Natural Health Articles

5 Ways To Reduce Your Risk Of Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in the UK. In 2011, nearly 50,000 women were diagnosed with invasive breast cancer and it is estimated that 8 out of 10 women who are diagnosed with the disease are over 50, but younger women, and in rare cases, men, can also get breast cancer. […]

Can Exercising For Two Minutes Really Improve Your Health?

I’ve always said that any exercise is better than no exercise at all, whether it is taking the stairs instead of the lift or running 30 minutes a day. However, I also know that for some people the mere thought of exercising is daunting enough on its own, let alone making the effort to work […]

Slow Down Dementia And Age-Related Memory Loss By 70%

Brain shrinkage is one of the most important and harmful symptoms of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. While it is normal for the brain to gradually shrink after the age of 60 at an average rate of 1 per cent a year, the shrinkage rate jumps to around 2.5 per cent when Alzheimer’s disease sets in. […]

Brilique: Beware Of This Blood-Thinning Drug

The blood thinning drug Brilique (also marketed as Brilinta and Possia) was approved in 2011, based on the 18,642-patient PLATO study, which compared Brilique with Plavix — the drug previously used as a ‘gold standard’ to prevent second heart attacks. Four years later, in 2014, a top medical expert accused the drug maker, AstraZeneca, of […]