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Measles warning: NHS urges people to STAY AT HOME as deadly disease hits UK cities

Measles is a deadly, highly infection virus, that can lead to pneumonia, meningitis and hepatitis. The NHS confirmed a measles outbreak in both Leeds and Liverpool on November 23. It urged people suffering from symptoms to stay at home, and to phone their GP for medical advice. Measles symptoms include coughing, a rash, sore, watery eyes, and a fever. The ...

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Dementia diet: Drinking THIS unlikely JUICE could slow symptoms of brain decline

Dementia is a growing concern in the UK where rates are set to soar to a million by 2025. Previous research has suggested that eating a diet rich in oily fish and mushrooms could help ward off the condition that triggers debilitating symptoms such as memory loss, difficulty with language and problems thinking. However, beetroot juice has been singled out ...

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Arthritis: ‘Clicking’ and ‘popping’ joints could be a sign of PAINFUL condition

Arthritis symptoms include inflammation, red skin over joints, and joint stiffness. But, the public has been urged to take action, if their joints are popping and clicking, alongside pain. It came after a survey revealed 60 per cent of Brits do nothing about snapping joints. Joints can creak and click when cartilage degenerates, and it’s no longer protected from friction. ...

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Tech That Helps Seniors Maintain Independence

One of the scariest moments in a person’s life is the loss of independence. From the moment we leave home to strike out on our own, we are the masters of our own destiny. By the time we reach 40, we have made a life for ourselves with our own families and traditions. The family home is a part of ...

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One-size treatment for blood cancer probably doesn’t fit all, USC researchers say

Most multiple myeloma studies involve people of European descent, but the disease is more likely to affect African-Americans Although African-American men are three times more likely to be diagnosed with a blood cancer called multiple myeloma, most scientific research on the disease has been based on people of European descent, according to a study led by researchers at the Keck ...

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Best supplements for sex drive: Take THIS 4p vitamin to boost libido during winter

Sex drive can take a natural dip during winter – but taking a vitamin D supplement could help. The so called ‘sunshine vitamin’ – that we can easily absorb from sun exposure during summer – is essential for a range of health benefits, including looking after bones, the brain and the immune system. However, a deficiency, which often hap… Daily ...

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