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Ovarian Cancer Diagnosed As IBS by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Lindy Waldron was shocked t discover she had ovarian cancer after previously being wrongly diagnosed with irratbale bowel syndrome (IBS). The woman, a 59 year old librari ... Read on »
Warnings Over A Heatwave In England by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine OK people, you better hunt out your kaftans, straw hats, jumbo water bottles and 50 factor sunscreen, because believe it or not, the usually drizzly little country that is E ... Read on »
Diocese Reccomends Against Wine During Communion To Stop Spread Of Swine Flu by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine It seems swine flu has managed to infiltrate the firm grip of religious traditions after the Catholic Diocese of Plymouth has announced wine should not be offered as part of ... Read on »
More Fat In Supermarket Salads Than A Big Mac & Fries by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A report revealed today that some pre-packaged shop bought salads have more fat in them than a Big Mac and fries. Which? has identified options at Morrisons and Asda are ... Read on »
Antony Worral Thompson Joins Campaign To Lift Smoking Ban by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine TV chef and restaurateur Antony Worral Thompson has become an additional member of a campaign group demanding the smoking ban be amended. Thompson, along with MPs from th ... Read on »
Taste Buds Are Defined By Where You’re From by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine In the Midlands it’s strong curry flavours that excite the taste buds, while up north in Scotland they prefer rich creamy textures to savour. New food researchers have di ... Read on »
Miracle Drug Breakthrough For Prostate Cancer by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Two men are celebrating their lives after they were treated with a new radical drug which in essence, cured their inoperable prostate cancer. Doctors at the Mayo Clinic i ... Read on »
New Arthritis Drug Slows Development Of The Disease by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A new study poses the possibility of using a drug normally reserved for those who are severely disabled in order to treat early stage rheumatoid arthritis. In the trials ... Read on »
Cooking Carrots Whole Gives Extra Cancer Protection by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine New research has proven that we can up our cancer fighting skills merely by popping our vibrant carrots into the pot whole to cook, rather than chopping them up first. Could ... Read on »
Men More Likely To Die From Cancer Than Women by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine New research released today reveals that men have a 40 per cent higher risk of dying from cancer than women. In addition they are 70 per cent more likely to die from cancers ... Read on »
Vegemite Getting a Face Lift (Well, Body Lift) by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Ahh Vegemite - that sticky black stuff that Australians know and love so well (and Britons love to hate its UK cousin, Marmite) – is getting a modern ‘alteration’. T hat’ ... Read on »
Premium Vodka Sales Going Up by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Distinguished vodka drinkers are shelling out a pretty penny for premium and luxury brands that are being marketed on their heritage and style credentials, with some co ... Read on »
New Self-Assesment Developed For Alzheimer’s by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Doctors have developed a new test that will revolutionise the way Alzheimer’s is diagnosed as patients can undertake a memory test themselves. A report revealed that the ... Read on »
EU Scraps Plans To Allow Rosé Wine To Be Made By Blending Red and White by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine <!– @page { margin: 2cm } P { margin-bottom: 0.21cm } –> The battle of the rosés has come to an end. A sigh of relief can be breathed as the European Commission ... Read on »
Women Cutting Back On Alcohol For Beauty’s Sake by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine OK ladies, so we have not exactly created a very nice image of ourselves as drinkers over the past decade – from the wholly un-ladylike “ladette” culture to the quintessenti ... Read on »
Probiotics Not Beneficial To The Healthy by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Reports from a microbiologist come out today warning people that probiotic supplements are not recommended for people without health problems and in addition could be detrim ... Read on »
MMR Jab Could Become Compulsory by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine <!– @page { margin: 2cm } P { margin-bottom: 0.21cm } –> A public health expert has warned that children without the MMR vaccine should not be allowed to attend ... Read on »
Women Dominating The Medical Profession by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine <!– @page { margin: 2cm } P { margin-bottom: 0.21cm } –> It seems times in the medical profession really are a changing as more women take up a place in what wa ... Read on »
Save The Planet By Avoiding The Burping Sheep by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine <!– @page { margin: 2cm } P { margin-bottom: 0.21cm } –> Is it just me or has the world gone carbon emission mad? Yes we should all be doing our bit for the env ... Read on »
Nobu Advises Diners Not To Order Their Food by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Ok, so here’s a novelty – a restaurant advising their customers not to eat their food. Yes, bizarrely, Nobu – the acclaimed sushi restaurant is trying to put their patrons o ... Read on »