Blood Test

12 Signs It's Time to Change Your Doctor: Part Two

Marek Doyle | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marek Doyle

His response to a bad reaction to drugs is to maintain or increase the dosage... You would think this one would be quite simple. If you had spent years without rashes, started taking a new item and then looked like a victim of contagion within a few hours, you may be wise to consider if this novel pill is causing a reaction.

This Blood Test Could Predict Alzheimer's Disease

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A simple blood test that can predict the onset of Alzheimer's disease before recognisable symptoms appear could be available in two years, say scienti...

'Heat Print' Blood Tests Could Diagnose Cervical Cancer

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Heating a patient's blood could provide a simple new test for cervical cancer, say researchers. The plasma thermogram technique obtains a "heatprin...

Simple Blood Test Could Detect Skin Cancer Spread

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A simple blood test could identify those patients whose melanoma - the most serious form of skin cancer - has started to spread to other parts of the ...

Cholesterol: My Steps to Reducing It

Paul Bailey | Posted 01.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Paul Bailey

I've always been interested in monitoring my cholesterol ever since my mother died from a heart attack aged just 45. I was 13 years old at the time. Watching your mother drop dead in front of you is something you carry with you for the rest of your life. So I knew that I had to look after my health and most importantly my heart.

Blood Test Could Offer New Hope For Ovarian Cancer Treatment

www.bbc.co.uk | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle

A chemical in the blood could one day help doctors spot early signs of ovarian cancer, research suggests....