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Health

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.

Nits warning – THREE causes of head lice infestations

Lice - which lay eggs, known as nits - are parasitic insects that are found on the head, eyebrows or eyelashes, according to the...

Aussie flu symptoms – SLASH your risk of deadly virus by avoiding these household...

Flu symptoms can be impacted by humidity in the home Taking a long bath or boiling the kettle can increase risk of flu Viruses thrive in...

Piles – this is how much water you need to drink everyday to prevent...

Haemorrhoids, or piles, are enlarged blood vessels that are found in or around the rectum and anus, according to the NHS. Piles symptoms include bleeding...

Drinking wine ‘could protect your TEETH and fight off cavities and gum disease’

GETTY Chemicals in wine have been found to combat mouth bacteria that potentially causes gum diseaseChemicals in the tipple combat mouth bugs that cause the...

Vitamin D deficiency: How much do you need a day and should you be...

Vitamin D plays an important part in the function of the body, regulating the amount of calcium your body needs to keep bones, teeth...

Diabetes – these five pence a day supplements could LOWER blood sugar

Diabetes type 2 is caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin, according to the NHS. Without enough of the hormone, sugar...

How is ovarian cancer detected? If you have the signs and symptoms take this...

Ovarian cancer symptoms could be mistaken for less serious conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome or pre-menstrual syndrome.  A new poll has found that some...

High blood pressure symptoms – eating avocado can help lower hypertension

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, affects more than one in four adults in the UK, but many won’t realise they have it.  Heart...

Short-sighted woman with bleeding in the eye can see again with this treatment

Poor vision and unhealthy eyes affect half of premature children, it’s been revealed. Eyes continue to grow for about the first 20 years of our...

Dementia news: Slashing alcohol intake ‘could curb your risk by up to a third’

Research based on those hospitalised for alcohol abuse showed 39 per cent of early-onset dementia cases were attributable to drinking-related brain damage. Last night experts...

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“We Primed Ourselves For Discord” – The Dangers Of Exaggerating Russia’s Role In The...

As we've pointed out time and time again, anybody who has read the Mueller indictment would likely assume that Russian agents were orchestrating a...

Chelsea news: Real Madrid sends Thibaut Courtois transfer ultimatum over contract talks

The Belgium international’s current deal at Stamford Bridge expires in 2019 and the west London club are keen to offer him an extension. Real are...

Turkey must develop ‘unmanned tanks’ & more as NATO refuses to share military tech...

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has instructed the Turkish defense industry to develop a home-produced unmanned tank, and has criticized NATO states’ reluctance to share...