Britons eating a Mediterranean diet could lower their risk of developing cardiovascular disease including conditions such as heart attack and stroke, according to new research.Read more
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With the new new report 'Battle for Breath' suggesting that there are now 32,500 people in the UK with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) — many more than previously thought — the British Lung Foundation (BLF) is marking IPF Week with a number of activities, including a Twitter Chat for healthcare professionals on Wednesday 21 September at 8.00pm.Read more
Recent journal articles
Migraine is a frequent, disabling and distressing disorder, which needs positive diagnosis and management. Some physicians in primary care still have limited awareness of treating this disorder (Minen et al, 2016). This two-part paper aims to help with this, rather than fully investigate the evidenc
The trend for tattoos and body piercings has become increasingly popular in Europe and Western countries (Kluger, 2013). It has been estimated that 20% of the United Kingdom population has a tattoo and 10% of the adult population has a piercing of some kind, with a self-reported complication rate of
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