Tag Archives: Signs

10 Signs Your Flu Might Be Deadly

Conditions The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that 80,000 people died from the flu last year alone. Here’s what you need to know to stay safe this season. What is the flu? eldar nurkovic/Shutterstock The flu is a contagious respiratory illness that’s caused by influenza viruses, according to the Centers for Disease Control… Read More »

Cervical cancer: New test could ‘revolutionise screening’ and help detect early signs

[unable to retrieve full-text content] CERVICAL cancer often has no symptoms in its early stages, which is why it’s important to undergo regular screening. A new test could now “revolutionise screening” as it’s been found to outperform current UK tests at a reduced cost. Daily Express :: Health Feed

High blood pressure: Four common warning signs of ‘the silent killer’ – are you at risk?

High blood pressure is a common condition that affects more than 25 per cent of all adults in the UK. The condition, which is also known as hypertension, is caused by eating an unhealthy diet, being overweight, eating too much salt, or not doing enough exercise. Having hypertension puts extra stress on blood vessels and… Read More »