Cancer: New drug that can ‘double’ life expectancy approved on the NHS
LUNG cancer is one of the four most common cancers in the UK alongside breast, bowel, and prostate cancer. It is also a cancer with one of the lowest survival rates in the UK. However, in a boost to patients, a new drug capable of doubling life expectancy has been approved for use on the NHS. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Hay fever: Five ways you can keep symptoms at bay amid treatment shortage
WITH the arrival of Spring and Summer comes the arrival of warmer days and shorter nights. As well as a return to hotter temperatures, thousands have also been plunged once more into the hay fever season. Express.co.uk recently spoke to expert Marlene Hochstrasser about their top tips for dealing with hay fever. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Wilfrid Brambell: Comedy star died of cancer – symptoms to spot
2022 marks the 110th anniversary of the birth of Steptoe and Son actor Wilfrid Brambell. The actor later died of an unspecified form of cancer. Thirty-seven years after his death, at the age of 72, cancer remains a pernicious foe. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Diabetes: Controlling blood sugar levels quickly ‘significantly’ prevents heart attacks
DIABETES is an increasingly common condition in the UK, one that requires careful management. As with other conditions, diabetes can affect a person's likelihood of experiencing cardiovascular events such as heart attacks. Scientists have now identified one-way diabetics can reduce their risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Hepatitis symptoms in children: Signs to be aware of after sudden rise of cases in the UK
HEPATITIS is a condition that typically affects the liver as a result of a viral infection. Until recently there were seven types of hepatitis. However, scientists have been baffled in recent months by the spread of a new strain that affects children, most of them under the age of five. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Terry Wogan 'said he had bad back' before death - 'I didn't know he was secretly ill'
TERRY WOGAN sadly died in 2016. The much-loved broadcaster, who was the BBC's commentator for more than 30 years of the Eurovision Song Contest, reportedly died following a cancer battle. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Bowel cancer: Deborah James on initial symptoms - ‘I knew there was something wrong'
DAME Deborah James announced this week that she has moved onto end-of-life cancer care. Taking to her social media, she wrote: "We have tried everything, but my body simply isn't playing ball." She has raised millions of pounds to fund clinical trials and research into cancer treatment, and is urging people to be aware of the symptoms of bowel cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Noel Coward health: Iconic film star died from heart attack - tips to prevent condition
NOEL COWARD had a recognisable look: cigarette in hand, and perhaps some of the world's fanciest formal garments. Unfortunately, it might have been this characteristic look that contributed to the star's death. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Sir John Mills gave brilliant how to live longer tip before death at 97
SIR JOHN MILLS died at 97 after a gigantic 50-year acting career that he continued in his 90s. Before his death, he left some nuggets of information about longevity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Hay fever: Professor Linda advises what to do amid antihistamine medication shortage
HIGH-STREET chemists are currently seeing a shortage of some hay fever medicine, caused by an industry-wide shortage of supplies in the UK. Professor Linda Bauld urged people not to panic as there are other options available. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Pancreatic cancer symptoms: The two ‘common’ areas where pain can show up
ALTHOUGH the early stages of pancreatic cancer don't usually trigger warning signs, symptoms can crop up as the condition progresses. There are two "common" areas that could be ringing the alarm bells when it comes to this type of cancer, according to a health organisation. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Eurovision's Netherlands finalist S10 has bipolar disorder & will sing about mental health
THE NETHERLANDS' Eurovision 2022 finalist S10 has struggled with bipolar disorder and often writes her songs about mental health. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Archie Battersbee: Judge backs test to determine if boy is dead - mum claims 'he's there'
ARCHIE BATTERSBEE, 12, who suffered brain damage, should have a test to determine whether he is dead, according to a judge's ruling. His mum, Hollie Dance says she still sees signs of life in her boy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Pollen levels this weekend could be ‘deadly’ for asthma and lung disease patients
PEOPLE with lung conditions are urged to take precautions this weekend as the Met Office predicted a high pollen count. A charity warns that patients with lung problems could face "life-threatening" attacks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Doctor’s surprising sleep advice: Indulge in a cheeseboard before bed
TREATING yourself to a cheeseboard a few hours before bed might give you a better sleep, one sleep expert explained. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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