Dementia symptoms: Three behaviours indicative of early stage Alzheimer's
DEMENTIA involves complex brain changes that often happen unknowingly in the first decade of the disease. Spotting gradual behaviour changes can lead to an earlier diagnosis of Alzheimer's. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer symptoms: Five key signs a headache may be a sign of a brain tumour
CANCER cells multiplying in the brain amasses into a tumour. Taking up space inside of the skull, a headache is a "common symptom" of the disease, said Cancer Research UK. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency symptoms: Clumsiness may not be as harmless as it seems
VITAMIN D may be hard to come by in Britain when most people would prefer to shelter from the rain and remain indoors. However, going out to get even a little bit of sunshine - even on a wet, cloudy day - may be worthwhile. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: The easiest way to lower your BP reading today
HAVING high blood pressure is akin to walking around with an invisible ticking time bomb. The devastating consequences of what is otherwise known as hypertension isn't usually apparent until a stroke or heart attack strikes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: How hairy your feet are could signal high blood sugar
DIABETES may not be on the forefront of your mind, but this sinister health condition could be doing more damage than you realise. High blood sugars might be leading to some seemingly innocuous physical symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Charlotte Smith health: ‘I went into shock’ - Presenter discusses lung disease diagnosis
CHARLOTTE SMITH is one of two main presenters of BBC Radio 4's Farming Today and has also been a television reporter on BBC1's Countryfile. The presenter received a shocking health diagnosis after experiencing symptoms of shortness of breath. Charlotte was told she had a type of lung disease which is more prevalent in women. Why are women at higher risk and what are the early signs to look out for? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'How many with Indian variant in UK had been vaccinated?' Hancock reveals details to Marr
INDIAN variant UK: The Bolton NHS Foundation Trust medical director said a majority of the sick patients from the Indian variant in Bolton had not been vaccinated but would have been eligible for the jabs. Matt Hancock discussed this matter further with Andrew Marr revealing the exact number of those with the Indian variant in Bolton who have been vaccinated. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid: Chia seeds can boost immunity in four ways – here's how
CORONAVIRUS circulates in enclosed spaces, meaning people are more at risk of catching the virus from Monday May 17 when indoor venues open their doors. Whether you've been fully vaccinated or not, chia seeds can help boost your immunity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Coffee linked to lower risk of serious diseases boosting longevity
HOW TO live longer is a question many would love to know the answer to. When searching for the results, one is often faced with an endless list of what to avoid in order to help with the ageing process. But what about what to have more of? Studies have indicated that drinking up to six cups of coffee could help reduce risk of serious health risks by an impressive 16 percent. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

When will over 30s get the vaccine? Rollout extended for over 35s from THIS WEEK
THE COVID vaccine programme is progressing at some steam with some 36,320,867 people now having had their first dose and 19,698,121 of those now being fully vaccinated. But when will all over 30s get the jab? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of visceral fat: Four worst foods for insulin resistance increasing fat
HOW TO get rid of visceral fat will always come down to what you are putting in your mouth. Foods can have a dire effect on a person's blood sugar levels which inadvertently causes insulin resistance making visceral fat, or belly fat, harder to shift. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Covid vaccine: Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction with these four symptoms to know
COVID vaccines side effects can be far more serious and possibly life threatening if suffering with allergies. There are four warning side effects prompting a case of anaphylaxis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Professor reveals Covid vaccine doesn't give protection for at least a month after jab
COVID vaccines: Protection from the vaccine does not happen instantly a professor warned on BBC Breakfast this morning and adds it is not the "instant magic bullet." (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Six symptoms indicating you may be at risk of pernicious anaemia
VITAMIN B12 deficiency can be a commonplace for many. Even more so for anyone suffering with an autoimmune disease making absorbing the vitamin much harder. What are six symptoms indicating you may have this condition? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: One of the best diets to lower readings and reduce hypertension risk
HIGH blood pressure can be less of a threat when a person focusses on their diet. This does not have to mean a life of deprivation, however. Studies show one easy-to-follow and delicious diet could help to significantly reduce your hypertension risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: The sensation in your head warning your blood sugars are too high
TYPE 2 diabetes: Hyperglycaemia is a condition caused by having a blood sugar level that is too high. This happens when your body is unable to break down glucose efficiently with insulin. Suffering with a headache could indicate your blood sugar levels are too high. What is the connection? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Testicular cancer: Five main symptoms of the disease not to ignore according to new study
TESTICULAR cancer: It is estimated that 8,000 to 10,000 men will develop testicular cancer each year with the chances of developing the disease being one in 270. What are the five most common symptoms warning of your risk? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Gynecomastia may occur due to hormonal imbalance - what is it?
FATTY liver disease can often by symptomless causing many people to be nonchalant to just how dangerous the condition can be. If noticing enlarged breasts, it could indicate a hormonal imbalance caused by fatty liver disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pfizer vaccine side effects: Top-up dose causes more symptoms – eight symptoms to know?
PFIZER vaccine side effects: Data from the ZOE Covid Symptom Tracking Study found that more severe side effects were apparent with some receiving their top up dose. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High cholesterol: Two marks on the face warning of familial hypercholesterolemia
UNHEALTHY cholesterol levels can lead you down the path of an early grave. If the waxy substance settles on the artery walls, and more and more gather on top, it could block blood flow to the brain, causing a stroke. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: The ‘right mix’ of fruits and vegetables to boost longevity
BOOST longevity by eating your five-a-day, but does it count if it's four fruits and one vegetable? What about if it's all vegetables? Does it even matter? According to research, it does. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Arthritis symptoms: When is it time to visit the GP? Two key moments
ARTHRITIS can lead to permanent joint damage, meaning receiving the correct diagnosis and treatment are the first steps in mitigating the risk. When do you know it's time to visit the GP? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of visceral fat: Specific vegetables could reduce the belly fat
EXCESS visceral fat stored inside the abdominal cavity is strongly associated with insulin resistance - a prerequisite for type 2 diabetes. This is triggered by the active fat releasing retinol-binding protein 4 . (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Statins and alcohol: NHS warn of 'serious side effects' if mixing the two
STATINS are incredible in lowering cholesterol levels by reducing the production of the waxy substance in the liver; this organ plays a vital role in detoxing the body, such as breaking down alcohol. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thousands of people due second Covid jab four weeks earlier – full list of side effects
BORIS JOHNSON addressed the nation yesterday evening in response to fears about the Indian Covid variant . The super contagious mutant strain has been spreading in hotspots such as Bolton and London, and is growing elsewhere. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can I get my second Covid vaccine early? How do I get second dose?
SECOND doses of coronavirus vaccines will be given earlier than anticipated to certain sections of society in light of the fast-spreading India variant. Can I get my second Covid vaccine early? How do I get a second dose? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

James Martin health: TV chef discovered his learning disability in his thirties - symptoms
JAMES MARTIN, 48, is a dab hand in the kitchen but tasks haven't always come easy for the TV chef. James recently opened up about his dyslexia on his ITV show Saturday Morning with James Martin. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: List of surprising foods that could increase your reading
HIGH blood pressure: In most cases, no one knows what causes high blood pressure. What is known is that the foods you eat can affect your blood pressure. With this in mind, what are is the list of foods you should avoid as they are inadvertently increasing your readings? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dementia: An expert researcher on cognition divulges devastating effects of lockdown
DEMENTIA sufferers have experienced "rapid declines" in their mental health after they have been isolated from family for most of the year. The new parliamentary report said: "The human cost of the [care home] visiting restrictions has been vast." (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes symptoms: Doctor shares the key signs on your toes of high blood sugar
THE SYMPTOMS of type 2 diabetes are often subtle at first but consistently high blood sugar levels can give rise to more perceptible changes. Speaking to Express.co.uk, Dr Paul Ettlinger, GP at The London General Practice, outlines the warning signs on your toes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Over 50s to get second doses sooner over fear Indian variant may be 50% more transmissible
IN A BID to control the spread of the new Indian variant in the UK, over 50s and the most vulnerable will get their second shots of the coronavirus vaccine sooner. PM Boris Johnson revealed how many weeks sooner they can expect to receive the vaccine in a press conference today. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Statins warning: The dose and frequency that increases your risk of diabetes
STATINS provide a crucial buffer against heart disease by reducing bad cholesterol levels in the blood. However, research indicates that they can raise risk of diabetes at a certain frequency and dose. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High cholesterol symptoms: The warning sign in your mouth of elevated levels
HEART disease risk is strongly influenced by elevated levels of cholesterol in the blood. Although cholesterol build-up does not usually present symptoms, it has been associated with a condition that afflicts the mouth. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Over 50s to get Covid vaccines sooner - new study suggests this could be risky
OVER 50s are to get their second shots sooner in a bid to curb the spread of the Indian variant, the government announced today. A new study suggests this could compromise some of the immunity conferred by the vaccine. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Monty Don: Gardeners' World host has many reasons to be cheerful – green space benefits
MONTY DON spends his working day in the fresh outdoors, tending to beautiful flowers, bushy shrubs and sturdy trees - and his passion for horticulture shines through the camera to audiences worldwide. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of visceral fat: Follow 'Dutch healthy diet' to reduce belly fat
VISCERAL fat is a stubborn form of fatty tissue that lurks near vital organs in the body. It is well guarded but the "Dutch healthy diet" has been shown to breach its defences. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How did the Indian variant get to the UK?
THE COVID variant first detected in India has been confirmed in several parts of the UK, so how did the Indian variant get to the UK? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to order free lateral flow tests
RAPID lateral flow tests can help people without COVID-19 symptoms find out if they have the illness and could still infect others. So how can you order lateral flow tests for free? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Fingernail shape can be a serious warning sign
FATTY liver disease can slowly prohibit the organ from functioning well. You may not realise it at first, but as scarring becomes more extensive, another internal organ, the spleen, might be affected. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Food myths: Doctor debunks 8 common food myths
OLD wives tales spread into the world of food and there are hundreds of myths related to diets and food safety that we all believe to be true. Don't worry, a doctor has debunked eight of these for us. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
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Skin barrier: 5 signs you've damaged your skin barrier
THE SKIN barrier protects your body from losing water and environmental stressors, making it of crucial importance. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gut health: Sounds, taste and visual clues indicating poor gut health - how to remedy it
GUT health is a complex matter but when it is bad it can impact almost all aspects of a person's overall health. The body is too a complex matter but assists in ways to offer different signs and symptoms warning your gut health is poor. What are the signs to listen out for, taste or visually see warning of poor gut health? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

India variant: Which mutations does the India 'double mutant' variant have?
INDIAN hospitals and health services are currently overwhelmed by a new Covid wave, with case surges prompted by a devastating new variant tearing through the country. Which mutations does the India variant have? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: The clues of high blood sugar damage on the soles of your feet
THE SIGNS of type 2 diabetes can be imperceptible in the beginning because the condition takes time to inflict damage on the body. Eventually, signs of damage may show up on the soles of feet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: The best fruit juice to lower a high blood pressure reading
HIGH blood pressure, also known as hypertension, can pave the way for cardiovascular problems so it is vital to reverse a high reading. Research has singled out orange juice for its blood pressure-lowering prowess. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: Four serious warning signs that indicate your liver is 'hardening'
FATTY liver disease is commonly referred to as the "silent disease" due to its absence of symptoms. However, if the condition progresses to long-term scarring of the liver, four sinister signs may emerge. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dementia symptoms: How long you nap for in the day may signal onset of dementia
DEMENTIA is a general term for symptoms associated with an ongoing decline of brain functioning. How long you nap for in the day may signal one of the most common types of dementia. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vaccine rolled out for over-18s in three UK areas as panic rises over Indian variant spike
A SURPRISE development is underway in the UK's vaccine rollout - over 18s are to be given a coronavirus jab in three areas of the UK over fears that the Indian variant could be spreading. How worried should we be? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid vaccine side effects: Mixing jabs increases adverse reactions warns new study
THE CASE for mixing coronavirus vaccines has been strong enough to conduct an ongoing study into the effects of doing so. Preliminary data published in the medical journal the Lancet has turned up a surprising finding - combining the AstraZeneca and Pfizer Covid vaccines increases the likelihood of mild to moderate side effects. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Should you get a Covid vaccine if you took part in a clinical trial?
COVID vaccines are being rolled out based on the eligibility criteria set out by the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation, so should you accept a Covid vaccine appointment if you took part in a clinical trial? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news