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Top 10 Causes of death


The USA has just published their list of top 10 causes of death for 2014.

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Occurance of Diabetes increasing


The number of diabetics in the UK now over 4 million. Read More…

Skin changes in PCOS


Acanthosis nigricans is a skin condition where dark patches appear on the neck. This condition has now been linked to Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. Read More…

Hepatitis C linked to Parkinsons


A study here in Neurology has shown a link between Hepatitis C and Parkinson's Disease. Read More…

Potatoes linked to Diabetes


A study published here in Diabetes Care has linked an increased risk of Diabetes with potato consumption, especially chips. Read More…

Ovarian Cancer Screening Works


According to a paper published in the Lancet screening for Ovarian Cancer reduced the mortality rate by 15%. Read More…

Statins linked to kidney disease


Research published in the American Journal of Cardiology has identified a 30-35% increase in the risk of kidney disease in people taking statins. However, the benefits still out weigh the risks. Read More…

Video Games boost memory


It seems that playing 3D video games improves your memory Read More…

Antidepressants linked to Autism


Antidepressants in Pregnancy Linked to Increased Autism Risk. Read More…

Walnuts May Improve Health


Eating a handful of walnuts each day may be particularly good for people at risk of developing diabetes, a U.S. study suggests. Read More…