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‘The Trouble With Dad’: David Baddiel On Father’s Struggle With Rare Dementia, Pick’s Disease

Comedian and author David Baddiel has opened up about his father’s battle with Pick’s disease, a little-known type of dementia. In a new show ‘The Trouble With Dad’ on Channel 4, David talks about the progression of his father’s disease and the impact it has had on his family.  His father Colin, who David described…

Eating 10 Fruit And Veg Portions A Day ‘Can Protect Against Disease’

Eating 10 portions of fruit and vegetables every day could significantly reduce a person’s risk of heart disease and cancer, according to new research. While eating the recommended five-a-day still helps reduce disease risk, the highest benefits are seen when people consume 10 portions. The study also identified which fruit and vegetables provide the greatest…

Type 2 Diabetes Can Be Reversed In Just Four Months, Trial Shows

Type 2 diabetes can be reversed using a concoction of oral medications, insulin, dieting and exercise, according to a groundbreaking study.  The disease affects four million Brits and is typically considered a progressive, chronic condition that requires strict management. But scientists say the new research could “shift the paradigm” of treatment from simply controlling glucose, to…

Woman With Pre-Cancerous Skin Cells Shares Graphic Treatment Images To Raise Awareness

Please note: this article contains images of a medical nature that some readers may consider graphic. A self-confessed sun worshipper has been sharing photos of the treatment she’s having on her skin after developing pre-cancerous cells. Mags Murphy, 45, from Dublin, hopes the images on her Facebook page will raise awareness of the dangers of…

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