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Oct 18

More sleep and limiting screen time may improve children’s mental abilities

"Limiting children's screen time linked to better cognition," reports BBC News. A study of 4,524 children in the US found...
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Sep 18

Honey, not antibiotics, recommended for coughs

"Use honey first for a cough, new guidelines say," reports the BBC, referring to new guidelines on the best ways...
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Jul 18

‘Proof’ it’s fats, not carbs, that cause weight gain – but only in mice

"Fat consumption is the only cause of weight gain!" declares the Mail Online, reporting on a study where mice were...
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Jun 18

Probiotics ‘may help strengthen bones’ in older adults

"Elderly people should take probiotics to preserve their bones," claims the Mail Online, referring to a Swedish trial that gave...
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May 18

Regular exercise may help keep your arteries ‘young’

"Exercising regularly 'can keep heart and arteries young'," BBC News reports. Researchers recruited 102 older adults with an average age...
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May 18

Folic acid ‘may help reduce stroke risk

""Supplements can slash the risk of those with high blood pressure having a stroke by almost 75%," reports the Mail...
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Mar 18

Vitamin D may reduce the risk of some cancers

"Dose of sunshine exposure could cut the risk of cancer by a fifth," reports The Daily Telegraph. Researchers in Japan...
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Jan 18

‘Painkillers best option for sore throats’ say new NHS guidelines

"Doctors should not prescribe 'precious' antibiotics for most people with sore throats and should recommend drugs like paracetamol, new guidelines...
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Dec 17

Eating leafy greens may help prevent memory loss

"A salad a day keeps brains 11 years younger," the Mail Online reports. This oddly specific headline was prompted by...
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Nov 17

Drinking 3-4 cups of coffee a day may have some health benefits

“Three cups of coffee a day 'may have health benefits',” reports BBC News. The health impacts of coffee, have been...
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Nov 17

Practice Meeting 27th November 2017 12:30-13:30

Please note practice doors will be closed from 12:30-13:30 due to practice meeting. Phone lines are on. If you need...
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Nov 17

Night-time eating linked to heart disease

"Late night food scoffing could lead to greater risk of heart disease and other illnesses such as diabetes," reports The...
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Oct 17

Vitamin D may help reduce type 1 diabetes risk in susceptible children

"Vitamin D in childhood prevents type 1 diabetes: Sunshine supplement boosts the immune system of those susceptible to the condition...
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Oct 17

Any type of physical exercise is good for the heart

"Vacuuming and scrubbing the floor are enough exercise to protect the heart and extend life," reports The Telegraph, with other...
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Sep 17

Avoid eating just before your bedtime

"It's not what you eat, it's when you eat that matters: study shows timing your meals right is the key...
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Aug 17

Alcohol linked to an increased risk of skin cancer

"Drinking just one glass of beer or wine a day could give you skin cancer, scientists have warned," the Mail...
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Jul 17

Staff Training Day

Practice will be closed on 15/07/2017 from 12:30-6:30 pm for Staff BLS/ Fire Safety and customer service Training. GP out...
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Jul 17

WHO issues warning about rise of drug-resistant gonorrhoea

"Gonorrhoea fast becoming 'untreatable', WHO experts warn," reports Sky News. Analysis of data from 77 countries by the World Health...
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Jun 17

Being overweight, not just obese, still carries serious health risks

"Four million people died in 2015 as a result of being too tubby, struck by cancer, heart disease, diabetes and...
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Jun 17

‘Everyday chemicals’ linked to cancer

"Chemicals in everyday items like cosmetics linked to cancer," The Independent reports. Research involving genetically engineered human cells found that...
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May 17

Dementia saliva testing ‘shows early promise’

"Simple saliva test for dementia 'shows promise' in bid to diagnose the disease early," the Daily Mirror reports. This news...
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May 17

Can fizzy water make you fat?

"Fizzy water could cause obesity by encouraging you to eat more," The Daily Telegraph reports. Researchers aimed to see whether...
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May 17

NHS cyber-attack: GPs and hospitals hit by ransomware

A major incident has been declared after NHS services across England and Scotland were hit by a cyber-attack. The prime...
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May 17

Low-gluten diet linked to heart attack risk

"Gluten-free diet can do more harm than good for people without coeliac disease," The Independent reports, as a new study...
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May 17

New glaucoma test could save millions from blindness

"It might be possible to treat the main cause of permanent blindness before people notice any loss of vision," BBC...
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Apr 17

Cycling commuters have lower rates of heart disease and cancer

"Want to live longer? Reduce your risk of cancer? And heart disease? Then cycle to work," BBC News advises, prompted...
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Apr 17

Daily diet of fresh fruit linked to lower diabetes risk

"Eating fresh fruit daily could cut risk of diabetes by 12%," the Mail Online reports. A study of half a...
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Mar 17

Yoga and breathing can help cure depression

"Taking yoga classes can help ease depressive symptoms, a new study says," reports the Mail Online. A small study from...
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Mar 17

Use pram covers ‘to protect babies from air pollution’

Parents should use pram covers to protect babies and young children from harmful air pollution during the school run, researchers...
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Mar 17

A 10-minute walk after a meal ‘good for diabetes’

"Short stroll after meals better for blood sugar than walks at other times," says The Daily Telegraph. The story is...
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Mar 17

Worrying about work out-of-hours ‘may be bad for the heart’

"Taking work home can be deadly," the Daily Mail warns. A small study of London-based office workers found those who...
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