Patients With Persistent Cough Given Hope With Trial Of New Pill

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 14.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A new pill is being trialled which could help people who suffer from a persistent cough. The drug, which is called AF-219, works by blocking receptor...

Fetch My Orange Segments & Carbolic Smoke Ball: A Pictorial History Of Quaint Flu Remedies

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Tis the season to douse yourself in Lemsip, invest in Kleenex shares and affix your wrist to your clammy forehead in a permanent gesture of despair. ...

Persistent Cough? See Your GP Says Health Chiefs As It May Be Lung Cancer

PA | PA | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

People with a persistent cough should see their GP early in case it is a sign of lung cancer, health chiefs said. Almost 24,000 people a year in En...

Half Of Asthma Sufferers Take Life-Threatening Risks

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Asthma sufferers have been urged to be more vigilant after a poll found that half of those with the condition do not think they are at risk of a poten...

Powerful Home Remedy for Coughs and Colds

Jordan Bourke | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jordan Bourke

This week, having been hit by a nasty cold and cough, I thought I would share with you this natural remedy that has kept me out of bed and still functioning, while some of my colleagues have been house bound for a week!

Flu Spreads Before Sneezing Starts, Study Suggests

PA | Posted 05.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

If you are reaching for your handkerchief it might be too late to stop the spread of flu, research suggests. Flu and cold viruses are known to be c...