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Georgia nurses laugh as WW2 veteran dies in video
The incident in 2014 sparked a three-year legal battle between Dempsey's family in Woodstock, Georgia, and Northeast Atlanta Health and Rehabilitation Center - until the video emerged. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Your parents' lifestyles affect your health even as adults
Sandy Tubeuf, of the University of Leeds, warns her research on 21,000 people from 13 countries shows it may be harder for some than others to simply lose weight or quit smoking. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Duchenne muscular dystrophy sufferers cannot walk
Brothers Elliot Johnson, 14, and Henry, 11, from Pennsylvania fear they won't be able to walk again after the FDA pulled the drugs that have kept their rare muscle disorder under control. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fourteen signs your daughter may have ADHD
As a psychologist in clinical practice, Meadow Schroeder of the University of Calgary has see many girls and women with ADHD mistakenly prescribed medication for anxiety. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Girl with rare 'childhood Alzheimer's' turns 8
Eliza O'Neill, eight, suffers from Sanfilippo syndrome, known as childhood Alzheimers, which results in toxic waste in the brain. Her family began a foundation in South Carolina to find a cure. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Anorexic woman finds out what the disease has done to her
In this extract of The Doctors, shared ahead of Monday's episode, Stephanie weeps as she asks the experts for help to recover from the disease which she has battled since she was 13. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin E found in nuts may prevent asthma attacks
Sufferers had reduced airway inflammation and less sticky mucus in lungs, found a University of North Carolina study. The beneficial vitamin E is found in walnuts, pecans and peanut. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ITV's Victoria prompts debate over Prince Albert's death
The public were sceptical over Albert's official of death cause which was typhoid fever. But there were no reported cases anywhere Albert visited before death. Did his doctors misdiagnose him? (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Paraplegic rats walk after receiving stem cell therapy
Researchers from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology found that, after just three weeks, 42 per cent of rodents improved their ability to walk and support their weight. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Micro-premature' baby Jazeel Hope is 'thriving'
Jazeel Hope's mother, from Johannesburg, has revealed she has now come along so far that doctors believe she is 'thriving' and completely out of danger. Jazeel now weighs 2.2kg. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Toddler nearly died after catching herpes from a kiss
Parker, 16 months, was rushed to A&E by his mother Maria O'Neill, 22, from Derry, Norther Ireland, after he developed a rash and blisters all over his body. He was put on a drip and stayed for a week. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eggs choose sperm with the best genes during fertilisation
Joe Nadeau, principal scientist at the Pacific Northwest Research Institute in Seattle, believes eggs are an active player in reproduction and have a control over their offspring. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Just 10% of Americans eat enough fruit and vegetables
US federal guidelines recommend eating at least two pieces of fruit and three small servings of vegetables - or a large salad - a day. But a CDC report shows just a fraction of people do this. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'It's not possible to eradicate plague', scientists warn
Professor Allen Cheng, an infectious disease expert at Monash University, warned this year's outbreak in Madagascar has been 'unusual' - because of it being airborne. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt taken down by Ralf Little
The 37-year-old British actor, famous for his appearance in the Royle Family, then sent a public tweet to the Tory: 'If I'm wrong, sue me. I double dare you.' It sparked a week-long war of words. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Canavero: World's 1st human head transplant carried out
The announcement  was made by Italian Professor Sergio Canavero, director of the Turin Advanced Neuromodulation Group at a press conference in Vienna this morning. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Washing up reduces women's risk of early death by 12%
Older women who did 30 minutes 'light' activities daily had a 12% reduced chance, the University at Buffalo in New York found. Those who did 30 minutes of 'moderate to vigorous' activity saw a 39% drop. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Green tea supplements warning after teen's organ damage
Health Canada has ordered stronger warnings on green tea extract product labels after Madeline Papineau, 17,took ill. Scores of cases have been reported in the media worldwide. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thai man Jaroon Suanmali has tumour removed
Jaroon Suanmali, 71, from Lopburi, Thailand, suffered years of unbearable pain after the growth ballooned and he could no longer afford to visit doctors. Photographs in local media led to donations. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sexual harassment at work causing women depression
Most victims are female, but complaints by men have risen, found  a University of Texas study. An earlier poll found 1 in 5 British women and 7% of men have suffered sexual harassment. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Video shows woman having unsightly skin tags sliced off
Skin tags are generally harmless but they can affect a person's self-esteem. An unnamed patient visited Dr Michael Lewis in California to have the treatment on neck and face. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kent CEO swaps her tummy roll for rock-hard abs
Angela Middleton, 55, from Kent, has achieved a body that twenty-somethings would be envious of and says she's living proof that anyone can get a six-pack if they put their mind to it. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Boy with incurable cancer aims to complete his bucket list
Toby Davis, eight, from Byfleet, Surrey, was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare cancer of the soft tissue cells, in October 2016 and his parents, were told it was incurable. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dogs slash the risk of a premature death by a third
Researchers from Uppsala University, Sweden, found older people who live alone are 33 per cent less likely to die over the next 12 years if they own a dog, with heart disease deaths going down by 36 per cent. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The breast cancer symptoms that weren't lumps
EXCLUSIVE: Mothers Emily Nunn, 40, from Rotherham, South Yorkshire, and Katherine Vesey, 42, from the Wirral, Merseyside, first experienced (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Strictly's Debbie McGee eats silver particles every day
Debbie McGee, one of the favourites for the Strictly Come Dancing crown this year - making her possibly the oldest winner in the show's history - has credited her agility to something bizarre. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHS considers deliberate three-month waits for routine ops
The scheme is being considered by five health trusts in the East Midlands and Greater Manchester which collectively cover almost one million patients. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nat Kringoudis on what to do if you want to get pregnant
Melbourne-based fertility expert, Nat Kringoudis, revealed the five things you can do to 'pave the way towards your more fertile self'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Number of patients on mixed sex wards hits six-year high
Last year alone, 10,110 were put on the wards – an average of 200 patients every week. This figure has doubled in two years and is four times higher than the same period in 2015. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Doctors claim marijuana overdose killed a Colorado infant
Two doctors in Colorado have reported that an 11-month boy they treated was the first documented person to die of a marijuana overdose. If confirmed, this could upset marijuana's proliferation. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NutriBullet victim shares story of her serious injuries
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: In an exclusive Daily Mail Online interview, a NutriBullet victim shared her story of life-altering injuries after her hands went into the blades. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Three cups of coffee each day slashes risk of liver cancer
Coffee's life-saving benefits stem from the drink's abundance of caffeine, kahweol, cafestol and antioxidants, experts said at a roundtable at the Royal Society of Medicine in London. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson wins cancer lawsuit in California
Meanwhile, J&J faces lawsuits by around 5,500 plaintiffs nationally asserting talc-related claims, largely saying it failed to warn women about the risk of ovarian cancer from the products. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Panic over three new Legionnaires' cases in Disneyland
There are now 15 cases of Legionnaires' disease identified in Anaheim, Southern California, all tied to the Disneyland area. The park has now shut down two cooling towers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vaping while pregnant causes facial birth defects
Vaping while pregnant can cause cleft palate and other head and facial birth defects, researchers from Virginia Commonwealth University have discovered. Fruity and rich e-liquids are particularly dangerous. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Japanese 'Popeye' has weaker arms than the rest of us
A 79-year-old Japanese man experienced a huge bulge in his bicep after tearing a tendon that connects to his shoulder. The painful muscle growth is known as the Popeye deformity. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experts reveal we are not ready for incontinence boom
The involuntary loss of urine or faecal matter is frighteningly common among all socio-economic groups. But researchers from the University of Leeds warn there is too much stigma around it. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

MIT finds stress can cause you to make risky decisions
Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology have identified the part of the brain that becomes impaired under stress and leads to poor decision-making. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ex-NFL player 'was identified as having CTE while alive'
Fred McNeill, who died after a brief battle with ALS in 2015, was identified as having CTE in 2012, says Dr Bennet Omalu, who inspired the movie Concussion after discovering CTE. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brain-training game reduces dementia's risk by 29%
Researchers from the University of South Florida found completing as little as 15 sessions over 10 years gives an individual just a 5.9 percent chance of developing a form of the disorder. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Over 50s can lower risk of dementia by exercising
Researchers from University College London found frail older people are 3.5 times more likely to be diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or dementia one decade later, which may be due to insulin resistance. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kate Hudson's personal trainer reveals fitness tips
Kate Hudson's personal trainer Nicole Stuart highly recommends trying Pilates, counting calories instead of a strict diet and working out a healthy relationship with social media. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Surgeons fixed a baby's spina bifida in mother's womb
Surgeons performed a rare in utero surgery to fix the opening in a fetus's back caused by spina bifida for the first time in June. Healthy baby Eiko son was born 10 weeks later. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Interactive map reveals pollutant levels across Europe
The map was created by the Copenhagen-based European Environment Agency. The map is marked with coloured dots, each  indicating that the level of at least one pollutant is 'very bad'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Make the wrong career move? Stress may be to blame
Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology have identified the part of the brain that becomes impaired under stress and leads to poor decision-making. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aylesbury mum looks pregnant after botched NHS c-section  
Cheryl Castle, 35, a receptionist, from Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, said she has had a large ‘baby belly’ since the birth of her son, which she cannot get rid of with diet and exercise. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The 10 ways to protect yourself against air pollution
Professor Stephen Holgate, an expert in immunopharmcology at Southampton University, contributed to a list of the most effective ways to combat air pollution in a piece for Healthista. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Insanity' fitness guru reveals his 'powerhouse' food
Experts say you need to fuel your body to give you energy for a workout. Insanity inventor Shaun T, from New Jersey, names the snack he eats before an intense training session. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Indian man has metallic wire hanging out of his eye
Ophthalmologists at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi revealed the strange incident in the British Medical Journal Case Reports. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man with OCD cured by transcranial magnetic stimulation
EXCLUSIVE: Alex Jones, 46, from  Portsmouth, was tormented daily thinking he'd harmed others. After trying many therapies, he had magnetic therapy and felt 'normal' after just one session. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news