Men with physically demanding jobs are more likely to die younger
Researchers at VU University in Amsterdam looked at records of 193,696 patients and found men who were more active at work tended to die younger than their less strained counterparts. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Elderly people in care homes will be kept company by robots
Dr Chris Papadopoulos, a public health expert at the University of Bedfordshire said the robots (pictured) could help take some pressure off over-burdened health workers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Study reveals it's husbands who are responsible for the lack of sex
A review of 64 studies into couples ’ love lives has found that men are put off sex by the expectation that they will make the first move. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Trump flies to visit Melania after she undergoes kidney procedure
First Lady Melania Trump underwent a kidney procedure at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, her office announced Monday. The president flew to visit her in the afternoon. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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A dietitian looks into what is in the UK's favourite loaf of bread
Bacon butties. Packed lunches. Toast with butter. Sliced bread may be a staple, but few of us think of it as a health food. Here, we reveal what's in a Warburtons white 800g Toastie loaf. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Lily Bailey shares tips on how to beat your OCD
Around 750,000 people in the UK are estimated to have OCD, with around one in 50 experiencing it at some point in their lives. This is one woman's story. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Asthma suffers are one fifth more likely to be killed by the disease if they are wealthy
For those aged five to 44, the death rate among the most affluent households was 19 per cent higher than the poorest. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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SECRETS OF AN A-LIST BODY:   How to get Scarlett Johansson’s upper arms
Scarlett Johansson dazzled fans in a strapless gown, last week. But how can you replicate her gym success? Here, we give you expert suggestions for maximum results. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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How an injection to thin blood can also help you breathe more easily  
Heparin, a drug that has been around for more than 100 years, significantly improves lung function and breathing in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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How you have paid to help legalise lethal party drugs
Psychedelic drugs could be used to treat mental health problems. But, as Good Health can reveal, a key organisation funding their work is a pressure group with a parallel agenda. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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We all deserve a good death: A dignified end can be planned
New research suggests we want to know more about death, but don ’t know what to ask. Here, experts call for greater openness between healthcare professionals and families. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Pig virus could pose potentially lethal threat to human populations
A Sars-like vomiting bug that infects pigs has been shown to jump between species including chickens, cats and humans, Ohio State University researchers have found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Nurses shouldn't be referred to as sisters 'because it puts men off'
Nurses should not be referred to as sisters or matrons because it puts men off joining the profession, it was claimed yesterday. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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How an injection to thin the blood can also help you breathe more easily  
Heparin, a drug that has been around for more than 100 years, significantly improves lung function and breathing in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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How YOU have paid to help legalise lethal mind-bending party drugs
Psychedelic drugs could be used to treat mental health problems. But, as Good Health can reveal, a key organisation funding their work is a pressure group with a parallel agenda. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

SECRETS OF AN A-LIST BODY:   This week, how to get Scarlett Johansson’s upper arms
Scarlett Johansson dazzled fans in a strapless gown, last week. But how can you replicate her gym success? Here, we give you expert suggestions for maximum results. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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We all deserve a good death: A dignified end can be planned - as these moving stories prove...
New research suggests we want to know more about death, but don ’t know what to ask. Here, experts call for greater openness between healthcare professionals and families. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Rise in kids inhaling second-hand marijuana smoke at home
The report by the City University of New York suggests cannabis may be complicating efforts to limit kids' exposure to second-hand smoke, after years of efforts to curb cigarette smoking around kids. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Trump flies to Walter Reed to visit Melania after she undergoes kidney procedure
First Lady Melania Trump underwent a kidney procedure at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, her office announced Monday. The president flew to visit her in the afternoon. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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ASK THE GP: Why do I feel so itchy all the time?   Dr Martin Scurr answers your questions
DR MARTIN SCURR, the Daily Mail's resident GP, answers questions about chronic itching and whether to work through a niggling pain. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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What's REALLY lurking in Britain's favourite loaf of bread?
Bacon butties. Packed lunches. Toast with butter. Sliced bread may be a staple, but few of us think of it as a health food. Here, we reveal what's in a Warburtons white 800g Toastie loaf. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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How to beat your OCD (by the loving sister who shows it can have the most unexpected symptoms)   
Around 750,000 people in the UK are estimated to have OCD, with around one in 50 experiencing it at some point in their lives. This is one woman's story. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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The bizarre tell-tale signs that show your loved ones could have Parkinson's
Lawyer Nick Freeman, AKA Mr Loophole for his record at winning acquittals in motoring cases, was stunned when his younger brother developed Parkinson's. This is his story. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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UNDER THE MICROSCOPE:   David Harewood, 52, answers our health quiz
The actor, who recently appeared alongside Claire Danes in Homeland, believes he is fitter than ever and tries to eat his five per-day. He was sectioned at a London hospital 30 years ago. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Resistance training may treat depression just as well as drugs
Lifting weights or might work just as well as drugs to treat depression symptoms for some of the 16 million people that battle the condition, new University of Limerick research suggests. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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The shocking truth about the new 'wonder jab' for high cholesterol
Could cutting your risk of heart disease soon be as simple as getting a flu jab? That was the suggestion after research was published last week about a new drug to treat high cholesterol. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Former Nevada Sen. Harry Reid undergoes surgery for cancer
Former Nevada Sen. Harry Reid is recovering after undergoing surgery Monday to remove a cancerous tumor from his pancreas. The 78-year-old Reid will undergo chemotherapy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Pig virus which is potential threat to humans has...
A Sars-like vomiting bug that infects pigs has been shown to jump between species including chickens, cats and humans, Ohio State University researchers have found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Mother, 32, who delayed skin cancer treatment for unborn twins has died 10 months after giving birth
At just 17 weeks' gestation, tests revealed Kansas-based Danielle Dick - who had been declared 'all-clear' of skin cancer five years earlier - had stage 4 melanoma. She died on April 26. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Dozens sickened by salmonella-infected eggs in 9 states, CDC reports
As of Monday, 35 people across the East Coast, and in Colorado, have be sickened by the eggs, which are sold nationwide in stores and eateries, from Walmart to Waffle House. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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The keto diet protects your eyesight
To so-called keto diet has shown to ease seizures in epilepsy patients. Now a study has found the slimming celebrity diet could also lower the risk of glaucoma, the leading cause of blindness. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Statins may increase people's risk of motor neurone disease
Researchers from the University of San Diego found statins, which combat high cholesterol, increase people's risk of the condition by nine-to- 100 times depending on the drug type. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Is a cure for the common cold in sight?
Researchers from from Imperial College London have created a molecule that prevents the virus from hijacking a protein in human cells that it uses to protect itself from people's immune systems. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Avoiding a midnight snack and early breakfast is key to staying slim
Researchers from the University of Adelaide found mice on a high-fat diet gain less weight when they are only able to eat for half the day. More than 25 per cent of adults in the UK are obese. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Dying Erika Zak pens letter to insurer that denied her a liver
Surgery to remove tumors on her liver from stage 4 colon cancer left Erika Zak of Oregon with a hole in the organ which is now failing the young mother, but her insurance refused to cover a transplant. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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World Health Organisation vows to eliminate trans fats from diets globally
The World Health Organization has released its plan to rid the world of trans fats, which contribute to bad cholesterol and heart disease, in just five years, the agency revealed in a statement today. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Yogurt appetizer fights inflammation
Even in those who ate plenty of meat and carbs, eating 12 ounces of yogurt a day as an appetizer helped to off-set the inflammation caused by saturated fat, US researchers found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Half of US women are afraid of childbirth, study estimates
The only concrete studies on fear of childbirth come from Scandinavia. Lee Roosevelt, a nursing professor at the University of Michigan, sought to investigate the issue in the US. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Nineteen dead in Democratic Republic of Congo's Ebola outbreak
Thirty-nine suspected, probable or confirmed cases have occurred between April 4 and May 13. An Ebola pandemic killed at least 11,000 when it decimated West Africa between 2014 and 2016. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Mediterranean diets reduce women's risk of hearing loss by 30%
Researchers from Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, believe Mediterranean diets help to lower blood pressure and reduce inflammation, leading to better blood flow through the ears. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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11 life lessons this world famous fitness coach lives by
Home workout guru Shaun T shares his 11 tips for stress release and feeling at your best. He says looking after number one and trying to not sweat the small stuff are key to wellbeing. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Air pollution can cause unborn babies to 'have high blood pressure'
Children who were exposed to pollution during the third trimester of their mothers' pregnancy were 61 percent more at risk for high blood pressure, new research from Johns Hopkins University found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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NHS should PRESCRIBE diet plans or vouchers for weight loss classes
Professor Susan Jebb, a Public Health England advisor and professor at Oxford University, says obesity should be treated by doctors and regarded as a serious health risk like high blood pressure. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Plague of toxic caterpillars will be removed from Norfolk cliffs
Workers from North Norfolk District Council will move in this week to destroy the 7-to-38mm long insects. In the mean time, footpaths in the coastal town of Cromer have been taped off. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Sepsis killed couple and now their daughter is spreading awareness
Days after coming down with what she thought was just flu, grandmother-of-four Jackie Dowdeswell, 64, from Swindon, Wiltshire, passed away from the blood infection nearly a decade ago. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Pregnant women who drink just two mugs of coffee a day are more likely to have overweight children
Researchers from Gothenburg University found expectant mothers who consume over 200 mg of caffeine a day are more likely to have children who carry excess weight by their eighth birthdays. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Maddy Orford died of cardiomyopathy after two heart transplants
Talented 17 year-old Maddy Orford from Bourne, Lincolnshire, died in hospital after two heart transplants failed to treat her cardiomyopathy, a condition which weakens the heart. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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'My family has been decimated by sepsis': Deadly disease killed childhood sweethearts
Days after coming down with what she thought was just flu, grandmother-of-four Jackie Dowdeswell, 64, from Swindon, Wiltshire, passed away from the blood infection nearly a decade ago. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Are your portion sizes making you fat?
There's no denying that portion sizes are getting larger and larger. Nutritionist Lee Holmes revealed the right amount of protein, carbohydrates and fruit and vegetables that our bodies need. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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Grieving mother warns of silent killer heart disease that took her 17 year old daughter ’s life
Talented 17 year-old Maddy Orford from Bourne, Lincolnshire, died in hospital after two heart transplants failed to treat her cardiomyopathy, a condition which weakens the heart. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
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