Avoid Cyberchondria | Rated Health Websites

At its best the internet can save lives by facilitating prompt diagnosis and treatment, but at its worst it can ruin them by misdirecting people to the wrong type of care, or worrying them to death by inducing “cyberchondria”. The unfounded escalation of concerns about common syptoms based on review of search results online. To […]

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Summer sun health check

This weekend a strange phenomenon occurred in Britain. According to unconfirmed news reports a glowing orange sphere appeared in the sky at around 5am and immediately began to disperse clouds up and down the country. The strange object stayed in the skies over Britain for 16 hours straight whilst it bathed the fields and the […]

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Overloading on Vitamins

But for people who follow a healthy diet and regularly take vitamins and extra nutrients into their bodies, they should keep an eye on overall intake to make sure they aren’t getting too much of certain things.

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Four things you should know about arthritis…

  Arthritis is currently one of the most common diseases affecting people in the UK. According to the latest statistics over 9 milllion people in the UK have some form of arthritis; that means for every five people you see wandering around the streets, one is likely is to suffer from the condition. There are […]

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Concerns Over Disability Reform

There has been a great deal of concern about proposed changes to the welfare system as it relates to disabled people. The changes centre on plans to replace the Disability Living Allowance, or DLA as it is known, with a scheme called Personal Independence Payments.

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