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News Pig delivers you all the breaking news in health development. We are also here to show you those icky moments, strange, wonderful and completely unimaginable health concerns and problems.

What is pneumonia? Symptoms of bacterial infection that affected Kim Kardashian’s son

Kim Kardashian revealed her son Saint, 2, is back at home and recovering on Tuesday after being treated in hospital for pneumonia. The reality TV...

Alzheimer’s breakthrough? Early detection before symptoms develop could be on horizon

A study has found the proteins that clump in the brain causing devastating memory problems and confusion come in different strains. These are linked with...

Diabetes: What happens if symptoms go undetected? Look for this to avoid dangerous outcome

Diabetes is a condition that impacts a person’s blood sugar levels, and there are two main types - type 1 and type 2.  Type 1...

How RUNNING your way to happiness can conquer mental health problems

N/A Rachel Cullen's struggle with mental health started aged just four“After a lifetime of self-doubt, I finally believed in myself,” says the charity worker, 39. Plagued...

Cannabis to be legalised in Australia: Global drug market worth $55billion

Cannabis cultivation in Australia is still relatively small, as recreational use remains illegal. But the government hopes domestic medicinal use, legalised last year, and...

Gestational diabetes: What are the symptoms and how to test for it

Diabetes is a lifelong condition which causes the body’s blood sugar levels to get too high.  This happens because insulin production in the body is...

Sleep health benefits: Snoozing for longer every night could lead to a healthier diet

Adults who increased the amount of sleep they had reported consuming less sugary foods and making better nutritional choices, according to the King's College...

DEADLY MEASLES leads to DESPERATE plea from Doctors for parents to get children MMR...

More than 122 cases of measles have now been confirmed in outbreaks affecting five areas of England. Last month, Public Health England (PHE) and the...

Cancer WARNING: Why you should never ignore difficulty swallowing

Difficulty swallowing could be a sign of oesophageal cancer, and mainly affects people in their 60s and 70s, according to the NHS. The cancer doesn’t...

Flu warning: Number of doctor visits up by 150 PER CENT since start of...

An estimated 31,300 patients attended their GP practice in England with influenza-like-illness (ILI) between January 8 and 14 - a rise of more than...

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Adolescence now lasts from 10 to 24, scientists say

Image copyright Getty Images Adolescence now lasts from the ages of 10 to 24, although it used to be thought to end...

CNN’s Jim Acosta Rips Trump As “King Of Fake News” After Being Thrown Out...

A day after being thrown out of the Oval Office by President Trump, CNN White House correspondent (and possibly the biggest contributor to CNN’s...

Liverpool jail’s severely ill inmates at substantial risk, says psychiatrist

Image caption Poor care at Liverpool jail means mentally ill prisoners are put at substantial risk, says a healthcare review ...