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Flu warning: Deadly virus ‘can be spread by simply BREATHING’

GETTY Researchers have found that we can pass on the flu just by breathing normallyIt had been thought the illness was transmitted via watery droplets...

Favourite songs will help you beat dementia: Old tunes can revive lost memories

Doctors believe we retain the clearest memories for songs we enjoyed between the ages of 10 and 30.  The effects are thought to be so...

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...

Aussie flu MAPPED: Countries across the globe hit by influenza virus – with cases...

Almost 200 people were admitted into intensive care during the second week of January, the latest report from Public Health England (PHE) revealed.  Aussie flu...

Aussie flu symptoms? Three signs you have the deadly virus and not a cold

Aussie flu has infected thousands of people across the UK, and the number of cases continues to rise, Public Health England has warned.  A new...

How to get rid of piles – and always do this to prevent haemorrhoids...

Piles aren’t usually painful, and many people may not even realise they have them, but when symptoms do occur they can cause a level...

Do you have itchy skin? Sign could be a symptom of this killer disease

Blood cancer, the fifth most common type of cancer in the UK, affects the blood, bone marrow, lymph and lymphatic system.  There are three main...

Aussie flu warning: Cold weather prompts health warnings as deadly infection spreads

Flu is particularly common during the winter months, and it can be a major killer of vulnerable people, according to the NHS. As cold weather...

Prostate cancer symptoms – what actually is the prostate and how is it linked...

Prostate cancer symptoms include difficulty starting urination or holding back urine, painful urination, and difficulty having an erection Many men only realise they have a...

Heart attack patients missing out on rehab, charity warns

New research from the British Heart Foundation (BHF) found the average uptake of cardiac rehabilitation was 51 per cent, or 68,500 people, in 2015/16.  This...

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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...