Sunday, 15 December 2019

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  • Craig Revel Horwood health: Strictly judge reveals lifelong health battle – what is it - Craig Revel Horwood had made a name for himself on Strictly Come Dancing as the archetypal pantomime villain, pulling no punches with the would-be celebrity dancers every Saturday night. Behind the judge’s tough exterior, however, lies an altogether more sensitive and complex character. READ MORE Bill Turnbull: ‘Dark times’ BBC...
  • Type 2 diabetes: The three best seeds to lower blood sugar - Type 2 diabetes is a serious condition where the insulin your pancreas makes can’t work properly, or your pancreas can’t make enough insulin. The primary threat posed by impaired insulin production is rising blood sugar levels, which, if left untreated, can hike the risk of life-threatening complications such as heart...
  • Does sugar really make kids hyper? - Food culture is crawling with myths (via Telegraph): swallowed gum stays in your stomach for ever; brown eggs are better than white; microwaving food destroys its nutritional value… and too much sugar makes kids hyper. But does it? The answer, doctors and researchers say after years of study, is a resounding no....
  • Does coffee really stunt your growth? - There are many reasons to be thankful for coffee. It can wake you up with a jolt, kick your backside into gear, and turbocharge your morning, and when prepared with a few amazing extras, it can make for a pretty amazing beverage. But there is one thing that coffee gets a bad...
  • Mum speaks out about port wine stains after people mistook her son's for a burn - A mum is speaking out to raise awareness of port wine stains after her son’s was mistaken for a severe burn. Jensen Norris, six, was born with a port wine stain that covers the majority of his body, appearing across half his face, his chest, arms, and legs. He has...
  • Female Pilots and Flight Attendants Sue Frontier Airlines for Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Discrimination - The American Civil Liberties Union and other organizations have filed two lawsuits against Frontier Airlines for pregnancy discrimination against female pilots and flight attendants. The lawsuits, filed Tuesday by four Frontier pilots and four flight attendants, claims the company penalized women for absences related to pregnancy, denied breastfeeding employees basic...
  • Bed bug symptoms: How to know for sure you have an infestation and how to get rid of them - Bed bugs are blood-sucking pests with shocking reproductive abilities and mutated features that will make anyone’s skin crawl. Bed bugs feed on cats, dogs, other pets and humans and are immune to pesticides. This immunity to pesticides has caused their numbers to rise and outbreaks of the pests to become...
  • Lung cancer symptoms: The sitting down test that could signal the deadly disease - Lung cancer is one of the most common cancers in the UK with around 47,000 people diagnosed with the condition every year. When symptoms of the condition eventually develop, one of the most well-known signs is a persistent cough. READ MORE Lung cancer symptoms: The simple finger test to help...
  • Michael Palin health: Actor’s scare ‘it may take a year to return to normal size’ - Sir Michael Palin, 76, became a comedic legend and a national icon during his days as one of the members of the hit show, Monty Python. The comedy team discarded rules of television comedy allowing them to experiment with form and content with the group being referred to as “an...
  • Perfect Gifts For The Fitness Junkie In Your Life - As we kick into the heat of holiday shopping season, it’s time to consider all your nearest and dearest’s niche interests, passions and obsessions to nail down the perfect gifts. And we’ve all got that friend (or are that friend) obsessed with their workout and fitness routines. Our beloved gym...
Health News
Personal Health

High cholesterol is risky for Younger

Anyone who is under 45 years of age and a high cholesterol level has, suffers later in life more likely to have a heart attack or a stroke than older people, with bad values. The largest study shows to this que...

Scientists slam Chinese CRISPR babies research after manuscript released

The gene editing performed on Chinese twins last year meant to immunize them against HIV may have failed in its purpose and created unintended mutations, scientists said Tuesday after the original research was ...

Legumes: 7 preventive tips against bloating

Tip 1: Small varieties to choose Smaller legumes, as well as the lessons seedlings – usually better tolerated than large ones. Tip 2: soak water and canning liquid to discard When Soaking dried legumes whose ...

Percentage of African ancestry affects gene expression

The percentage of African ancestry in a person’s genome determines the level that certain genes are expressed, called mRNA, according to a new Northwestern Medicine study. The discovery could offer insigh...
Health Problems

Why people buy, trade, donate medications on the black market

Altruism and a lack of access and affordability are three reasons why people with chronic illnesses are turning to the “black market” for medicines and supplies, new research shows. Scientists at Un...

Limited eating times could be a new way to fight...

People with obesity, high blood sugar, high blood pressure or high cholesterol are often advised to eat less and move more, but our new research suggests there is now another simple tool to fight off these dise...

Long-term study finds faster breast cancer radiation treatment as effective...

A shorter course of higher-dose radiation treatment to part of the breast is showing promise in women with early-stage breast cancer who undergo breast conserving surgery, says a study led by Hamilton researche...

British woman in Spain revived after 6 hours in cardiac...

A British woman suffering from severe hypothermia who was revived by doctors in Spain after more than six hours of cardiac arrest, on Thursday hailed her survival as “a miracle”. Audrey Marsh collap...
Beauty & Balance
Family Health

'Thankful' Mariah Carey Celebrates 'Blessings' with Nick Cannon, Boyfriend Bryan...

All Mariah Carey wants for Thanksgiving is her family and friends! The singer, 49, celebrated the special holiday with her loved ones Thursday, showing off her “blessings” in a heartfelt Instagram...

Alec and Hilaria Baldwin Make Their First Public Appearance Since...

Hilaria Baldwin and Alec Baldwin stepped out Thursday for the first time since Hilaria announced that she suffered her second miscarriage in seven months. The pair attended the American Museum of Natural Histor...

James Van Der Beek Reveals Wife Kimberly Suffered a Miscarriage:...

James Van Der Beek and his wife Kimberly are mourning the loss of their sixth baby on the way. During Monday’s Dancing with the Stars semifinals episode, Van Der Beek announced that Kimberly suffered a m...

Sasha Cohen Is Pregnant! Olympic Figure Skater Is 'So Excited'...

Sasha Cohen is going to be a mom! On Sunday, the Olympic figure skater shared the exciting news that she and her fiancé, Geoffrey Lieberthal, are expecting their first child together. The expectant mother ...

Party of Three! Frankie Ballard and Pregnant Wife Christina Arrive...

It all started with a baby bump! Frankie Ballard and his pregnant wife, Christina, attended the 2019 CMA Awards on Wednesday — making their first red carpet appearance since they announced they’re...
Kids Health

Justin Timberlake Wants to Set a Better Example for His...

After Justin Timberlake was pictured holding hands with his Palmer co-star Alisha Wainwright in New Orleans, cheating rumors have abounded. Now, the singer-actor has publicly apologized on Instagram to the peop...

A children’s film fest aims to bring change through cinema...

"Film pedagogy is the most effective and influential educational medium because it's a combination of audio-visual storytelling and entertainment that reaches them at an emotional level. Parents need ...

These Cute Kids Coats Will Keep Them Cozy 'Til Spring

So you’re out shopping, eyeing the cutest tiny clothes for your kids, only to realize you’re actually wishful-shopping for… yourself. No? Hasn’t happened to you? Just us? Well, we’...

Jenna Dewan Cradles Bare Baby Bump in Steve Kazee's Sweet...

Jenna Dewan has got that pregnancy glow! Steve Kazee posted a picture of his girlfriend cradling her bare baby bump for her 39th birthday on Tuesday, December 3. “This woman,” the Tony winner, 44, c...

This mom wrote a children’s book on IVF after having...

The book I'm Very Ferris — A Child's Story about in vitro fertilisation initiates a discussion about IVF and makes it relatable through the eyes of a child. Ferris takes you to his little world and ...