Lift weights five days a week to get stronger but just push hard once a week to get big muscles
Researchers in Australia and Japan, who led the study, said the results show that 'very manageable' amounts of regular exercise can have a 'real effect' on strength. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHS accused of 'endorsing quackery' after advertising for a Japanese energy healer
The role in Manchester requires they 'activate the healing process' in cancer patients. Experts slammed the NHS for endorsing the 'quackery in the midst of a funding crisis', describing it as 'frankly appalling'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

3D printing: Baby's life saved after surgeons use skull model to 'visualise' missing skull
A new-born baby girl's life was saved after surgeons in Krakow, Poland, used a 3D replica of her underdeveloped skull to visualise how to operate on the bone defect that left her brain exposed. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

It's not just cats that have nine lives! American heart disease patient technically died 10 times
The retired school teacher, from Minnesota, was saved thanks to a tiny device in her chest that uses electrical impulses to jump-start the heart. Footballer Christian Eriksen also has one. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Women who turn to Botox to help them find a partner are judged more by their peers, study suggests 
A Swansea University study suggests that motivations, such as boosting their career or self-esteem, are regarded more sympathetically. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Binge-eating and lack of exercise during lockdown has triggered huge increase in gout
It was once known as the 'disease of kings' - but hospital admissions for gout have surged due to binge-eating and exercising less during the lockdowns, figures suggest. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why Cheerios are better than coffee for breakfast, new study claims
Researchers from the U.S. have created the Food Compass, which, they say, is the most comprehensive system ever devised to assess the nutrition content of what we eat. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Working from home DOES damage your mental health, leading experts claim
Hannah Hickinbotham, 25, from Cambridge, began her first job during Covid and suffered because of the isolation caused by working from home. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DR ELLIE CANNON: Why isn't GP more concerned about the lump on my breast? 
DR ELLIE CANNON: Today's reader is a 74-year-old woman who has a painful lump on her breast and was refused a request for a biopsy fearing she may have cancer. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHS dentist crisis sparks fears deadly mouth cancers are going undiagnosed 
Routine dental appointments always involve checks for signs of the disease, which include inflamed or white patches in the mouth, and small lumps or blisters which are ignored by patients. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid 19: If we've all been jabbed why are we still being poleaxed by the virus
Mail on Sunday readers have been writing in to share their recent brushes with Covid-19 despite having been fully vaccinated, with some being 'wiped out' while others barely noticed it. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid 19: Outrage as NHS is blocked from treating vulnerable patients with Evusheld
Ministers were poised to roll out the medication Evusheld last month, having been urged to by NHS specialists. On Friday, the Department of Health reversed the call citing insufficient evidence. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New £800-a-dose jab offers hope for diabetics suffering macular oedema
Brolucizumab treats fluid build-up in the eyes - called diabetic macular oedema - that can lead to blurred vision and, eventually, loss of sight. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHS 999 crisis: Paramedics spend half their shift trying to unload a patient at A&E
Our spiralling emergency care crisis will be laid bare this week in a special edition of the long-running BBC series Ambulance which will follow paramedics based in the North East. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New drug offers hope for late-stage Hodgkin lymphoma patients
A recent trial has proved that brentuximab vedotin offers patients with advanced Hodgkin lymphoma a more effective option than chemotherapy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news