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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.

Junk food warning: Teens who watch lot of TV adverts ‘more likely to eat...

Cancer Research UK warned that being bombarded by TV adverts for unhealthy, high-calorie food could lead youngsters to eat more than 500 extra snacks...

Resting heart rate: Five things it can tell you about your health

As well as being a good way to track your fitness, regularly checking your resting heart rate can alert you to a potential health...

Aussie flu: Regular sex can ward off symptoms of deadly virus

Australian flu is the H3N2 strain of the flu virus, and was given its name - for short ‘Aussie flu’ - after it affected...

Diabetes diet: Two tablespoons of this condiment before a meal can help lower blood...

Insulin is an important part of bodily function as it moves glucose from your blood into your cells where it is then converted into...

Dementia diet: Lower your risk of Alzheimer’s disease by following the Mediterranean diet

Dementia risk could be reduced by following the Mediterranean diet, researchers have claimed. The diet, which includes large amounts of vitamins and omega-3 polyunsaturated fats,...

Aussie flu ‘epidemic’: Stop virus spreading by coughing into your elbow

Aussie flu is worrying a leading expert on the influenza virus, as cases continue to rise in the over-65s. The public should prepare themselves for...

George Alagiah cancer: Why does cancer return and how is the condition treated?

George Alagiah, 62, will undergo medical treatment fro cancer, after the disease returned, his agent confirmed. The news presenter had been been diagnosed with bowel...

Blue Monday 2018: FIVE ways to beat January blues on the most depressing day...

Blue Monday is claimed to be the most depressing day of the year, as the Christmas and new year festivities seem like a distant...

Cereal can ward off arthritis: How a high-fibre diet can beat the condition

GETTY (STOCK) A high-fibre diet helps with arthritis, researchers have foundIt is one of the best and tastiest ways to introduce more fibre into our...

FLU CRISIS: Health officials RAMP UP warnings amid IMMINENT big freeze

The Met Office with Public Health England (PHE) upgraded a level-2 cold weather alert to a more serious level-3 ‘cold weather action’. The warning, which...

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Migrant crisis: France’s Macron visits Calais amid tensions

Image copyright AFP Image caption The migrants gathered in Calais hope for a chance to cross to the UK President...

Migrant crisis: France’s Macron visits Calais amid tensions

Image copyright AFP Image caption The migrants gathered in Calais hope for a chance to cross to the UK President...

Bitcoin crashes to 6-week low as regulator crackdown escalates

The price of top digital currency bitcoin dipped below $12,000 on Tuesday for the first time since December 5, following reports of a further...