The four dietary changes that may signal dementia – what to look for

Dementia is a progressive brain condition whereby parts of the brain become irreversibly damaged. There are many different causes of dementia, and many different types. The symptoms are dictated by the cause of dementia and the region of the brain affected. An uncommon form of dementia is frontotemporal dementia, which, as the name suggests, primarily affects the frontal and temporal […]

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Coronavirus symptoms: Scientists discover gene in virus causing schizophrenic symptoms

Much focus of the novel coronavirus has been focussed on health symptoms which include a persistent cough, fever, shortness of breath, loss of taste and smell and gastrointestinal issues. Now new research looks at the worrying effects the virus could have on certain people’s minds. Scientists have discovered a certain gene that replicates itself more rapidly in one’s mind causing […]

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Coronavirus symptoms update: Five unusual warning signs

Britain is at a “tipping point” in its battle with COVID-19, according to health secretary Matt Hancock. This comes as England’s chief medical officer Professor Chris Whitty has warned the rate of COVID-19 infections in the UK is “heading in the wrong direction”. With the prospect of a second national lockdown becoming more likely with every passing day, it is […]

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Back pain: Experiencing any of these eight symptoms could mean your pain is more serious

In most cases, back pain can be as commonplace as a mild headache, a sneeze, or eye strain. In fact, non-specific low back pain is a frequent ailment. One study report that the lifetime prevalence of chronic low back pain is as high as 84 percent, making one’s chances of experiencing discomfort at one time or another pretty high. What […]

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Lung cancer symptoms: Do your nails feel like this? Warning sign

Lung cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the lungs – the two spongy organs in your chest that take in oxygen. Survival rates for lung cancer vary widely, depending on how far the cancer has spread at the time of diagnosis. Unfortunately, the prognosis is poorer than other forms of cancer because it is not usually picked […]

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Parkinson’s disease: Orthostatic hypotension is a lesser known warning – what is it?

Parkinson’s disease is a chronic, progressive disease that damages the nerves, including those that are responsible for maintaining blood pressure. In addition, dopaminergic drugs that are used to treat Parkinson’s disease may cause or worsen orthostatic hypotension. What is orthostatic hypotension and what are the symptoms to spot? Parkinson’s is caused by a loss of nerve cells in a specific […]

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Heart attack: Do you sweat like this? The unknown warning sign of the dangerous condition

When temperatures soar or one has a fever, it’s perfectly normal to sweat. However, sometimes sweating for no reason could be a major warning sign of something far more sinister. Sweating more than usual could in fact be a sign of heart problems and should not be ignored. Pumping blood through clogged arteries takes a lot more effort from the […]

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Celia Imrie health: Actress reveals health battle that goes ‘on and on’ – symptoms

Celia Imrie first captured audiences throughout the 80s and 90s, when she proved her chops for comedy on various sitcoms and sketch shows, alongside Victoria Wood. Humour may be her natural bent, but she has also fought a difficult health battle over the years. Celia Imrie has a complicated relationship with food after suffering from an eating disorder in her […]

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Vitamin B12 deficiency warning: A worrying condition that can develop if you lack B12

Vitamin B12 deficiencies are far more common than people realise and lacking in the vitamin could create worrying conditions and side effects in the body. Hematologic manifestations are one of the symptoms of a severe deficiency which creates a condition known as neutropenia. What is neutropenia? READ MORE Coronavirus symptoms update: Warning signs in your muscles Cancer Therapy Advisor explained vitamin B12 […]

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Coronavirus symptoms update: Do your muscles feel like this? The sign of an infection

The deadly virus is known to attack the body in a number of ways affecting either the eyes, skin, nose or even ears. Myalgia and arthralgia relate to symptoms which happen inside the body and with a person’s muscles. What is myalgia and arthralgia? READ MORE High cholesterol: Sign your cholesterol could be dangerously high While bodily aches and pain can […]

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