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Latest news from Express-Health and Life feed

  1. Stomach bloating: Five foods giving you tummy discomfort

    07.27 / 18:17 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    STOMACH bloating is a common digestive problem and can be triggered by health conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome or even ovarian cancer. Most commonly, however, it's down to…
  2. Cancer breakthrough: Trendy spice could be key to killing tumours

    07.27 / 15:39 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    CANCER is tackled using a variety of drugs and treatments, but turmeric spice - famously now used in lattes as well as curries - could be the key to a future…
  3. Eczema warning: Why you should never do this in the shower

    07.27 / 14:20 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    ECZEMA - also called atopic dermatitis - affects six million people in the UK, and the condition causes the skin to become itchy, red, dry and cracked. However, popular bathroom products may be to…
  4. Sugar linked to THIS hidden issue: Scientists reveal how diet can affect mental health

    07.27 / 14:20 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    SUGAR and sugary food and drinks could be linked to depression - a new study has…
  5. Supplement warning: Overdosing on this essential mineral can leave you in a coma

    07.27 / 13:03 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    SUPPLEMENTS are a way to help achieve a healthy diet, and taking extra iron is particularly popular. However, consuming too high a dose can be…
  6. Diagnosing dementia symptoms - THIS procedure could help spot specific type of disease

    07.27 / 11:46 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    DEMENTIA can include Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia and frontotemporal dementia - and the different types of disease can have different s…
  7. Gene editing in human embryo carried out for first time in America

    07.27 / 10:28 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    TECHNOLOGY that allows alteration of genes in a human embryo has been used for the first time in the United States, according to Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, which carried out the…
  8. Pancreatic cancer CURE: Deep-water green sponge could KILL deadly disease

    07.27 / 10:28 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    PANCREATIC cancer, one of the UK’s deadliest forms of cancer, could one day be treated, or even cured - after experts found a small green sponge from the sea floor in Alaska could kill the t…
  9. Antibiotics U-turn - taking a full course of drugs not necessary, experts suggest

    07.27 / 09:08 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    ANTIBIOTICS are drugs used prescribed treat bacterial infections. Controversially, experts have said GPs should stop telling people to always finish a course of…
  10. What is Bell’s palsy? Angelina Jolie reveals suffering with rare condition

    07.27 / 07:50 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    ANGELINA Jolie has revealed she suffers with a condition called Bell’s palsy - but what is the condition and what are the s…
  11. Statins news: Experts call for chronic kidney disease sufferers to be offered statins

    07.27 / 00:02 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    STATINS should be routinely offered on the NHS to everyone suffering chronic kidney disease, it will be announced…
  12. Skin cancer breakthrough: Scientists discover way to treat DEADLIEST type

    07.26 / 20:07 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    SKIN CANCER is diagnosed in 100,000 people a year, with 2,500 cases proving fatal annually. However, researchers may have discovered how to kill melanoma cancer…
  13. Alzheimer’s breakthrough: Simple test could detect disease 'with 85 per cent accuracy'

    07.26 / 20:07 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    A SIMPLE test could determine whether someone has…
  14. Arthritis symptoms: Would YOU be able to spot these five RARE types?

    07.26 / 18:49 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    ARTHRITIS is a disease causing inflammation and stiffness in the joints. Despite their prevalence, osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis are not the only types - would you be able to spot the symptoms of these rarer…
  15. Dementia diet: Eating THIS for breakfast could ward off brain ageing

    07.26 / 17:32 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    DEMENTIA affects 850,000 people in the UK, and the term describes a set of symptoms that include memory loss and difficulties with thinking, problem-solving or language. However, a new study has discovered how eating particular foods may help fight brain…
  16. Stroke warning: Overdosing on THIS popular supplement could cause this side-effect

    07.26 / 16:14 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    STROKE medication - known as anticoagulants - reduces your risk of developing a potentially-fatal blood clot. However, consuming too much omega-3, usually through supplements, can stop the drugs from working…
  17. How to live longer: Brain cells that control AGEING have been discovered

    07.26 / 16:14 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    THE brain cells that control ageing have been discovered offering the hope of people living…
  18. Blood pressure reading could be inaccurate if GP used THIS technique

    07.26 / 14:56 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    HIGH blood pressure - or hypertension - affects one in four people in the UK, but people with the condition could be missing out on life-saving…
  19. Care for elderly: Britain LAGGING behind other economies when looking after the vulnerable

    07.26 / 14:56 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    BRITAIN is lagging behind similar economies when it comes to looking after the health and well-being of elderly people, new research…