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20 ways you can cut your cancer risk today – from drinking beer to rubber gloves

It’s one of the world’s most feared diseases. However, scientists and doctors claim that around four in every 10 UK cancer cases could be prevented. Recent research has shown that drinking two cans of sugary drinks a week can increase the risk of developing cancer by 18 per cent. But it’s not just cutting out… Read More »

Medical News Today: Why older adults need regular metabolic risk screening

The Endocrine Society have revised their clinical practice guideline on identifying adults at higher risk for heart disease and type 2 diabetes. New guidelines recommend that older adults should undergo regular screening for metabolic risk. The previous edition of the guideline was in 2008. The recent revision looks at metabolic risk in the light of… Read More »

High blood pressure: Noticing this unusual sign in your urine could mean you are at risk

High blood pressure is a serious condition and symptoms are not alway obvious. A person should look out for signs of the condition where possible because if detected early, the risk of developing more serious health issue’s decreases. High blood pressure is often referred to a hypertension and a person’s urine could hold a lot… Read More »