What causes heart disease and how can you prevent it?

What causes heart disease and how can you prevent it?

What is heart disease? The term heart disease can describe a range of conditions that affect your heart health. Heart diseases can include coronary artery disease; heart rhythm problems (arrhythmias); and heart defects you’re born with (congenital heart...
What are the early signs of Dementia?

What are the early signs of Dementia?

In the UK, 850,000 people are being treated for dementia, with numbers set to rise to over 1 million by 2025. The key to curing dementia is an early diagnosis. If a person has dementia, their symptoms will be noticeable and will affect their day-to-day life almost...
Is there a cure for Hayfever?

Is there a cure for Hayfever?

The summer months are full of activity for most of us, all of which can be adversely affected by the suffering brought on by severe hay fever symptoms. Currently, there is no cure for hayfever however there is a number of ways to relieve the symptoms both short term...
What are thread veins? How do you treat them?

What are thread veins? How do you treat them?

Thread veins are a common problem that affects up to 88% of women and 79% of men. They are very fine visible veins lying in the skin. They come from normal veins in the skin which grow much bigger than their usual size. They often occur near the ankle, over the inside...
Does my child have autism?

Does my child have autism?

Autism, according to the NHS Information Centre, is estimated to affect around 1% of the UK population. Often the first people to question if a child is on the autistic spectrum are the child’s parents or carers. This is because families often start to struggle with...