Early dementia signs that everyone should be aware of

Early dementia signs that everyone should be aware of

Dementia diagnosis rates have fallen to a five year low and people are being encouraged to look out for early signs they may have the condition. The Alzheimer’s Society works with individuals and organizations across the UK every year to encourage people to ‘act on dementia’, and the week of action – which this year … Read more

Can’t buy your hay fever medicine? Don’t panic, there are other ways to get through the pollen season | Hay fever

HAS reported shortage of some hay fever medicine comes in the middle of pollen season. Don’t panic – for a start, stress is thought to exacerbate allergy symptoms. In any case, the active ingredient in short supply, chlorphenamine maleate, found in brands including Piriton and Hayleve, can make you drowsy – and there are lots … Read more

Monkeypox: What we know about the smallpox-like virus spreading in the UK, Portugal and Spain

Portuguese health authorities on Wednesday confirmed five cases of monkeypox – a rare viral infection related to smallpox – in young men, marking an unusual outbreak in Europe of a disease typically limited to Africa. Portugal’s General Directorate for Health added it was investigating another 15 suspected cases and that all were identified this month … Read more

New Weight-Loss Intervention Targets Instinctive Desire To Eat

Using a new alternative weight-loss intervention that targets improving a person’s response to internal hunger cues and their ability to resist food, people who are highly responsive to food lost more weight and, importantly, were more successful at keeping the pounds off. People who are highly responsive to food lost more weight and, importantly, were … Read more

Hayfever drug shortage: Private clinics cash in on demand by charging £100 for UNAPPROVED jab

Clinics are cashing in on the UK’s hay fever drug shortage by promoting a jab that was withdrawn by the NHS due to safety concerns. MailOnline found practices advertising Kenalog steroid injections on Instagram for between £35 and £100. The powerful drug works by suppressing the immune system and dampening the allergic reaction hay fever … Read more