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From cancer and Covid to dementia, BAME patients are shamefully more at risk

Britain’s health divide: From cancer and Covid to dementia and childbirth, black and ethnic minority patients are shamefully more at risk. And worst of all? We STILL don’t know why By Lois Rogers and Libby Galvin for the Daily Mail Published: 22:00 BST, 24 August 2020 | Updated: 08:02 BST, 25 August 2020 Moise Roche… Read More »

Study links increased exercise with lower sleep apnea risk

DARIEN, IL – A study published online as an accepted paper in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine found that increased physical activity is associated with a lower  risk of obstructive sleep apnea, a common sleep-related breathing disorder. The study is the largest to date focused on the relationship between sleep apnea and levels of physical activity… Read More »

Coronavirus social-contact curbs ‘put adolescents at risk’

Reduced face-to-face contact among teenagers and their friends during the pandemic could have damaging long-term consequences, neuroscientists say. At a sensitive time in life, their brain development, behaviour and mental health could suffer. Using social media might make up for some negative effects of social distancing, they write in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health.… Read More »

What are diabetes risk

Talk with your health care professional about any of the health conditions listed above that may require medical treatment. Complications in your baby can occur as a result of gestational diabetes, including. Diabetes management: Does aspirin therapy prevent heart problems? Exactly why this happens is uncertain, although it’s believed that genetic and environmental factors play… Read More »