Huge study into health effects of mobiles

Cosmos is the largest and most ambitious study ever initiated on the potential health risks of mobile telephone use.  The study is intended to produce definitive answers to the question of whether or not prolonged and extensive use could cause brain cancer or other health problems. The programme is endorsed by the World Health Organization […]

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Mouth cancer doubles due to oral sex

In the last two decades mouth cancer has risen by 50%, which is accredited to the increase in the spread of HPV (human papilloma virus).  HPV is already responsible for around 80% of all cervical cancer cases, which has prompted the new vaccine that is administered as young as 12 to females to prevent infection […]

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Detox with a cup of coffee!

If you’re detoxing and thinking of dieting in time for summer, you’re probably moping around with unbearable cravings after cutting out everything remotely tasty from your diet. Just because you’re on a health kick, that doesn’t mean you have to ditch your daily caffeine fix. Beat your detox blues with a cup of coffee. It’s […]

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What is a news worthy health issue

The news media in general is guilty of pouncing on anything that is startling and unusual as opposed to that which may be construed as “old news”. Case in point,  during a period in 2002, the BBC ran one story on people who died from smoking (8,571) and three stories on a single death from […]

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