May 9 2019
A food allergy reaction can range from a blocked nose or hives, to vomiting or difficulty breathing, to anaphylaxis. These reactions happen after eating a particular food that causes the immune system to mount an attack against the ‘enemy’ food. When this food is consumed again, the antibodies previously created will trigger and kick-start the allergic reaction.
May 2 2019
Only one in five people wash their hands with soap after going to the toilet. Many of those people will then go on to eat or prepare food for themselves or others leading to contamination and running the risk of causing illnesses such as food poisoning and flu.
April 29 2019
Having a new hip or knee doesn’t mean that you have to give up on your garden.We are a nation of keen gardeners.
April 24 2019
White Coat Syndrome, also known as White Coat Hypertension or the White Coat Effect, describes a patient experiencing high blood pressure and anxiety when
April 24 2019
Can’t get outside to enjoy the garden, or don’t have one? There’s always another way to flex those green fingers.
April 18 2019
Easter doesn’t have to mean saying yes to eating everything. It also doesn’t mean you have to say no to everything either.
April 16 2019
Every hour, two people in the UK are told they have Parkinson’s, that’s around one adult in every 350.
April 8 2019
April heralds the start of the marathon season in the UK. Here’s a few tips that will help you keep your cool on the day.
April 4 2019
Friday 5th April is National Walk to Work Day, and it is a great reminder to ditch the car, put on some walking shoes and take some gentle but effective exercis
April 2 2019
National parks are great places to take a stroll in, but figures from Public Health England (PHE) show an alarmingly high amount of people aged between 40 and 60 are dangerously inactive.