Covid treatment: Anti fungal drug shown to have impressive results in killing COVID-19
COVID treatment has been the centre of many studies with one pointing to the use of an anti fungal drug and its ability to reduce virus yield, potentially killing off the virus. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Rosacea or excessive blood vessels: What's causing your red cheeks? How to treat it
ROSACEA is characterised by redness in the face, but it isn't the only condition that can cause it. Why are your cheeks red and what's the best way to treat it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Prince Philip dead: What health problems did the Duke have leading up to his death?
PRINCE PHILLIP has died at the age of 99. What health problems did the Duke of Edinburgh have leading up to his death? In recent years, the royal had a number of health issues. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High blood pressure: Three factors linked to poor blood pressure control
HIGH blood pressure can be tricky to manage, even with medication. Three out of five UK patients with the condition don't have it under control. According to newfound research, there are three contributing factors. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Pfizer vaccine efficacy: What protection does Pfizer vaccine give after second dose?
THE PFIZER Covid vaccine has been given to millions of people around the world, so what protection does the Pfizer vaccine give after a second dose has been administered? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Diabetes: QMU demonstrate 'convincing evidence' that blood sugar linked to Parkinson's
DIABETES causes high blood sugar levels, which has been associated with a greater risk of Parkinson's disease. Researchers from the prestigious Queen Mary University have cemented this interesting line of enquiry. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Kombucha 'may prevent the onset of cardiovascular disease and cancer', says pharmacist
KOMBUCHA is fermented tea - full of a symbiotic culture of bacteria and yeasts. Expert pharmacist Mina Khan passionately advocates for the use of natural ingredients to help prevent a wide range of health conditions. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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When do blood clots occur after AstraZeneca?
BLOOD CLOTS are potentially connected to the Oxford/AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine, but when exactly do blood clots occur after receiving the jab? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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How to live longer: Mediterranean diet reduces cancer risk & heart disease by 16 percent
HOW TO live longer is simple when you know the right types of food to be consuming. Many people living in the Mediterranean believe food is the root to the soul so it is little surprise that they have a far less percentage of dying from deadly conditions than most other countries. Their secret is their food of course with countless studies highlighting the fact that the diet is one of the best ways to eat yourself healthy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis symptoms: What are the warning signs of the blood clot?
CEREBRAL venous sinus thrombosis is a blood clot in the dural venous sinuses, and the AstraZeneca vaccine has been banned in several European countries over fears of a link to the condition. What are the symptoms of sinus thrombosis? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Pfizer vaccine: How effective is the Pfizer vaccine?
THE PFIZER vaccine is being rolled out across the UK as the Covid vaccination programme continues. But how effective is the Pfizer vaccine? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Acne prevention: Why do I get only spots when I'm on my period?
SPOTS are normal around your period but that doesn't make these pesky blemishes any less embarrassing. Why do I only get spots when I'm on my period? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Rheumatoid arthritis: Three early indicators warning of your risk
RHEUMATOID is a general term for pain and inflammation in a joint. The symptoms can be insufferable but what are the main indicators warning of your risk? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Visceral fat: Olives contain monounsaturated fat which helps to get rid of belly fat
VISCERAL fat loss will always come down to diet and exercise. Under the scope of diet, one which is rich in the right kinds of fat could help to target this type of fat. Whilst carbohydrates increase fat deposits around the middle, monounsaturated fats help to counteract this by depositing chemicals breaking down fat from the belly area. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Covid hearing loss symptom: Can coronavirus cause hearing loss or tinnitus?
COVID causes a range of symptoms from fever to a change in sense of taste or smell... but does it also cause hearing loss? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Is the AstraZeneca vaccine safe for over 60s? Side effects ‘mild and short lived'
THE ASTRAZENECA vaccine has been the subject of more controversy this week after reports emerged of blood clots forming in some patients who've had the jab. But is AstraZeneca safe for the over 60s? Express.co.uk has spoken to an expert about what the AstraZeneca jab means for people above this age. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Dr Amir reveals how many days should pass after jab before blood clotting symptoms appear
ASTRAZENECA blood clot fears have captured the nation but evidence suggests occurrence is extremely rare. Speaking on GMB this morning, Dr Amir Khan reviled the amount of days that should pass following vaccination before concerns should be flagged about blood clot symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Fatty liver disease symptoms: Three symptoms that are so subtle you might miss them
FATTY liver disease is an umbrella term for conditions characterised by a build-up of fat in the liver. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is largely symptomless until the condition progresses - when this happens, a number of subtle symptoms may surface. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Diabetes type 2 symptoms: Four signs you have a diabetic blister - what to look for
DIABETES type 2 often goes undetected because the condition rarely produces visible changes until high blood sugar levels take hold. Diabetic blisters are a casualty of high blood sugar levels - here are five telltale signs you have one. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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'People should not lose confidence!' - Professor urges people to get AstraZeneca vaccine
YESTERDAY the UK's drug authority concluded that a possible link between the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and blood clots to be extremely rare. Despite the reassurance, hesitancy will take root. Speaking on Good Morning Britain this morning, professor Anthony Harnden, deputy chairman of the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation , urges people to get the vaccine. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Cancer symptoms: Nine warning signs a tumour could be growing inside your lungs
CANCER in the lungs can develop from breathing in cigarette smoke - either directly or passively. A cancerous tumour affects survival rates depending on how big it is and whether it's spread to other body parts. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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UK vaccines: How can you choose which vaccine you have?
COVID vaccines are being rolled out across the UK, with more than 31 million people vaccinated to date. So can you choose which Covid vaccine you have? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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'Get your second dose of AZ!' Doctor says under-30s 'at risk' if they don't get vaccine
PROFESSOR Anthony Harnden from the JCVI warned under-30s will be "at risk" from Covid if they don't get the vaccine. "We implore people to go out to get vaccinated," he said. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Diabetes type 2 symptoms: The smell of your urine can be a sign - what to sniff for
DIABETES type 2 is usually imperceptible until high blood sugar levels start causing damage to the body. Smelly urine can indicate high blood sugar. But what smells should you be on the lookout for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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AstraZeneca blood clots: MHRA lists groups that shouldn't receive AZ Covid vaccine
THE ASTRAZENECA vaccine has been linked to rare blood clots, prompting the UK's vaccine advisory body to offer an alternative jab to Under-30s. Three other groups of people should also approach the AstraZeneca vaccine with caution. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Healthy weight for women: How do I determine my ideal weight?
BODY WEIGHT isn't the best indicator of physical health, but it can be used as a rough guideline. How do I determine my ideal weight? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Blood clot prevention: Three stretches that could help you prevent the deadly condition
BLOOD clot prevention: It is possible to do some simple stretches at home to help reduce your risk of a potential medical emergency. What are they? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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AstraZeneva vaccine: Should you have jab if you're pregnant? Latest MHRA advice
THE ASTRAZENECA vaccine has been the subject of controversy recently after reports emerged of some recipients developing blood clots. But should you have the AstraZeneca jab if you're pregnant? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Sabine Schmitz had three-year battle with cancer - seven signs of the disease to spot
SABINE SCHMITZ sadly lost her battle to cancer last month. The sports star was dubbed the ‘Queen of the Nurburgring', with Nurburgring being one of the most formidable tracks in motorsport and Schmitz's hometown. What are the seven major signs of cancer one should never ignore? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Why is AstraZeneca banned? What's the risk for under 30s, women and more? Expert insight
THE OXFORD/ASTRAZENECA Covid vaccine has been given to millions of people around the UK, but why has the vaccine now been banned for under-30s, as well as in some parts of the world? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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AstraZeneca vaccine: MHRA issues list of clotting symptoms to look out for
THE MHRA unveiled its list of blood clotting symptoms to look out for as the AstraZeneca vaccine will now not be recommended for under-30s due to clot risks. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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AstraZeneca vaccine announcement: Van Tam shows risk of harm for each age group - charts
PROFESSOR JONATHAN VAN TAM has today led a briefing on the concerns surrounding the AstraZeneca vaccine, with under 30s now not receiving the jab. Here are the charts showing risks of harm for each age group. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Pfizer second jabs cancelled: Why are second jabs of Pfizer being delayed? What to do?
THE PFIZER/ BIONTECH vaccine is one of two being issued in the UK currently. However some have been reporting their second dose appointment has been cancelled - why are second jabs of Pfizer being delayed? What to do? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Statins side effects: Drug use may increase your risk of myopathy – what is it?
STATINS side effects can include a whole host of symptoms. Experiencing problems with your muscles including a condition known as myopathy may be caused by taking the drug. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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AstraZeneca vaccine: 'Sensible' to delay trial in children following blood clot fears
THE ASTRAZENECA vaccine trial in children has been halted while the UK's medicines regulator investigates a possible link with rare blood clots in adults. Speaking on ITV's Good Morning Britain this morning, Professor Paul Hunter, medical microbiologist at the University of East Anglia, said halting the trial was a "sensible" move. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Best supplements: Ashwagandha helps with metabolism and cortisol levels for weight loss
BEST supplements for weight loss: The time is finally upon Britons for the easing of lockdown and the enjoyment of warmer days with family and friends to finally commence. For many, this might bring moments of panic regarding the best ways to lose those lockdown pounds. It is claimed that certain foods such as ashwagandha, a common Ayurvedic medicine, may support weight loss. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Hayfever prevention: 8 ways to allergy-proof your home
CLEANING is an essential part of managing hay fever symptoms. Here's how to allergy-proof your home. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High cholesterol: Blockages caused by having high levels can cause a tingling sensation
HIGH cholesterol becomes a reality for those who give little thought to their diet and lifestyle. Over time these poor choices negatively effect the body in a number of ways. Having high cholesterol causes blockages in the blood vessels and this in turn can cause a tingling sensation felt throughout the body. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Covid symptoms: Eight signs you may have had the virus without even knowing
COVID symptoms: It's easy for many to become paranoid when a cold or flu hits and begin worrying whether or not it's COVID-19. But there are signs you could have had the virus without even knowing. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Gingivitis: Can you reverse gingivitis? How to stop bleeding gums
GINGIVITIS is an early stage of gum disease that causes bleeding gums. Can you reverse gingivitis? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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How to live longer: Anti-diabetic drug shown to reduce cancer risk to boost longevity
HOW TO live longer could be as simple as popping a pill daily, according to studies. Metformin has shown impressive results to help not only reduce cancer and cardiovascular disease risk, but also in helping to delay the ageing process. How? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Scalp scrub: Are scalp scrubs necessary? 4 steps to a healthy scalp
YOUR SCALP is an extension of your skin, and scalp scrubs and products have become a popular way of looking after this area. Are scalp scrubs really necessary? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Arthritis symptoms: Nail changes are a ‘strong predictor’ of arthritis - what to look for
Arthritis is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation in a joint. Arthritis comes in many forms and nail changes are predictive of a type of arthritis called psoriatic arthritis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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AstraZeneca vaccine: Blood clotting in younger people 'not surprising' says professor
REPORTS suggest younger people are more at risk of blood clotting after receiving the AstraZeneca jab than their older counterparts. Although research has not identified a causal connection, the risk of blood clotting in younger people is not altogether surprising, said Professor Paul Hunter, medical microbiologist at the University of East Anglia. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Kefir benefits - How to make healthy gut drink at home - Liz Earle's six easy steps
A HEALTHY gut supports the function of the body in innumerable ways. This Morning's Liz Earle revealed how to make the healthy gut drink kefir at home. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Hair loss treatment: Tropical extract shown to perform as well as minoxidil
MINOXIDIL is the standardised treatment for androgenetic alopecia, also known as male pattern baldness. If you're looking for a natural alternative, curcuma aeruginosa has given the drug a run for its money. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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How to lose visceral fat: ‘Mild’ calorie restriction shown to reduce the belly fat
VISCERAL fat can be stubborn because it is stored near vital organs in the body. Research suggests mild calorie restriction can get at the hard to reach belly fat. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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High cholesterol symptoms: Three serious warning signs in your feet - what to look for
HIGH cholesterol levels can lead to heart attacks and strokes but a lesser-known but equally serious complication is peripheral artery disease . There are three telltale signs in your feet that consistently high cholesterol levels have caused PAD to develop. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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The three sudden signs indicating you’re having a heart attack
HEART attack signs can often be confused with other conditions. What are the three sudden signs warning you may be having a heart attack? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Diabetes type 2: The eight signs found in your feet warning of high blood sugars
DIABETES type 2 is defined as having high blood sugars which can get out of control and present itself as a warning in various body parts. Having any of these eight foot problems could be a cause for concern. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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