Dementia symptoms include memory loss, difficulty concentrating and mood changes. While one in every 14 people over 65 will develop a neurodegenerative...

High blood pressure – also known as hypertension – could lead to serious problems if left untreated. If your blood pressure is too high,...

Aussie flu has hospitalised almost 500 people since the beginning of October, latest Public Health England (PHE) figures have revealed. The deadly viral...

Norovirus – also known as the winter vomiting bug – is one of the most common stomach bugs in the UK, according to the NHS. Symptoms of the...

Cervical cancer is a condition that develops in a woman’s cervix – the entrance to the womb. While the cancer often doesn’t have symptoms in...

Piles symptoms are often non-existent, and people don’t even know they have them. But, the condition can lead to bleeding after passing a stool, an...

Rheumatoid arthritis affects around 10 million people in the UK, including 15,000 children and young people.  Pain, stiffness, swelling, warmth and...

Rheumatoid arthritis affects around 10 million people in the UK, including 15,000 children and young people.  It can cause problems in any joint in the...

Type 2 diabetes often develops later in life and is associated with being overweight.  With a person who has the condition, the pancreas does produce...

Aussie flu has infected thousands of people across the UK, and the number of cases continues to rise, Public Health England has warned.  A new report...

Aussie flu is just one of the strains of the influenza virus affecting thousands of people around the world this year.  The H3N2 strain was given the...

Prostate cancer symptoms include difficulty starting urination or holding back urine, painful urination, and difficulty having an erection Many men...

Aussie flu – the H3N2 strain of the virus – is just one of the strains of the influenza virus that has been affecting millions of people...

Type 2 diabetes is the most common type of diabetes after type 1, but people with prediabetes – a condition that puts people at increased risk...

Stomach cancer is a tumour which forms when cells in your stomach grow in an abnormal and uncontrolled way.  The exact cause is still unclear, but various...

Australian flu is the H3N2 strain of the flu virus, and was given its name – for short ‘Aussie flu’ – after it affected up to 170,000...

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease where the immune system attacks the joints as if they were foreign tissues.  There are other types of...

Earache is often caused by an ear infection, but other causes include ear damage, a build-up of earwax, an object in the ear and even a throat infection.  It’s...

Vascular dementia is a common type of dementia, but can affect patients in different ways, according to the Alzheimer’s Society. But, problems with...

Aussie flu symptoms include headaches, fevers, sore throats and vomiting. While the symptoms are similar to those of normal flu, they tend to last longer...

Aussie flu symptoms include headaches and fever Vomiting, diarrhoea and coughs could also be signs of infection Reduce your risk of infection by washing...

Arthritis affects about 10 million people in the UK, including people of all ages. Joint pain, tenderness, stiffness and inflammation are all symptoms...

Cervical cancer develops in a woman’s cervix – the entrance to the womb from the vagina – and while there are often no symptoms in the...

Aussie flu has been wreaking havoc across Britain – at the beginning of this week the virus was recorded in every postcode in the UK.  Shock figures...

Australian flu, a strain of flu known as H3N2, caused havoc in Australia over its winter. Around 170,000 cases of flu were reported, including a number...