Asthma

Asthma – Symptoms and Treatment

Asthma іѕ a chronic dіѕеаѕе іnvоlvіng thе аіrwауѕ іn the lungѕ. Thеѕе airways, оr bronchial tubеѕ, аllоw аіr to соmе іn and...
NHS screening

NHS Screening ‘Needs To Fit With Busy Lives’

There needs to be easier access to NHS screening programmes in England, including evening and weekend clinics, to increase uptake, a review...
Alzheimer Risk

Alzheimer’s Risk ‘Different In Women And Men’

Scientists say they may have discovered why more women than men have Alzheimer's disease and dementia. It has always...
Ebola

DR Congo Ebola Deaths Pass 1,000

The death toll from the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo has passed 1,000, the health ministry says.
Potent cannabis

Potent Cannabis Increases Risk Of Serious Mental Illness, Says Study

Smoking potent 'skunk-like' cannabis increases your risk of serious mental illness, say researchers. They estimate around one in...
Production of Life-Saving Medicines

Automated Weighing and Dispensing: Why It Matters in the Production of Life-Saving Medicines

In the pharmaceutical industry, especially in the field that focuses in the manufacture and sale of life-saving medicines, accurate weighing and dispensing of drug...
Soda

New Study Links Drinking Soda With Higher Risk Of Kidney Disease

New US research has found that a high intake of sugar sweetened beverages such as sweetened fruit drinks and soda may...
Woman develops donor peanut

Woman Develops Donor’s Peanut Allergy After Lung Transplant

Sometimes, you just really want a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. And, as long as you're not allergic to the ingredients, that's...
Asthma Cases In Children

A Quarter Of Asthma Cases In Children With Obesity Could Be Due To Extra...

New US research has found that carrying extra weight may be responsible for around a quarter of asthma cases in obese children. Carried out by...
Environmentally Friendly Plastic

Can Plastic Be Environmentally Friendly?

As landfills grow and global warming continues, it’s easy to point the finger when it comes to what is damaging the environment. Alongside gas-guzzling...