Monkeypox patients to be treated with drugs made for smallpox for bio-terrorist attacks
DRUGS developed to treat smallpox in the event of a bio-terrorist attack could help monkeypox patients recover faster. A study of seven cases in the UK between 2018-2021 identified an antiviral medicine that showed promise. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eye cancer symptoms: Five signs in your vision to get checked 'as soon as possible'
EYE CANCER can impact your eyesight in a number of ways. Cancer Research UK explains: "Eye cancer is a general term that includes different cancer types. The type of cancer you have depends on the type of cell it starts in. There are different parts of the eye and some of these are more likely to get cancer than others." (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Life-threatening': The natural ‘detoxifying’ drink that could cause acute liver failure
THERE are innumerable varieties of tea on the market, and each promises a wealth of benefits. Some herbal concoctions could interact dangerously with the liver, according to previous case reports. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Peter Frampton is on his final tour after ‘troubling’ diagnosis of incurable disease
PETER FRAMPTON, 72, has been on his live performance finale The Farewell Tour years after being diagnosed with a devastating disease that causes muscles to waste away. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to sleep: The 'disruptive' food habits to avoid - good sleep hygiene
THERE are many habits that can impact people's sleep, including dietary choices. Indeed, some experts say that good sleep hygiene includes making sure not to overeat before bed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer warning: The herbal supplement found to be 'as cancerous as cigarette smoke’
CANCER has many known causes but very rarely is the disease traced back to supplements. According to one body of research, however, a herbal remedy that has historically been used in weight loss supplements could be as cancerous as cigarette smoke. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High cholesterol diet: The foods to 'emphasise' to help lower levels - what to avoid
MANY people in the UK have high cholesterol, which can carry with it a number of health issues. It is often caused by eating fatty food or being overweight, and occurs when you have too much of a fatty substance called cholesterol in your blood. Therefore, there are certain foods to emphasise and avoid in your diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Christopher Cross: Singer was paralysed by COVID-19 - what happened?
SINGER Christopher Cross was left temporarily paralysed after a severe Covid infection at the start of the pandemic in an ordeal he described as the "worst 10 days of my life". (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Monkeypox symptoms: The sign that appears inside the mouth in 70% of cases - CDC report
THE MONKEYPOX tally is on the rise, with dozens more cases emerging by the day. Researchers, however, have yet to establish how the virus is being passed on. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , the condition could affect the eyes and oral mucous membranes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: The signs in your hands and feet warning of high blood sugar
TYPE 2 diabetes is a common condition that causes the level of sugar in the blood to become too high, says the NHS. There are some possible signs in your hands and feet, which may indicate you should speak to your doctor. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prolapse campaign: ‘Felt like only woman in world to have prolapse before childbirth’
WHEN she developed a pelvic organ prolapse at age 18, Natashja Simone Wilson was too scared to visit a doctor. Now she's campaigning to prevent others in the same situation from feeling alone. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bingeing in front of the TV is bad for your heart, research finds
SIMPLE lifestyle changes such as spending less time in front of the TV and ditching unhealthy snacks could slash the risk of heart disease, research suggests. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Crohn’s disease symptoms: Five 'main' signs of the bowel disease
CROHN'S disease is a form of inflammatory bowel disease , where symptoms may come and go throughout the year. Would you recognise the symptoms of the health condition? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart disease: Watching TV could be shortening your life –health risk
SEVERAL diseases sit under the heart disease umbrella including heart attacks, stroke, atrial fibrillation, and heart disease. A number of risk factors can impact an individual's risk such as poor diet, inactivity, and smoking. Researchers have now uncovered a new risk factor almost all of the population engages in. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer warning: Sitting the wrong way while pooing could put you at risk warns expert
CANCER risk factors are wide-ranging, but the majority of cases stem from poor diet, smoking and obesity. There is evidence, however, that the cumulative effect of poor toilet habits could also lead to the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news