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Top 10 Causes of death

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

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Occurance of Diabetes increasing

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

Skin changes in PCOS

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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

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

Potatoes linked to Diabetes

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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

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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

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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

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

Antidepressants linked to Autism

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

Walnuts May Improve Health

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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…