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The flu season is back, are you protected

It’s that time of year again when we start to feel the effects of the fading sun and the lower temperatures, when the incessant...

First drug that can slow Alzheimer’s dementia

A US drug company says it has created the first therapy that could slow Alzheimer's disease, and it is now ready to bring it...

Living with Dementia

Dementia is a form of Alzheimer’s and is usually defined by an ongoing decline of brain functioning. Whether it is expected or comes completely...

How to Prevent Being a Cancer Statistic

Every 2 minutes someone in the UK is diagnosed with cancer and every 4 minutes someone in the UK dies from cancer*. Shocking as...

The 411 on the Electronic Prescription Service

The Electronic Prescription Service has now been rolled out across the UK. Since it was announced in 2016, 93% of GP practices have...

The Future of the Electronic Prescription Service

The Electronic Prescription Service is used throughout the UK, with both patients and GPs taking advantage of its convenience. Its implementation has already...

Dr Stewart Adams, who invented ibuprofen , dies at the age...

World-renowned chemist Dr Stewart Adams, who helped develop the painkiller ibuprofen has died at the age of 95.  He went on to study Pharmacy...

Switch off their screens an hour before bedtime, child health experts...

Children should switch off screens an hour before bedtime according to the first expert UK guidance aimed at helping parents prevent smartphones and console use becoming harmful. The Royal...

Millions of people failing to take free test that could spot...

A free health check that could spot deadly diseases has been taken by less than half of over-40s, NHS England has warned. The free screening tests for...

Kathy Griffin reveals her beloved mother Maggie, 98, has dementia

Kathy Griffin announced on Thursday that her 98-year old mother, Maggie Griffin, has dementia. 'As heartbreaking as this is, I feel the need to share...