White rice is just as bad for your heart as CANDY, study suggests

White rice and pasta are just as bad for your heart as CANDY, study suggests Refined grains increase the amount of fat in the blood, known as triglyceride This can clog blood vessels and worsen the likelihood of coronary heart disease However, whole grains can decrease the risk, researchers from Iran found By Caitlin Tilley, Health Reporter … Read more

Jupiter and Saturn will be visible in the night sky throughout October

NASA is urging stargazers to enjoy ‘evenings with giants’ this month — as the massive planets Jupiter and Saturn will be visible in the night sky for the next few weeks.  Early in the evening, you’ll find them to the southeast, moving slowly westward with the stars over the course of the night. ‘They form a … Read more

Biggest EVER bird flu outbreak means 48MILLION chickens have now been culled across UK and Europe

Almost 48million birds have been culled this year across Europe due to the biggest ever avian flu outbreak. The highly contagious virus — which experts fear could jump to humans and trigger another pandemic — usually dies out in the summer.  Yet this year, avian influenza has persisted all-year round.  Government advisers have called the … Read more

Robbie Mustoe SLAMS Manchester United boss Erik Ten Hag’s tactics in first-half drubbing by Man City

‘They’ve been embarrassed… the manager got it wrong!’: Robbie Mustoe SLAMS Man United boss Erik Ten Hag’s tactics in first-half drubbing by rivals City… as Robbie Earle insists all their hard work in last four games has been ‘undone in 45 minutes’ Man United were dominated in the first half and entered down 4-0 at … Read more

Man reveals terminal cancer diagnosis after his hairdresser found mole

Tradie, 38, given six months to live after his HAIRDRESSER found a dodgy mole and pressured him to get it checked out by a specialist after doctors sent him home claiming ‘it was nothing’ A man has been diagnosed with cancer after his hairdresser noticed a mole Nicholas Smithson said two doctors failed to take … Read more

Breast Cancer Australia: Sisters diagnosed within six weeks of each other

Two sisters who were diagnosed with breast cancer within six weeks of each other have revealed how they worked together to overcome the disease. Aisling, 50, and Margaret Cunningham, 46, from Brisbane, received the earth-shattering news in August, 2020. Margaret was standing in front of the mirror when she noticed one of her breasts looked … Read more

HEALTH NOTES: Cuddles can mend damage to hearts from heart attacks, research finds

HEALTH NOTES: Cuddles can mend damage to hearts from heart attacks, research finds By Mail on Sunday Reporter Published: 17:00 EDT, 1 October 2022 | Updated: 17:43 EDT, 1 October 2022 Cuddles could help to mend the damage caused by heart attacks. Researchers from Michigan State University found the ‘love hormone’ oxytocin, released during times … Read more

First ever alopecia hair loss drug – which affects Jada Pinkett Smith – approved as NHS may pay

Regulators have given the green light to the first alopecia treatment proven to regrow hair. Trials have shown that taking the daily pill can almost entirely reverse the condition that causes hair to fall out in clumps. Called baricitinib, the drug is already in use on the NHS for a number of conditions, including arthritis, … Read more