Lewy body dementia signs: People may ‘switch off’ and 'become silent' for several minutes
THERE are a number of different signs and types of dementia, with Lewy body dementia being one of the most common. It is important for someone with Lewy body dementia to get an accurate diagnosis so they get the right treatment and support, according to Dementia UK. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brain tumour: Woman's 'lucky' accident led to diagnosis of the deadly disease
ONE WOMAN has shared the "luckiest" accident of her life which led to the discovery of a brain tumour as a recent study suggests over half of brain tumours are discovered after emergency hospital visits. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Absolutely heartbreaking': Mother's agony as daughter battles deadly disease - symptoms
A MOTHER in desperation is hoping that potentially life-saving treatment will be developed in time to save her 13-year-old daughter Aggie, who suffers from a severe yet rare form of TUBB4a-related leukodystrophy - a genetic disease that affects the central nervous system. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Menopause symptoms: What to expect while going through the natural transition
AT SOME point in their lives, around half of the UK's population will go through an intense and symptomatically as well as symbolically difficult time, the menopause. The way the menopause has been discussed has changed dramatically amid the continuing hormone replacement therapy shortage. Express.co.uk has been speaking to menopause Experts CEO Dee Murray about changing the menopause conversation. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘My childhood sunburn gave me skin cancer in my 40s’ - the first sign
EMMA CHECKLEY, 47, can "distinctly" remember her childhood holiday on the Greek island of Corfu. Skipping in and out of the pool with her snorkel mask on, she was having a "wonderful" time. However, the whole day of sunshine left her with an unwanted souvenir in the form of sunburn. Little did she know, her blistered forehead would trigger cancer in her 40s. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke warning: The ‘hidden’ ingredient that raises your risk - eaten by millions
STROKES occur when blood supply to the brain is cut off. If not treated quickly and efficaciously they can be fatal. Due to the devastation they can cause, it is imperative people do all they can to reduce their risk. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breast cancer breakthrough: Pill gets approval in huge boost 'Compelling results'
A BREAKTHROUGH pill which prevents the recurrence of breast cancer has been approved by a UK drug regulator following its success in a global trial, led by British scientists. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Celine Dion health: 'I want to get through this'- singer on her persistent 'health issues'
MY HEART Will Go On singer Celine Dion has taken to her Las Vegas mansion in order to recover from her crippling muscle spasms that have meant she has postponed not only her Vegas residency, but also her 2022 European Tour. What is wrong with the singer, and how serious is the condition? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Björn Ulvaeus health: 'I have extremely few memories' - ABBA star on severe memory loss
BJ ÖRN ULVAEUS is the Swedish singer best known as one quarter of legendary musical group ABBA. Despite being one of the best-selling music acts in the history of popular music, a few years ago Ulvaeus revealed that he cannot remember half of his achievements, due to his memory loss. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Putin health update: What's wrong with the Russian President? 'Very ill'
VLADIMIR PUTIN'S health has been the subject of constant debate in recent months. But what actually is wrong with the Russian President? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel disease in UK 'vastly underestimated': TWICE as many affected as previously thought
MORE than half a million people - 1 in 123 - are suffering with inflammatory bowel diseases - almost double previous estimates, new research reveals. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Monkeypox: Professor highlights the 'visible' symptoms to spot as UK cases double
MONKEYPOX cases continue to rise in the UK, with health officials keeping a close eye on its spread. Speaking on BBC Breakfast, public health expert Professor Linda Bauld highlighted the "visual" symptoms to spot. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Monkeypox: Scientists concerned over impact on sexual health - symptoms to spot
JUST as one infectious disease appears on the retreat another arrives to take its place, at least this is the fear among some scientists. As Covid is beaten into retreat, albeit briefly, there are fears Monkeypox could take its place. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Statins side effects: Three dementia-like side effects reported - FDA
STATINS are a drug used to treat high levels of cholesterol. In common with other medicines, they can cause side effects. The United States has now reported some of these side effects look like the symptoms of a neurodegenerative disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer: Mum shares first symptoms of her daughter, 24, who died of bowel cancer
BOWEL cancer has come under renewed focus in recent weeks thanks to Dame Deborah James' tireless campaigning. A common misconception about bowel cancer is that it's an older person's disease. Therese Grace, mum of Amelia Grace, 24, who died of bowel cancer, spoke to BBC Breakfast to bust this myth. Therese shared her daughter's initial warning signs which doctor's overlooked. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news