
VITAMIN D is essential for regulating the amount of calcium and phosphate in the body. Now a new Government initiative will see at-risk groups given a winter supply of Vitamin D. But are you eligible? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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How to live longer: 'Green' Mediterranean diet could boost your life expectancy
HOW TO live longer: The secret to long life expectancy is largely down to diet. But this doesn't mean depriving yourself of delicious foods. In fact, the 'green' Mediterranean diet packs a punch for the taste buds and is said to boost heart health, lower cholesterol, as well as boost longevity. How? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Skin cancer: Is your mole cancerous? An expert shares what to look out for
SKIN cancer can be notoriously hard to detect as it's "frequently not itchy nor painful", shares Dr Hiba Injibar. Speaking to the Express, the dermatologist reveals how to check your own skin and moles at home. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Who will get coronavirus vaccine first? Full list
CORONAVIRUS VACCINES have seen a wealth of breakthroughs in recent weeks, giving hope worldwide to bid farewell to the dangers of the virus. But who will get coronavirus vaccine first? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

BMI calculation: What is a healthy BMI? How do you work out your BMI?
BMI, which stands for Body Mass Index, is a way to find out if your weight is healthy for your height. What is a healthy BMI, and how do you work out your BMI? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High blood pressure: Canola oil is low in saturated fats to reduce risks of hypertension
HIGH blood pressure can become a major health issue if care is not taken. Diet and exercise are key and when it comes to cooking meals, one particular oil proves best. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eye cancer: Shadows, flashes of light, or wiggly lines in your vision could be early signs
EYE cancer is a general term that includes different cancer types with different parts of the eye. Knowing the early signs of the disease will allow for earlier treatment. What to look out for? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news