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Strep A outbreak: NHS issue WARNING after 13 people die – latest update & advice

An important update has been released by the NHS following the outbreak of a contagious bacterial infection known as invasive Group A streptococcal (iGAS). The deadly infection, which is believed to have started in Braintree, Essex, killed 13 people. The most up to date figures indicate that 35 people have been affected by the outbreak… Read More »

6 reasons journalists should just say no to Mayo Clinic’s latest journalism ‘residency’ program

The Mayo Clinic’s Jacksonville campus will host a journalism “residency.” Craving a trip to Florida in February? If you’re a journalist, the Mayo Clinic has you covered. Once again Mayo is extending an offer to educate health care journalists, this time with what it’s calling a “residency” scheduled for Feb. 24-28 at the Mayo Clinic… Read More »

Can bath salts really wash away health woes? We test the latest range of products

Can bath salts really wash away health woes? From colds to eczema, our expert guide to the products that promise to improve YOUR condition  A long soak in the bath may feel restorative, but can it improve your health?  Once out of fashion, they are back in vogue, with a new generation of products  Dr… Read More »