Mom warns about invisible breastfeeding danger that left her newborn dangerously underweight
Jordan Talley, of Bowling Green, Kentucky, has warned about an invisible breastfeeding danger that caused her daughter, Lucy, to fall dangerously underweight and develop sunken eyes. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

8 everyday things that could be harming your fertility
There can be many reasons having a baby doesn ’t come naturally. But some everyday items in your life could also be to blame, says nutritionist Julie Hancox. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trying cannabis by 15 doubles the risks of an addiction, study finds
Students who tried marijuana before age 15 were twice as likely to develop an addiction to any drug than peers who waited until 17 to try a toke, a new University of Montreal study has found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating a Mediterranean diet may offset the damage of air pollution
Researchers from New York University studied 548,699 adults across America over 17 years. Those who ate more fruit, veg and whole grains were five times less likely to die pollution-related deaths. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Keeping babies too clean may trigger leukaemia due to their immune systems not being strong enough
Researchers from The Institute of Cancer Research, London, found youngsters who are genetically at-risk of leukaemia are more likely to develop the condition if not exposed to germs. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Measles outbreak: 15 confirmed sufferers at a West Sussex school
This comes after figures released earlier this month revealed that between January 1 and May 9, 440 cases of measles were confirmed in England, with London being the worst hit. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tomato sauce is good for your gut: Cooked is healthier than raw for gut bacteria
Researchers from the Universitat Polit ècnica de València say cooking tomato sauce makes its health-giving antioxidant lycopene more able to survive digestion and be absorbed into the body. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Measles outbreak warning: Fifteen confirmed sufferers at a secondary school in West Sussex
This comes after figures released earlier this month revealed that between January 1 and May 9, 440 cases of measles were confirmed in England, with London being the worst hit. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

From heated toilet seats to tap water: 8 everyday things that could be harming your fertility
There can be many reasons having a baby doesn ’t come naturally. But some everyday items in your life could also be to blame, says nutritionist Julie Hancox. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Huge surge in kids poisoned by ADHD pills since 2000
Between 2000 and 2014, around 10,000 American children under 19 were hospitalized, and three died after taking methylphenidate or amphetamine, a new study reveals. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Black children at double the risk of suicide as white children in US
Overall rates are low, but twice as many black children between five and 12 commit suicide in the US as do white children, according to new research from Nationwide Children's Hospital in Ohio. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Indian woman has never worn shoes due to elephantiasis
Tawheeda Jan, 21, from Soi-Pathri in Kashmir, India, had her toes removed in an operation to try and stop a condition which caused her feet to swell so large she must always walk barefoot. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Philadelphia girl completely transforms her body by weightlifting
Fitness guru, Mari Llewellyn, 23, was 245lbs at her heaviest and managed to cut down to a toned weight of 173lbs of pure muscle (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stimulating brain with magnets could be 'safer' treatment for obesity
Researchers at the University of Milan say deep transcranial magnetic stimulation could reduce the level of endorphins produced in obese people's brains when they eat. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Canadian reunites with doctor who saved her life after premature birth
Canadian woman Rachelle Mainse, who was born prematurely at 30 weeks, has reunited with the doctor who saved her life at Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital 30 years ago. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sammi Gallier who clinically died twice becomes a bodybuilder
Samantha Gallier,  27, from the Isle of Wight, has congenital disease and was born with three holes in her heart. Competing as a bodybuilder carries huge risks if she pushes herself too far. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

French surgeon rebuilds windpipes ravaged by cancer by using donor hearts
Professor Emmanuel Martinod, who works at Avicenne Hospital near Paris, uses aortas from donors to replace damaged sections of patients' tracheas, allowing them to breathe normally. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

People with large waistlines have lower levels of vitamin D
Researchers from the VU University, Amsterdam, found obese people who carry excess fat around their midriffs have lower vitamin D levels. Liver fat is associated with low vitamin D in obese men. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Major advance' sees a French surgeon rebuild windpipes ravaged by cancer by using donor HEARTS
Professor Emmanuel Martinod, who works at Avicenne Hospital near Paris, uses aortas from donors to replace damaged sections of patients' tracheas, allowing them to breathe normally. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman, 21, has NEVER worn shoes because elephantiasis left her with feet the size of footballs
Tawheeda Jan, 21, from Soi-Pathri in Kashmir, India, had her toes removed in an operation to try and stop a condition which caused her feet to swell so large she must always walk barefoot. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exercising for two hours per week can slow ageing of the heart
Researchers at the Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine in Dallas, Texas, found that people in their 60s who had consistently exercised throughout their life had healthier arteries. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NSW mother said her baby saved twin brother before she was stillborn
At 12 weeks pregnant, doting mother Yana Williams, from NSW, was given the heartbreaking news that one of her twins was not going to survive. Here, she shares her heartbreaking story. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exercising for two hours per week can slow ageing of the heart and reduce the risk of deadly disease
Researchers at the Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine in Dallas, Texas, found that people in their 60s who had consistently exercised throughout their life had healthier arteries. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother Yana Williams said her baby Halo saved her twin brother before she was stillborn at 33 weeks
At 12 weeks pregnant, doting mother Yana Williams, from NSW, was given the heartbreaking news that one of her twins was not going to survive. Here, she shares her heartbreaking story. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman who clinically died TWICE defies doctors to become a professional bodybuilder
Samantha Gallier,  27, from the Isle of Wight, has congenital disease and was born with three holes in her heart. Competing as a bodybuilder carries huge risks if she pushes herself too far. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Taking your shoes off when you come home could help you slim down
Environmental chemicals carried into the house on your footwear meddle with your hormones and promote the build up of fat, according to a study from the University of Aveiro in Portugal. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

People with large waistlines have lower levels of vitamin D, study finds
Researchers from the VU University, Amsterdam, found obese people who carry excess fat around their midriffs have lower vitamin D levels. Liver fat is associated with low vitamin D in obese men. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More 11-year-olds in England are now obese than in the US
Britain is starting to overtake America in obesity rates, with the latest figures showing that more children in England are classed as obese at the age of 11 than in the US. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The top four teas to cleanse your liver, calm the gut and rejuvenate the skin  
Here, with the help of food author and holistic chef, Lee Holmes, FEMAIL looks at the top four brews to cleanse your liver, calm the gut and rejuvenate your complexion. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Theresa May to announce how artificial intelligence will save '22,000 lives a year' by 2033'
Theresa May will claim in a speech advances in artificial intelligence will mean cancer patients will get five more years of healthy, independent life by 2035, and thousands more will be saved. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

6 years of exercise in middle age could slash risk of heart failure
A study of more than 11,000 adults found that increasing physical activity for as little as six years in middle age cuts the risk of heart failure by a third. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Filmed for the first time: the amazing transplant of a 'warm, beating donor heart'  
The amazing moment a British transplant patient becomes one of the first to receive a ‘warm and beating’ donor heart has been captured for the first time by television cameras. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Forced into early menopause, now I can't stay slim: MATT ROBERTS answers your questions
If you are overweight, losing the excess pounds is known to help ease some common menopausal symptoms such as exhaustion and hot flushes. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Victory for Mail on Sunday as hospital 'hit squads' target NHS health tourists  
NHS bosses have launched a crackdown on health tourism, just weeks after The Mail on Sunday exposed the vast sums being lost to foreign patients who fail to pay up. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Extreme fasting didn't suit rats but my new 5:2 diet's good for us, says doctor Michael Mosley
Could some fasting diets increase the risk of type 2 diabetes? That was the question posed by scientists last week, after researchers unveiled evidence that seemed to suggest they might. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HEALTH NOTES: Piers's diet downfall... naan bread  
He has never been one to shy away from a challenge – and the latest one for Piers Morgan is trying to slim down despite his hectic media schedule. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blood test for prostate cancer could eliminate the need for almost half of biopsies  
US researchers have come up with a potential replacement for the unreliable PSA blood test currently used on the NHS in Britain, which can be wrong three out of four times. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DR MAX THE MIND DOCTOR: The truth is our jails are holiday camps... with drugs
Drugs are now so rife in prisons that the Royal College of Nursing reports staff have required hospital treatment for accidentally inhaling fumes from 'zombie drug' spice while treating inmates. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Parents of two children who died of a cancer that 95% survive are suing doctor
Damian Creed and Salette Ruiz were both diagnosed with retinoblastoma aged two in Miami, Florida. Though 95 percent of sufferers survive, Damian and Salette died the same week in 2016. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Anxiety weakens your bones by cutting vitamin D and boosting cortisol
For the first time, an Italian study has revealed a link between higher anxiety levels and greater risks of brittle, fragile bones in postmenopausal women who are at greater risks for osteoporosis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A mix of Viagra and the flu vaccine could treat cancer
The team at the University of Ottawa found that erectile dysfunction drugs block suppressor cells, allowing natural killer cells to do their cancer-fighting job. The flu vaccine further invigorates the killer cells. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Men who fear they are going through a 'manopause' could be at risk of problems in the bedroom
Middle-aged men who simply believe low testosterone will hit their libido could end up less interested in sex, study from the University of Sheffield reveals. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

German twins treated for a genetic disease in the womb are thriving
German twins Maarten and Linus are thriving two years after they became the first babies to ever receive a drug in the womb to correct a genetic defect that would keep them from sweating properly. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Implant rewires stroke survivors brains to help them move limbs again
Ken Meeks, 63, is the first patient in an Ohio State University clinical trial of a device that acts like a 'pace maker for the brain,' making it easier for stroke survivors like Ken to relearn motions. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

People who live in small, rural towns are happier than city-dwellers
Cities have higher salaries and education and lower unemployment rates. But they are far less joyful. The Canadian researchers say it lays bare the importance of communities over isolation. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman battling cervical cancer needs £70,000 for last hope treatment
Tracey Burke, 30, from Dundee, was diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2015 and is now seeking £90,000 private treatment in Germany because none of the NHS treatments worked. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bacteria passed to women during sex could increase the risk of delivering their baby prematurely  
Researchers at University College London and Imperial College London say certain types of bacteria could increase the risk of babies being born too soon, which can cause death or disability. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Twins who were the first ever babies treated for a genetic disease in the WOMB are thriving
German twins Maarten and Linus are thriving two years after they became the first babies to ever receive a drug in the womb to correct a genetic defect that would keep them from sweating properly. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blogger shares how fitness has helped with her mental health and postpartum depression
Kelsey Wells, 28, shared an Instagram post showing her transformation from after giving birth to now, four years later. A doctor suggested she deal with her depression with fitness. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chiropractors do relieve back pain: Spinal manipulation eases discomfort in over 60% of sufferers
Researchers from the Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, Seattle, found spinal manipulation benefits 62.6 percent of lower-back pain sufferers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news