• Walkways lined with obstacles will make a constitutional stroll even more beneficial, study shows By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    WALKWAYS LINED WITH OBSTACLES WILL MAKE A CONSTITUTIONAL STROLL EVEN MORE BENEFICIAL, STUDY SHOWS

    Creating footpaths featuring obstacles - such as balance beams and stepping stones - could help improve overall health, a study suggests.

  • Statins' success may be fuelling obesity crisis by discouraging patients from losing weight By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    STATINS' SUCCESS MAY BE FUELLING OBESITY CRISIS BY DISCOURAGING PATIENTS FROM LOSING WEIGHT

    Around eight million Britons take statins to lower their cholesterol, and up to nine million are on medications to lower blood pressure....

    Cholesterol, Obesity
  • Come down with a bug? Use DailyMail.com's guide to tell whether it's Covid, flu or RSV  By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    COME DOWN WITH A BUG? USE DAILYMAIL.COM'S GUIDE TO TELL WHETHER IT'S COVID, FLU OR RSV 

    DailyMail.com created a guide to inform Americans which respiratory virus is responsible for any flu-like symptoms they may be feeling...

    Cold, Flu
  • HEALTH NOTES: GPs fail women over weight loss By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    HEALTH NOTES: GPS FAIL WOMEN OVER WEIGHT LOSS

    Some 54 per cent of the 2,500 women who took part in a survey said their doctor offered no advice or help for weight loss, despite...

  • Spinal tap test offers new hope to patients with early dementia By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    SPINAL TAP TEST OFFERS NEW HOPE TO PATIENTS WITH EARLY DEMENTIA

    A spinal tap, currently undergoing a pilot study, uses a long needle to remove fluid from the spinal cord and has been proved to correctly...

  • Mail On Sunday's gift guide for health lovers By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    MAIL ON SUNDAY'S GIFT GUIDE FOR HEALTH LOVERS

    The Mail On Sunday has gone through a list of health conscious gifts ahead of the festive season, providing a range of possible presents...

  • FRANCESCA WASHTELL: How I developed cervical cancer aged 31 By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    FRANCESCA WASHTELL: HOW I DEVELOPED CERVICAL CANCER AGED 31

    FRANCESCA WASHTELL: May 3 was my first day with The Mail on Sunday. But instead of attending the regular Tuesday morning meeting, I...

    Hospital, Cancer
  • From drawing nudes to knitting socks, yet more ways to beat loneliness By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    FROM DRAWING NUDES TO KNITTING SOCKS, YET MORE WAYS TO BEAT LONELINESS

    From choirs for the tone-deaf to community dog walks, last week The Mail on Sunday suggested innovative and inspiring ways to beat...

  • New drug hope for 1.5 million diabetic Britons at risk of kidney disease By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    NEW DRUG HOPE FOR 1.5 MILLION DIABETIC BRITONS AT RISK OF KIDNEY DISEASE

    Last week, NHS Scotland spending watchdogs approved a tablet, finerenone, for type 2 diabetes patients living with kidney disease and...

    Drugs, Diabetes
  • DR ELLIE CANNON: Should I try nappy ointment to soothe my itchy red skin?   By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    DR ELLIE CANNON: SHOULD I TRY NAPPY OINTMENT TO SOOTHE MY ITCHY RED SKIN?  

    DR ELLIE CANNON: Today's reader would like to know whether applying Sudocrem to their painful rash will provide relief, having tried...

    Skin
  • Which diet is best for me? DailyMail.com weighs the pros and cons of seven top fad diets By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    WHICH DIET IS BEST FOR ME? DAILYMAIL.COM WEIGHS THE PROS AND CONS OF SEVEN TOP FAD DIETS

    DailyMail.com dug deep into seven popular fad diets to find which is best, and what benefit each can provide to you - and what risks...

    Diet
  • DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: How you can tell when someone's lying to you  By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: HOW YOU CAN TELL WHEN SOMEONE'S LYING TO YOU 

    DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: You might think you can tell, but in fact research shows that most of us are pretty terrible at working out when...

  • Father reveals daughter, 4, is on a ventilator in hospital with Strep A - as six children die of bug By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    FATHER REVEALS DAUGHTER, 4, IS ON A VENTILATOR IN HOSPITAL WITH STREP A - AS SIX CHILDREN DIE OF BUG

    Little Camila Rose Burns was dancing on Friday evening with friends but by Monday fighting for her life on a ventilator at Alder Hey...

    Hospital
  • Biden administration pledges to eradicate AIDS by 2030: US will spend extra $7.4bn a year By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    BIDEN ADMINISTRATION PLEDGES TO ERADICATE AIDS BY 2030: US WILL SPEND EXTRA $7.4BN A YEAR

    About 30,000 Americans are diagnosed with the disease every year, while globally 1.5million catch the disease annually. America is...

    AIDS
  • Woman, 64, nearly dies of 'toxic SQUASH syndrome' after drinking trendy calabash juice By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    WOMAN, 64, NEARLY DIES OF 'TOXIC SQUASH SYNDROME' AFTER DRINKING TRENDY CALABASH JUICE

    An unnamed 64 year old woman nearly died of developed toxic squash syndrome after she drank calabash juice that she bought at a local...

  • The cure for thinning hair might be waiting for you in the vitamin aisle By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    THE CURE FOR THINNING HAIR MIGHT BE WAITING FOR YOU IN THE VITAMIN AISLE

    Men looking for a cure to their baldness may be able to find relief in over the counter supplements rather than pricy transplant procedures,...

    Cures, Hair, Vitamins
  • Zapping brain with lasers can improve MEMORY, study finds By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    ZAPPING BRAIN WITH LASERS CAN IMPROVE MEMORY, STUDY FINDS

    Researchers aimed a laser above people's right eye, just below their hairline, to penetrate into their brain and stimulate their prefrontal...

    Brain, Eye
  • Strikes will cause even MORE chaos in A&E By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    STRIKES WILL CAUSE EVEN MORE CHAOS IN A&E

    Up to 100,000 nurses will take industrial action on Thursday, December 15, and Tuesday, December 20, in a row over pay and staffing...

  • Los Angeles warns it could reinstate indoor MASK MANDATE within weeks as Covid cases rise By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    LOS ANGELES WARNS IT COULD REINSTATE INDOOR MASK MANDATE WITHIN WEEKS AS COVID CASES RISE

    Dr Barbara Ferrer, LA County's director of public health, said Thursday that the locality was moving from 'low' to 'medium' Covid transmission,...

  • Sophie Pugh forced to choose between horrific chemo and palliative care after cancer find By Daily Mail   -   Dec 5, 2022

    SOPHIE PUGH FORCED TO CHOOSE BETWEEN HORRIFIC CHEMO AND PALLIATIVE CARE AFTER CANCER FIND

    A 28-year-old woman faces death after doctors dismissed cancer symptoms as bad period pain and sent her home.

    Cancer, Face