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Personal care products send a child to the ER every 2 hours, study finds

17/06/2019 • 20:05 Health Daily Mail  

Every year, well over 4,000 children are poisoned or injured by hair, skin, and nail cosmetic products, according to a new Nationwide Children's …

Mother-of-one, 25, describes battling through excruciating tissue disorder

17/06/2019 • 19:07 Health Daily Mail  

Amy Miller, 25, from Ontario, Canada, was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome at age two. She was bullied so severely in high school for her appearance …

Is sleep the secret to early Alzheimer's diagnosis?

17/06/2019 • 17:06 Health Daily Mail  

Changes to two kinds of sleep brain waves that tend to occur with age predict the build up of tau tangles and beta-amyloid plaques -harbingers of …

Almost 5,000 cases of Pillsbury flour bags recalled after testing positive for E. coli

17/06/2019 • 16:43 Health Daily Mail  

Manufacturers recalled the bags in 10 states on Friday. E. coli tends to fester in moisture. But a recent CDC investigation into E. coli-infected …

Wearing dirty shoes indoors 'could protect children from asthma'

17/06/2019 • 16:38 Health Daily Mail  

Researchers at the National Institute of Health and Welfare in Finland analysed 1,400 homes in the country and in Germany and found farmyard bacteria …

Lung damage can now be measured with a sensor almost as thin a human HAIR

17/06/2019 • 16:34 Health Daily Mail  

The probe, which is just 0.2mm in diameter, contains 19 sensors that pick up on abnormal acidity and oxygen levels deep in the lungs. It was created …

Kansas teen, 15, survives after falling on a 10-inch knife which impaled his face and skull

17/06/2019 • 15:43 Health Daily Mail  

Eli Gregg, 15, from Redfield, Kansas, tripped and fell on a 10-inch knife on Thursday night. Doctors were able to remove the blade and Eli is not …

Marijuana damages teen brains, top doctors say as they call for the drug to be banned for under-25s

17/06/2019 • 15:16 Health Daily Mail  

Dr Kenneth L Davis, CEO of Mount Sinai Health System, and Dr Mary Jeanne Kreek, of Rockefeller University, warn the studies we do have all show weed …

Hope for millions of asthma sufferers after scientists chart every cell in human lungs

17/06/2019 • 15:15 Health Daily Mail  

The 'atlas' of the lungs by British scientists will lead to better understanding and treatment of asthma. The cells which produce mucous in asthmatics …

Breastmilk protects premature babies against deadly infection - but only if it contains antibody

17/06/2019 • 15:00 Health Daily Mail  

An antibody called IgA in breastmilk protects premature babies from a deadly gut infection. When mothers can't feed, a University of Pittsburgh study …

Cybercriminals could hack into medical devices used in NHS hospitals

17/06/2019 • 13:20 Health Daily Mail  

New York cybersecurity firm CyberMDX revealed the flaws in NHS workstations, adding to concerns about the health service's online safety. (Pictured: …

Woman, 20, with a 100° vertebrae was given just 24hours to live

17/06/2019 • 11:23 Health Daily Mail  

Katie Krzyzanowski was born with neurofibromatosis, which causes tumours to form on nerve endings. This led the now 20-year-old, of Somerset, to …

Receptionist, 50, spends £26,000 on SIX boob jobs to boost her AA breasts to a 'perfect' G cup

17/06/2019 • 11:14 Health Daily Mail  

Janey Byrne, from Lincoln, had five operations due to botched or ruptured implants. After a removal in 2017, her confidence was shattered. So she was …

Blood pressure pill could slow down Alzheimer's 'by boosting circulation to the brain' 

17/06/2019 • 09:14 Health Daily Mail  

A study by Radboud University in the Netherlands found taking the hypertension medication Nilvadipine widens arteries, which allows more oxygen-rich …

I was an introvert with a grey life – until I learned to let go on stage

17/06/2019 • 08:00 Health The Guardian  

The more I stayed in, the more scared I became of going out. Signing up for improv classes helped my shyness to melt away A few years ago I watched a …

The final part of a top neurosurgeon's book reveals how to breathe, dream and sleep

16/06/2019 • 23:16 Health Daily Mail  

DR RAHUL JANDIAL: Today, in the last of our exclusive two-part series, I'll look in more detail at how you can take control of your own brain health …

Five ways to cope with menstrual cramps

16/06/2019 • 15:00 Health The Guardian  

From ginger to gentle exercise or over-the-counter painkillers, gynaecology experts advise on how to alleviate pain Menstrual cramps happen when the …

How to check your moles

16/06/2019 • 14:30 Health The Guardian  

Most moles are harmless, but some can be cancerous, so it’s important to monitor them. A skin cancer screening specialist explains what to look for …

A girl put my daughter through hell, but her mother won’t listen | Dear Mariella

16/06/2019 • 09:21 Health The Guardian  

Pursuing recognition from the mother is unlikely to succeed – but will probably add to your distress The dilemma From very young, my daughter had a …

Exposed: The cannabis oil sales reps breaking the law with claims about it 'treating cancer'

15/06/2019 • 23:52 Health Daily Mail  

Cannabidiol, known as CBD, is increasingly popular as a supposed 'wellness' supplement and sold by freelance reps at up to £60 a bottle through the …