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NHS hospital becomes first to drop sugar from staff canteen in fight against obesity

Tameside Hospital has swapped all confectionery for healthier options and the only drinks available for staff and visitors are tea, coffee, milk and water....

Can THIS really cure OCD? Woman says husband is ‘transformed’

PORTSMOUTH NEWS/SOLENT NEWS & PHOTO AGENCY Paulette promised to stay with Alex despite his OCDTHE second I met my husband Alex I knew there was...

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...

Suffering from morning stiffness for this amount of time could be a sign of...

Morning stiffness that lasts for at least an hour could be an early sign of rheumatoid arthritis, according to the Arthritis Foundation. Morning stiffness has...

Dry January: This is what happens to your body after two weeks without alcohol

Blood pressure will start to lower after two weeks of going alcohol-free, according to Optical Express. Cutting out the empty calories will also begin to...

Winter blues: Women more affected by changes in the season than men

GETTY A study found that shorter days and colder temperatures trigger depression in womenShorter days and colder temperatures such as a dip in summer trigger...

Heart attack risk – why you should NEVER ignore chest pain

Most chest pain isn’t a sign of anything serious, according to the NHS. The most common causes of chest pain are heartburn, indigestion or a...

Global bed bug epidemic: How to check for blood-sucking bugs in your home

The number of bed bug infestations across the world is continuing to rise, researchers have warned. They travel from place to place with ease, latching...

Can turmeric really cure cancer? Woman says benefits of golden spice ‘cured’ her disease

Dieneke Ferguson, 67, was diagnosed with deadly myeloma more than ten years ago today, but today she’s in the all clear, and is leading...

Aussie flu symptoms: How to avoid the deadly virus as it sweeps UK

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

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Alarming Rise In The Number Of Gun-Store Burgalaries Across America

According to a new explosive report from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF), for the fifth consecutive year, the reported number of...

Huge Brazil rubbish dump closes after six decades

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The site has been processing more than 1,000 tonnes of rubbish every day One of...

Russian combat engineers test new advanced assault suit (VIDEO)

An advanced battle suit has been put to the test by a new unit of the Russian Engineering Corps. The contingent is tasked with...