Health Problems

Man Has Tapeworm Running Around In His Brain - Takes 4 Years To Detect

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A British man who suffered memory problems discovered the cause of it four years later - he had a a rare tapeworm running around in his brain. On a da...

Microwaving Plastic Containers Could Be Damaging Your Health

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Hands up if, after an Indian takeaway, you save some of your curry, store it in tupperware and microwave it the following day? If the answer is yes...

'I Smell Like Rotting Fish': Woman Has Rare Fish Odour Syndrome

News Dog Media | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A brave singer has told of her daily battle to stop herself smelling of rotting fish. The stench is so strong that she makes any room that she occu...

Why Britain Still Has a Stiff Upper Lip

Dr Nitin Shori | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Nitin Shori

Week in and week out in my GP surgery in North Wales I meet patients who have waited weeks, months and even years to seek help for a medical problem because they are simply too embarrassed.

Waist Weight: Why it’s About More Than Squeezing Into Those Skinny Jeans

Dr Davina Deniszczyc | Posted 25.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Davina Deniszczyc

Ladies, we're having some tummy trouble. If we're to cut our risk of diseases and health implications, like breast cancer and infertility, we need to lose some inches from our waists.