Category: Health

The Robot Revolution

The Robot Revolution

Computers, robots and other intelligent machines are revolutionizing medical and social care. Robotic surgery Traditional keyhole surgery involves making small cuts in the body (under general anaesthetic obviously) and inserting small tubes attached to...

Tummy Troubles Sorted

Tummy Troubles Sorted!

Bloating, diarrhoea, constipation… If you feel like a digestive disaster area you’re not alone. Around nine million of us have tummy troubles every year. Here’s how to listen to your gut Many digestive problems...

tea

Why Tea Is So Terrific!

Tea and your health It seems the antioxidants in tea might help protect against a number of cancers, including breast, small intestine, pancreas, liver, ovarian, prostate, colon, skin, lung, esophagus, stomach, and oral cancers....

Asprin; The Anticoagulant

Asprin; The Anticoagulant

Still used to thin blood, latest guidance recommends more effective drugs for preventing stroke in people with heart irregularities. Aspirin is an anti-platelet drug that partially prevents blood-clotting cells (platelets) from sticking together to...

A Dream Start

A Dream Start

When you drift off to sleep, you’re doing more than just resting, as dreaming can be surprisingly beneficial. You’re walking down the street and you suddenly realize that, to your horror, you haven’t got...

10 Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore

10 Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore

Life is full of annoying little health problems, but there are some we need to pay more attention to here are ten to take notice of. 1.Headaches Most headaches respond to diet and lifestyle...

Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

8 Life Saving Questions

Take our quiz and discover what you can do to take better care of your heart – they may even save your life. Cardiovascular disease (CVD), which includes problems with the heart and circulation,...

Feeling Cramped

Feeling Cramped?

Many of us get the occasional cramp, but, for some, it’s a recurring condition that blights their lives.