Researchers may have found a breakthrough treatment for a genetic form of autism! While it’s still new, scientists are hopeful, as they’ve been using...

Dementia is the name given to a group of symptoms linked to an ongoing decline in brain function, according to the NHS. The condition affects about 850,000...

Heart attack symptoms can be triggered rapidly, or gradually. Signs that the event is occurring include a pain in the chest, feeling dizzy or an overwhelming...

Dementia is a term used to describe a group of diseases linked to the ongoing decline of brain functioning. The four most common types are vascular dementia,...

Vitamin B12 is important for many body processes, but if it is in short supply the body won’t make as many red blood cells, they will be abnormally...

Heart attack symptoms include chest pain, a feeling of lightheadedness and sweating among others. The dangerous event can come on rapidly, or gradually...

Mini strokes are also known as a TIA – a transient ischaemic attack. Like strokes, a TIA is caused by a blood clot blocking an artery leading to...

High blood pressure affects about one in every four UK adults, according to the NHS. The condition, which is also known as hypertension, increases your...

Back pain is very common, and usually improves within a few months, according to the NHS. It’s usually nothing to worry about, and should get better...

Arthritis is a common condition that affects people of all ages, according to the NHS. The condition may be caused by a wearing down of the smooth cartilage...

There are two types of stroke; ischaemic and haemorrhagic. The first is when a clot blocks a blood vessel, stopping the flow of blood and starving the...

Diabetes type 2 is caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin, or the body not reacting to insulin, according to the NHS. Without...

BBC Weather has forecasted record-breaking temperatures across most of the England and Wales today. As the UK prepares to indulge in sweltering 28 degrees...

Arthritis is a common condition that affects people of all ages, according to the NHS. Arthritis symptoms can include joint pain, inflammation, and having...

Diabetes type 2 is caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin, or the body not reacting to insulin, according to the NHS. Without...

Making small lifestyle changes could help you to live longer, according to the NHS. One of the key aspects to your longevity is your weight. You can...

Back pain is a very common condition, and usually gets better by itself within a few weeks or months, said the NHS. Lower back pain is the most common...

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common digestive condition that affects about 20 per cent of all people in the UK, according to the NHS. It’s caused...

Vitamin D is considered one of the most important vitamins for bodily function. It helps regulate the amount of calcium and phosphate in the body, which...

Strokes are a life-threatening, medical emergency, that’s caused by the blood supply to the brain being cut off, according to the NHS. If the blood...

Back pain is very common, and usually improves within a few weeks or months, according to the NHS. Pain in the lower back is the most common type of...

Migraines are a “brain disease” that involves having a really bad headache. It can make patients sensitive to light, as well as feeling nauseated. The...

Vascular dementia usually occurs over the age of 65 and is caused by reduced blood flow to the brain, which damages and then eventually kills the brain...

A stroke can lead to brain injury, disability and possible death. The sooner a person receives treatment, the less damage is likely to happen. It can...

A heart attack happens when the supply of blood to the heart is suddenly blocked, usually by a good clot. Lack of blood to the heart may seriously damage...