More than 220 people died on Britain's hottest EVER day of July 25

MORE THAN 220 PEOPLE DIED ON BRITAIN'S HOTTEST EVER DAY OF JULY 25

Statistics show there were 1,404 deaths registered on July 25 in England and Wales this year. That is 222 people, almost a fifth, more...

Almost half of lamb mince 'contains infectious parasite'

ALMOST HALF OF LAMB MINCE 'CONTAINS INFECTIOUS PARASITE'

Researchers from Flinders University in Adelaide tested shop-bought lamb mince in Australia 79 times and found 34 of the samples -...

 
 
 
Bird flu is found at Suffolk chicken farm just days before Christmas

BIRD FLU IS FOUND AT SUFFOLK CHICKEN FARM JUST DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS

A number of birds at a commercial farm in Suffolk were found to have the H5 strain of avian flu, the Department for Environment, Food...

Model, 48, doesn't look older than her late 20's and says her vegan diet is to thank for her looks

MODEL, 48, DOESN'T LOOK OLDER THAN HER LATE 20'S AND SAYS HER VEGAN DIET IS TO THANK FOR HER LOOKS

Victoria Feather, 48, from London, who has modelled in TV adverts for Guinness and Sony TV, said that she feels healthier and more...

 
 
 
Mother, 21, almost dies weeks after giving birth after being 'poisoned' by her own placenta

MOTHER, 21, ALMOST DIES WEEKS AFTER GIVING BIRTH AFTER BEING 'POISONED' BY HER OWN PLACENTA

Katie Shirley, from Manchester, collapsed after suffering a stroke in her bathroom seven weeks after giving birth to daughter Olivia,...

Midlife makeover! Salesman, 47, looks unrecognisable after three cosmetic surgeries in Turkey

MIDLIFE MAKEOVER! SALESMAN, 47, LOOKS UNRECOGNISABLE AFTER THREE COSMETIC SURGERIES IN TURKEY

Neil Greenwood, from Oldham, Manchester, came home a new man after the procedures over the summer. He had been balding since his 20s...

 
 
 
Woman, 86, is left with a serious infection in her legs after letting her puppy lick her feet

WOMAN, 86, IS LEFT WITH A SERIOUS INFECTION IN HER LEGS AFTER LETTING HER PUPPY LICK HER FEET

The woman, from Israel, went to hospital with red, tender and swollen skin on her right leg. A blood test diagnosed an extremely rare...

Bodybuilder, 39, is told she has 12 months to live after a lump on her ankle turned out to be CANCER

BODYBUILDER, 39, IS TOLD SHE HAS 12 MONTHS TO LIVE AFTER A LUMP ON HER ANKLE TURNED OUT TO BE CANCER

Nikki Jenkins, a bikini fitness athlete from Aintree, Merseyside, said she felt completely healthy but had a lump on her ankle which...

 
 
 
Woman who had lip fillers reveals how treatment left her with nightmare 'trout pout' for THREE YEARS

WOMAN WHO HAD LIP FILLERS REVEALS HOW TREATMENT LEFT HER WITH NIGHTMARE 'TROUT POUT' FOR THREE YEARS

EXCLUSIVE: Kay Smith, 53, from Darvel, East Ayrshire, had lip fillers as a confidence boost for her 50th birthday, but was left with...

Experts reveal the one thing all addictive food has in common

EXPERTS REVEAL THE ONE THING ALL ADDICTIVE FOOD HAS IN COMMON

Experts have revealed how the most addictive foods share one quality - the same ratio between fat and carbs as human breast milk. Many...

 
 
 
Father and daughter reunited at hospital bed after she saved his life by donating part of her liver

FATHER AND DAUGHTER REUNITED AT HOSPITAL BED AFTER SHE SAVED HIS LIFE BY DONATING PART OF HER LIVER

Richard Burdge, from New York, was diagnosed with liver cancer aged 62 and initially was unable to find a donor. Daughter Tiffany was...

Only one US state has 'enough' therapists to treat children with autism

ONLY ONE US STATE HAS 'ENOUGH' THERAPISTS TO TREAT CHILDREN WITH AUTISM

As rates of autism among US children surge, experts at Emory University warn that only one state in the US has a sufficient number...

 
 
 
8 sickened with E. coli from pre-packaged salad and 41 ill from salmonella in fruit salad

8 SICKENED WITH E. COLI FROM PRE-PACKAGED SALAD AND 41 ILL FROM SALMONELLA IN FRUIT SALAD

The CDC says eight people have contracted E. coli in three states from a pre-packaged salad kit while the FDA announced a recall of...

Labelling junk food with exercise needed to burn off calories inside shames people into eating less

LABELLING JUNK FOOD WITH EXERCISE NEEDED TO BURN OFF CALORIES INSIDE SHAMES PEOPLE INTO EATING LESS

Scientists from Loughborough University found people ate 65 fewer calories per meal and 200 less each day when exposed to the messages...

 
 
 
Supergirl actress Chyler Leigh reveals journey with bipolar disorder 

SUPERGIRL ACTRESS CHYLER LEIGH REVEALS JOURNEY WITH BIPOLAR DISORDER 

Chyler Leigh has opened up about her struggle to manage her bipolar disorder and how she's now teamed up with Be Vocal to de-stigmatize...

Losing as little as 10lbs could slash the average American's diabetes risks, study finds

LOSING AS LITTLE AS 10LBS COULD SLASH THE AVERAGE AMERICAN'S DIABETES RISKS, STUDY FINDS

For every one point lower BMI, people are at 1.37-fold lower risks for developing type 2 diabetes - even if they are not overweight...

 
 
 
Have you found meaning in life? People who say they have a sense of purpose live longer

HAVE YOU FOUND MEANING IN LIFE? PEOPLE WHO SAY THEY HAVE A SENSE OF PURPOSE LIVE LONGER

A new study from the University of California, San Diego has found that participants who said they feel they've found purpose in life...

Gene variant DOUBLES hear failure risks for black and Latinx Americans

GENE VARIANT DOUBLES HEAR FAILURE RISKS FOR BLACK AND LATINX AMERICANS

Only 11 percent of people with the risky gene variant had been diagnosed with the protein buildup disease. Mount Sinai and Penn Medicine...

 
 
 
Alzheimer's hope as scientists find a way to reverse symptoms by disrupting two toxic proteins

ALZHEIMER'S HOPE AS SCIENTISTS FIND A WAY TO REVERSE SYMPTOMS BY DISRUPTING TWO TOXIC PROTEINS

The proteins amyloid beta and tau work together and hamper brain messaging, researchers at the University of Edinburgh found after...

Rationed mail-order STI tests in London 'as competitive as Glastonbury tickets'

RATIONED MAIL-ORDER STI TESTS IN LONDON 'AS COMPETITIVE AS GLASTONBURY TICKETS'

A mail-order STI testing service in London is reportedly limited to 5,000 tests per week and one patient reported having to get up...

 
 
 



Probiotic Yeast May Help Treat Drug-resistant Fungal Infections

Probiotic Yeast May Help Treat Drug-resistant Fungal Infections

A study by researchers at WPI and the Central Food Technological Research Institute in India shows that yeasts derived from food are effective in preventing infections and... Read more ...

Lower BMI Tied to Lower Diabetes Risk, Even among Non-Overweight People

Lower BMI Tied to Lower Diabetes Risk, Even among Non-Overweight People

Having a lower body mass index is strongly linked to reduced type II diabetes risk, among people with varied family history, genetic risk factors, and weight, reveals a new study. Read more ...

Fresh and Older Blood are Equally Effective for Transfusion

Fresh and Older Blood are Equally Effective for Transfusion

Transfusions using fresh red blood cells are no more useful than older red blood cells in decreasing the risk of organ failure or death in critically ill children, reports a... Read more ...

Fresh Red Blood Cell Transfusions Do Not Help Critically Ill Children More...

Fresh Red Blood Cell Transfusions Do Not Help Critically Ill Children More Than Older Cells: Study

Doctors should not be afraid to use older red cells in critically ill children, stated new study. Read more ...

Effect of Aging on Heart Disease: New Insights

Effect of Aging on Heart Disease: New Insights

Aging adults are more likely to have and die from heart disease than their younger counterparts. A new study finds a reason to link biological aging to the development of... Read more ...

Specialized Immune Cells may Help Repair Inflammatory Bowel Disease Damage...

Specialized Immune Cells may Help Repair Inflammatory Bowel Disease Damage in Children

Specialized immune cells that dampen inflammation and help repair the gut can be used as a potential therapy for kids dealing with the painful symptoms of inflammatory bowel... Read more ...

Meaning in Life Linked to Better Health and Well-being

Meaning in Life Linked to Better Health and Well-being

New study has examined the meaning in life and relationship with physical, mental and cognitive functioning. Read more ...

LCD Screen Pollution: Your Household Dust may Contain More Toxic Chemicals...

LCD Screen Pollution: Your Household Dust may Contain More Toxic Chemicals from LCDs

LCD screen pollution: More toxic chemicals from LCD television, iPhone and computer screens are found in household dust. Liquid crystal monomers used in flat-screen TVs... Read more ...

Indian-Origin Scientist Finds Dead Probiotic That can Repair Leaky Gut

Indian-Origin Scientist Finds Dead Probiotic That can Repair Leaky Gut

Indian-origin scientist has discovered a dead probiotic that can decrease age-related leaky gut and control harmful, aging-related inflammation. Read more ...

8 sickened with E. coli from pre-packaged salad and 41 ill from salmonella...

8 sickened with E. coli from pre-packaged salad and 41 ill from salmonella in fruit salad

The CDC says eight people have contracted E. coli in three states from a pre-packaged salad kit while the FDA announced a recall of a pre-cut fruit salad mix that sickened 33... Read more ...