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Smoking and obesity identified to have causal link with susceptibility to severe COVID-19 and sepsis

An international collaboration of scientists from the UK, Norway and the U.S. have identified genetic evidence supporting a causal effect of smoking and obesity on...

The eczema treatment in your kitchen cupboard – how to relieve your itchy skin at home

Eczema is a long-term condition that causes the skin to become dry, itchy, red and cracked, according to the NHS. But, moisturising the affected skin...

Madrid extends lockdown, but not enough for central govt

Madrid's regional government expanded the number of areas under partial lockdown Friday in a move now affecting a million people, but ignoring a central government...

Heart attack: Do you make this sound when sleeping? Sign that could reveal your risk

Heart attacks happen when an artery supplying your heart with blood and oxygen becomes blocked, usually by a build-up of fatty plaques called cholesterol. Heart...

The four dietary changes that may signal dementia – what to look for

Dementia is a progressive brain condition whereby parts of the brain become irreversibly damaged. There are many different causes of dementia, and many different types....

The damage the pandemic has caused to cancer care is worrying says PROFESSOR KAROL SIKORA

His wife had her chemotherapy disrupted because of the virus. Sadly, her condition has worsened and treatment is now not working as it should. They...