7 happiness tips this psychologist says you can do every single day
Want to feel content all the time? Give these tips a try and the stresses of life will be much more manageable, according to Washington University psychologist Tim Bono. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Leukaemia patients may be given new hope with treatment on NHS
NHS boss Simon Stevens will announce at the Association of British Pharmaceuticals Industry annual conference that a new blood cancer treatment could be available this year (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

E. coli-infected salad saga rages on: 31 more sickened, bringing the total to 84
E. coli linked to romaine lettuce has now sickened 84 people across the US. The CDC says the germ came from Arizona, but it is using genome sequencing to narrow the location down. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Batangas student who battled cancer had to have her arm amputated
Joy Arcilla, 21, , from Batangas, Philippines, first noticed a tiny lump on her left bicep in October 2012, which she initially dismissed as a mosquito bite. She was diagnosed at just 16 years old. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fitness experts weigh in on the perfect temperature to work out in
Four fitness experts have argued the case for working out in extreme heat, extreme cold and a moderate temperature. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Two Ohio sisters were bullied over their Treacher Collins Syndrome
Asia Williams, 22, and India Walls, 20, were born with Treacher Collins Syndrome, which affects the bones in the face. The sisters, from Marion, Ohio, inherited the syndrome from their mother, Nicole. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belfast mother's joy as 'brain dead' son makes miracle recovery
Doctors in Belfast feared Taylor Reid, now 12, had just a two per cent chance of making it through, after the keen biker endured a horror crash in a field two years ago. He has now recovered. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Steroids left Salt Lake City mom-of-three looking like a 'monster'
Lindsey Hughes, 30, from Salt Lake City, started using steroid creams at just five years old to treat her eczema, and was eventually prescribed a cocktail of high dose creams, inhalers and pills. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Decoded: Enzyme that could stop ageing
20 years on from its discovery, scientists at the University of California have published a study decoding an enzyme that can rejuvenate old cells and stop the ageing process (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Two million Britons take medicine that may increase dementia risk
Researchers from the University of East Anglia found patients taking anticholinergics were 30 per cent more likely to develop dementia than those not taking the drugs. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The most believed cancer myths!
Researchers at University College London and Leeds University found 12 per cent of people are unaware smoking causes cancer. They surveyed 1,330 people to make the finding. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Recommending e-cigarettes to help smokers quit is irresponsible'
Experts debate whether doctors should tell smokers to try e-cigarettes, with one researcher pointing to new studies showing that vaping is dangerous (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

70% of NICU moms suffer postpartum depression
Postpartum depression affects the as many as 70 percent of new mothers whose babies spend their first days in intensive care, but the women's needs often go ignored as staff tend to their newborns. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One dead, two hospitalized by Legionnaire ’s cluster in the Bronx 
All three cases of the severe lung infection that spreads through inhaling contaminated water vapor have been linked back to three connected buildings in the Bronx neighborhood of New York City. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DWTS' Victoria Arlen on spending 4 years trapped in her own body
On Wednesday the Paralympic gold-medalist from Exeter, New Hampshire spoke about the illness that left her completely aware but unable to assure her family she was still there. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rob Hobson explains all the health benefits of bread
Rob Hobson, Healthspan Head of Nutrition, explains why he hasn ’t fallen out of love with bread. Not all bread is made equal, he warns as he offers tips on how to pick yours. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experts warn of ominous new SELF-bullying trend online
A 2017 survey found that six percent of teens had engaged in 'digital self-harm', which involves creating anonymous social media accounts to post mean comments about oneself. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hot weather really does make us angrier, dumber and more violent
A team at Poznan University of Medical Sciences in Poland has found levels of the stress hormone cortisol are lower in winter than summer, and as levels rise with heat, we get more tetchy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Just one puff of cannabis found to reduce depression
However, the Washington State University researchers warned long-term use of cannabis could worsen symptoms of depression. They analysed data from almost 12,000 volunteers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Over-the-counter acid-reflux drugs may cause pneumonia, study finds
Researchers from the University of Exeter found that taking proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) for at least a year is significantly linked to people developing the lung condition. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jennifer Aniston uses CBD oil – but what is it? 
A favourite among A-listers, experts claim that CBD oil can help with joint pain, endometriosis and insomnia. The oil is legal in the UK and will not make you 'high' (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hope for children with rare 'Benjamin Button disease'
While the results of the Boston Children's Hospital study were limited and preliminary, researchers and experts say they could signal a potential breakthrough for children with progeria. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman warns of symptoms after misdiagnosis of Toxic Shock Syndrome
Brooke Wilson, 23, from Michigan, nearly died after contracting toxic shock syndrome from a tampon  after doctors initially dismissed her flu-like symptoms as signs of strep throat. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experts warn of ominous new SELF-bullying trend online and signs your teen is doing it
A 2017 survey found that six percent of teens had engaged in 'digital self-harm', which involves creating anonymous social media accounts to post mean comments about oneself. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Now you can get the MMR vaccine on the high street!
Public Health England last week warned there has been more cases in some parts of the country this year than there was in the whole of 2017. Officials claim the cases are coming from Europe. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drinking a baking-soda solution may help ease arthritis
Researchers from the Medical College of Georgia found that after just two weeks of drinking water with baking soda, people produce fewer immune cells that drive inflammation. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The darkest chocolate bars on the market are best for your health
While many wince at bars with more than 70 percent cacao, the team at  Loma Linda University in California found such a high concentration helps boost the brain and heart by reducing inflammation. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

20 minutes of daily exercise reduces risk of developing depression
An international team of researchers, including experts from King's College London, found that exercise protects against becoming depressed, in spite of age, smoking and weight. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Four-year-old Kenilworth boy with dementia has forgotten first words
Seven-year-old George Young, from Kenilworth, Warwickshire, who suffers from  Batten Disease variant CLN8, is one of the youngest children in the country to have dementia. It usually affects over 65s. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Canadian mother left fighting for her life after scratched by a cat
Theresa Ferris White, 48, from Nova Scotia, Canada, developed pyoderma gangrenosum after the scratch, which happened while she was working in an animal shelter. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Patients are overdosing on paracetamol due to a shortage of dentists
A study found that 38 per cent of all A&E admissions for accidental paracetamol overdose were as a direct result of patients self-medicating for toothache due to a lack of dentists. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Depression can be prevented by exercise
An international team of researchers, including experts from King's College London, found that exercise protects against becoming depressed, in spite of age, smoking and weight. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother-of-two was left fighting for her life when she was scratched by a CAT
Theresa Ferris White, 48, from Nova Scotia, Canada, developed pyoderma gangrenosum after the scratch, which happened while she was working in an animal shelter. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The four-year-old boy with dementia: Youngster has forgotten his first words
Seven-year-old George Young, from Kenilworth, Warwickshire, who suffers from  Batten Disease variant CLN8, is one of the youngest children in the country to have dementia. It usually affects over 65s. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

E-cigarettes are being sold as 'edgy lifestyle devices'
Professor Gillian Leng, pictured, said there are still doubts over the long-term health effects of e-cigarettes. Almost 3 million people in Britain use the products leading to fears over 'passive vaping'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breakthrough prostate treatment rolled out on the NHS
A breakthrough prostate treatment which will spare tens of thousands of men invasive surgery is being rolled out on the NHS. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

E-cigarettes are being sold as 'edgy lifestyle devices which could keep people on them for too long'
Professor Gillian Leng, pictured, said there are still doubts over the long-term health effects of e-cigarettes. Almost 3 million people in Britain use the products leading to fears over 'passive vaping'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How a head injury could make you see yourself differently
Amy Schumer's insecure character in her new movie I Feel Pretty gets a new leash on life after a head injury changes her brain and gives her new confidence - and science says it may be possible. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How much can a 'broken heart' hurt grieving spouses?
A sudden shock can trigger a heart attack or something like it called broken heart syndrome. Some studies also have found that people are more likely to die soon after losing a spouse. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cannabis users can now test how high they are with a new app
Researchers from Chicago developed a prototype called Am I Stoned which helps cannabis users understand how the drug is affecting them through a series of tasks. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does cannabis cause psychosis? Scientists discuss the risks
Scientists from Western Sydney University discuss how previous research suggests marijuana increases the risk of schizophrenia, while other studies imply the drug may benefit mental health. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Childhood obesity is giving more girls irregular periods
A study by researchers at University of Colorado found that 20 percent of girls with type two diabetes have irregular periods, indicating the possibility of serious reproductive problems. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Middle-aged people are most vulnerable social media users
Researchers at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, found that social media improves the well-being of young adults but damages the mental health of middle-aged people. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Obese women should soak in HOT TUBS to lower risks of heart woes
While losing weight would be the biggest game-changer, researchers found a dip in a jacuzzi is an effective short-term measure to prevent heart woes from ovarian cysts common in the obese. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mental fatigue tires out elderly people's bodies more than physical
Physical and mental activities are both important to older people's health, but mental tasks can be more exhausting than physical ones, a Clarkson University study found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Women lacking in mineral zinc will struggle to conceive for 3 months
A study from Pennsylvania State University has revealed that zinc deficiencies, which affect 80 percent of women, can cause infertility by inhibiting the development of eggs. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fears of massive rise in sex-selective abortions in China and India
Experts fear the test could cause a gender 'genocide' of abortions in India and China where parents prefer to have male children and will often abort female infants. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Paracetamol in pregnancy raises children's risk of ADHD and autism
Researchers from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem add to previous studies that have linked paracetamol to communication problems and reduced IQs among children. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New mothers need their first check-up within 6 weeks of giving birth
The American College of Gynecologists and Obstetricians is now calling for women to see their doctors nine weeks sooner after giving birth to screened for life-threatening complications. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA cracks down on easy-to-hide Juul e-cigarettes
The US Food and Drug Administration is at last on the offensive against Juul e-cigarettes - sleek, nicotine-filled devices that have become popular with teenagers trying to sneak a smoke in class. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news