Type 1 diabetes patients face 'shorter life expentancy' if diagnosed as children
TYPE 1 diabetes patients who are diagnosed at a young age have a greater risk of heart problems and shorter life expectancy when compared to those with a diagnosis which comes later in life, a study has found. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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West Nile Virus symptoms: What is West Nile Virus? Is it more deadly than Ebola?
HEATWAVE conditions around Europe have led to some devastating effects as wildfires grip certain regions, but a disease named West Nile Virus has also rolled in. What is West Nile Virus and is it more deadly than Ebola? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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New dads 'get baby blues too'
MEN who have just become fathers should be screened for the baby blues, according to research. A study showed that postnatal depression is just as prevalent among new fathers as new mothers. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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CBD UK: What are the benefits? Capsules could help you get a better night’s sleep
CBD has shot up in popularity over the last year with a range of different products now available on UK high streets. But what are the benefits? Experts say it can relieve joint pain and help anxiety, as well as help with a better night ’s sleep. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Moderate salt intake ‘not a risk to health’
EATING salt in moderation is not a risk to health, scientists say. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Diabetes type 2 symptoms - six of the most common signs of high blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 symptoms can be difficult to spot, and some people may have high blood sugar without even knowing it. These are the most common signs of diabetes you should be aware of, including weight loss and going to the toilet more often than normal. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Parkinson’s disease - the 99p snack you should eat everyday to boost brain health
PARKINSON ’S disease symptoms develop gradually over a period of time, and it’s caused by nerve damage in the brain. Adding this snack to your diet every day could improve brain health, and reduce signs of the neurodegenerative condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Lung cancer warning - why you should never ignore this symptom on your skin
LUNG cancer symptoms include a persistent cough, unexplained weight loss, or constantly feeling short of breath. But you could also be at risk of a lung tumour if you have this strange skin sign. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Vitamin B12 deficiency warning - have you ever felt this in your feet? Signs revealed
VITAMIN B12 deficiency symptoms include feeling tired, a sore tongue, and a decline in mental abilities. But you could also be at risk of the condition if you have this strange feeling in your feet. These are the signs you need more B12 foods in your diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High blood pressure: This is how much water you should drink to avoid hypertension signs
HIGH blood pressure risk could be lowered by making some diet or lifestyle changes. Drinking water is an easy way to lower the chances of hypertension symptoms, but how many glasses should you have every day? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Losing my home at 17 made me a survivor
AS SHE watched everything she owned go up in flames Emily Thomas felt numb. The fire raged quickly through the Thames barge that she shared with her father, sister, two brothers and two cats, destroying all in its path. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Proof a little exercise can boost your mental health
PEOPLE with mental health problems could be prescribed exercise regimes to help, researchers say. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Soya helps fight bone problems
BRITTLE bone disease can be staved off by adding soya to your diet, scientists have found. Foods tofu, tempeh, edamame, soya sauce and soya milk are rich in compounds that mimic the effect of oestrogen. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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The figure disbelieving doctors put on the drink claims of fibbing patients
SCEPTICAL family doctors double the amount of alcohol they think patients drink when they ask them about how much they consume. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High blood pressure - eat more of these seven foods to slash hypertension risk
HIGH blood pressure risk could be lowered by making some diet or lifestyle changes. Eat more of these seven foods to slash your risk of developing hypertension signs or symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Vitamin D deficiency warning - why you should never ignore this painful symptom
VITAMIN D deficiency symptoms include tiredness, muscle weakness and hair loss. You could be at risk of the condition, and may need more of the ‘sunshine’ supplement or vitamin D-rich foods in your diet, if you have this painful sign, it’s been claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Penile cancer warning - does your penis look like this? Signs and symptoms revealed
CANCER symptoms vary depending on which part of the body is affected by a tumour. For penile cancer, the penis may change in colour or have unexplained growths. Speak to a doctor if your penis looks like this. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High blood pressure - do you feel this on the back of your neck? Symptoms of hypertension
HIGH blood pressure symptoms include chest pain, severe headaches and feeling sick. But you could also be at risk of hypertension if you have this sign on the back of your neck - are you at risk? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Diabetes type 2 warning - why you should never ignore this ‘unrelenting’ skin symptom
DIABETES type 2 symptoms include unexplained weight loss, extreme tiredness, and passing more urine than normal. But this “unrelenting” skin symptom could also be a warning sign of the high blood sugar condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Prostate cancer revolution
A REVOLUTIONARY new prostate cancer treatment that drastically cuts radiotherapy sessions was revealed yesterday. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Back pain warning - why you should avoid this morning drink with your breakfast
BACK pain could be prevented by making some diet or exercise changes, as well as changing your sleep position. Avoid drinking this hot beverage with your breakfast, or risk lower back pain symptoms, it ’s been claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Stomach bloating - avoid these seven foods or risk painful trapped wind
STOMACH bloating can be caused by adding certain foods to your diet, or by eating too much in one go. But you could lower your risk of trapped wind pain or a swollen belly by eating more of these seven foods. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Rheumatoid arthritis - eat more of this 60p snack to reduce signs of joint pain
RHEUMATOID arthritis pain could be reduced by making some diet or lifestyle changes. Eating more of this cheap snack could help to get rid of joint pain and inflammation. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Dementia diagnosis could be made earlier if use of robots in GP surgeries becomes the norm
USING artificial intelligence to examine GPs' patient notes could identify dementia cases years earlier than at present, research suggests. Early possible signs of dementia - ranging from missing GP appointments to high blood pressure - are likely to be recorded in existing patient records. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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IBS symptoms - why you should be eating more INSECTS to avoid stomach pain
IBS symptoms include bloating, diarrhoea, constipation and stomach pain. Patients could lower the risk of painful irritable bowel syndrome signs by adding these insects to their diet, scientists have claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Bloating: What to steer clear of at breakfast for a flatter stomach the rest of the day
BLOATING is usually triggered by certain foods in your diet. People that regularly experience a bloated stomach are often advised to up their fibre intake, but too much fibre can make symptoms worse. Popular foods you eat for breakfast that contain fibre could be sabotaging your chances of a flatter stomach. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Fawlty success 'due to mental health demons of John Cleese'
THE brilliance of John Cleese as hapless hotelier Basil Fawlty may have been sparked by his mental health battles at the time, says top actor Mark Gatiss. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High cholesterol symptoms: A grey ring in your eye can indicate condition warns Dr Chris
HIGH cholesterol has no direct symptoms, but one way of telling if you have the condition is to look into your eyes. Archus senilis is a condition that can develop from cholesterol deposits, and Dr Chris Steele warned on This Morning having a white or grey ring in your eye can indicate this. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Dementia UK director slams 'fractured' care system - 'the government has SO much to do'
DEMENTIA care needs to be a priority and government has “so much to do” to create a dementia-tolerant society, Dementia UK Director of Clinical Services Paul Edwards told Express.co.uk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High blood pressure: Follow the DASH diet to lower your reading and keep symptoms at bay
HIGH blood pressure rarely has noticeable symptoms, but left untreated, it can lead to potentially fatal complications. Some simple lifestyle changes can both prevent and control the condition, in particular being wary of what you eat. Following the DASH diet is recommended by experts to help lower your reading. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Ultimate high-tech kit to keep you fit
We reveal the best new gadgets for staying in shape through the summer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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The 'Miss' who missed her own ADHD
AS THE mother of 13-year-old twins with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder , assistant head teacher Carolyn Lawler is uniquely qualified to support families when a child at her school is diagnosed with the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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My mind was racing - I was in the middle of a nervous breakdown
DENISE Welch was sitting at an idyllic beachside caf é in Grenada in January when her latest bout of depression took hold. "I felt it starting and within 30 seconds I wasn't well. The colour began to drain from my life," recalls actress and author Denise, 60, who has battled clinical depression for nearly three decades. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Diabetes type 2 symptoms: Going to the toilet a lot at this time of day is a key indicator
DIABETES type 2 symptoms can easily go unnoticed, but it ’s important to recognise all the signs as complications, such as kidney problems, can arise. One indicator is going to the toilet a lot, particularly at a certain time in the day. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Skin cancer symptoms: Signs of melanoma and non-melanoma - are you at risk?
SKIN cancer symptoms are most commonly associated with moles on the skin. But this is only a sign of melanoma - non-melanoma skin cancer has a very different appearance. Are you at risk of either type? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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‘Remain vigilant!’ Deadly Rift Valley Fever could cause health emergency - virus symptoms
RIFT valley fever is a deadly virus that can be transmitted to humans from animals, and symptoms include fever, headaches and joint pain. The viral infection, which is passed on by mosquitoes, is currently in Africa, but a health expert has exclusively told Express.co.uk that Rift Valley Fever could reach the UK. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Breast cancer: Simple blood test could identify women at risk of deadliest tumours
A SIMPLE blood test could identify women at risk of developing the deadliest breast tumours, according to new research. Scientists have discovered more than half a dozen genes that trigger 'triple-negative' cases - the most aggressive form that is hardest to treat. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Sleep - the trick you can do with a household item to help you fall asleep in a heatwave
HOW to sleep: Sleep better by having a good bed time routine, watching your diet, and by avoiding back pain-causing mattresses. If you can ’t sleep during the UK heatwave, you could get a better night’s sleep by swapping your duvet and sheets for this household item. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Back pain warning - avoid this oil when cooking or risk painful lower backache
BACK pain could be prevented by making some diet or exercise changes, as well as swapping your sleep position. Avoid using this oil when you ’re cooking, or risk lower back pain symptoms, it’s been revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Cancer warning: Nine of the most common signs and symptoms of cancer - are you at risk?
CANCER symptoms usually include any unexplained changes to the body, such as weight loss or lumps. But, how are you supposed to know if you ’re at risk of the deadly disease? These are the most common signs of cancer. Speak to a doctor if you have any of these symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Best supplements for stomach pain: 30p a day capsules could relieve constipation
SUPPLEMENTS could be used to prevent some stomach pain conditions, including the symptoms of constipation, bloating and Irritable Bowel Syndrome . Adding these cheap capsules to your diet every day could lower the risk of the painful signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Heart attack warning - the one symptom you should never ignore on your head
HEART attack symptoms can include chest pain, difficulty breathing and excessive sweating. But you could also be at risk of a deadly myocardial infarction if you have this one painful sign on your head. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Stomach bloating: Tummy-friendly bread to eat if you’re sensitive to wheat
STOMACH bloating is a common problem usually triggered by certain foods you eat. If you get a bloated tummy and experience other digestive symptoms when you eat bread, you could be sensitive to wheat. But this doesn ’t mean you have to cut out bread completely. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Stomach bloating: Tummy-friendly breads to eat if you’re sensitive to wheat
STOMACH bloating is a common problem usually triggered by certain foods you eat. If you get a bloated tummy and experience other digestive symptoms when you eat bread, you could be sensitive to wheat. But this doesn ’t mean you have to cut out bread completely. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High blood pressure: Eat less of this food to help lower your reading in weeks
HIGH blood pressure can increase your risk of serious problems like a heart attack or stroke. For this reason, it ’s important to treat the condition by making some simple lifestyle changes. One of the key recommendations is to cut down your salt intake, which could lower your reading in weeks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Diabetes type 2: Make these 11 simple diet changes to prevent and control the condition
DIABETES type 2 is a common condition that causes a person ’s blood sugar level to become too high. It’s important to do what you can to prevent and control the condition, as left untreated, diabetes can lead to chronic complications. Simple diet changes are recommended. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Bowel cancer symptoms: Four signs to look out for when you go to the toilet
BOWEL cancer symptoms are not always easy to spot as they can be mistaken for less serious health conditions. Many of the signs are linked to changes in bowel habit, but there are four things in particular you should check for when you go to the toilet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Best supplements for diabetes: Three of the best capsules to lower blood sugar
SUPPLEMENTS could be used to lower the risk of some diabetes type 2 symptoms, including weight loss, tiredness, and passing more urine than normal. Adding these cheap capsules to your diet could slash the chances of developing the high blood sugar condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Stomach cancer symptoms: Four early signs of the disease you need to know
STOMACH cancer symptoms can be vague and easily mistaken for other less serious conditions. But it ’s important to recognise all the signs as the disease is often advanced by the time of diagnosis. There are four early symptoms of this type of cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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What causes high blood pressure? Doctor reveals eight risk factors you need to know
WHAT causes high blood pressure? In many cases it ’s not clear the exact cause of the condition, but according to Dr Dawn Harper there are several things that can increase your risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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