Statins: The ‘bad’ side effects to be aware of – do you need to see a GP?

STATINS lower the level of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in the blood, which is often referred to as “bad cholesterol”, and statins reduce the production of it inside the liver. Occasionally people may experience bad side effects, which may need to be flagged with a GP. Daily Express :: Health Feed  More...

by admin | Published 1 week ago
By admin On Monday, June 20th, 2022

Supplements warning: Four supplements that may cause ‘potentially fatal’ heart arrhythmias

MULTIVITAMINS are used by millions to help stave off deficiencies, but the pills aren’t without flaws. Four supplements used widely to improve athletic and mental performance have been linked to the development More...

By admin On Saturday, June 11th, 2022

Nick Knowles health: TV star had to ‘find a better way’ of managing his health after scare

NICK KNOWLES, 59, is currently on a health kick in a bid to shed some weight, he revealed on BBC One’s Saturday Kitchen. This is not the first time he has been galvanised into action. Daily Express :: Health More...

By admin On Friday, June 3rd, 2022

Kate Middleton health: The Duchess’ severe allergy – symptoms can start ‘within minutes’

WITH the success of Trooping the Colour in order to kick-off the Platinum Jubilee celebrations, many marvelled at the lineup of 250 horses, animals which the Queen is known to love. However for one senior royal More...

By admin On Thursday, May 26th, 2022

Stroke: The breakfast ingredient that may prevent ‘blockages that lead to strokes’ – study

THERE are countless cardiovascular diseases, but the most feared is stroke. Fortunately, the disease can be averted with the right dietary amendments, and new researchers suggest eggs may be key. Daily Express More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 17th, 2022

Cancer: Four sensations in the leg could be among ‘first clues’ signalling ‘lethal’ cancer

THE ILL-DEFINED nature of cancer symptoms can significantly delay referrals, so keeping well-informed of warning signs is crucial. According to recent findings, however, up to 70 percent of cancer patients are More...

By admin On Monday, May 9th, 2022

High cholesterol: Doctor explains the ‘most important’ factor for lowering levels

AS HIGH cholesterol puts you at a higher risk of severe health problems, ranging from heart problems to strokes, keeping your levels in check is crucial. Whether you do this through lifestyle tweaks or medicine, More...

By admin On Sunday, May 1st, 2022

Statins: Three supplements known to heighten the risk of potentially deadly side effects

STATINS are the bedrock of cardiovascular disease prevention but rarely do their side effects go unnoticed. These vary massively in severity, with minor headaches and potentially life-threatening rhabdomyolysis More...

By admin On Friday, April 22nd, 2022

Heart disease: Flu-like symptoms including headache and sore throat signs of myocarditis

MYOCARDITIS is inflammation of the heart that can affect its electrical system and muscle, reducing its ability to pump blood. This can potentially cause a rapid heart rhythm, or arrhythmia. Daily Express :: Health More...

By admin On Thursday, April 14th, 2022

B12 deficiency symptoms: Three signs in your feet that signal low B12 has caused ‘damage’

VITAMIN B12 plays a pivotal role in the body so becoming deficient in it can prove ruinous. In fact, consistently low levels can cause “damage” to your nervous system and the signs can show up on your More...