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One in five deaths ‘linked to poor diet’

Eleven million deaths worldwide in 2017 were linked to people eating poor diets high in sugar, salt and processed meat that contributed to heart disease, cancer and diabetes, a global study found. The research, published in the Lancet medical journal, found that among 195 countries studied, the proportion of diet-related deaths was highest in Uzbekistan… Read More »

Heart attack warning – five uncommon warning signs you should know about

Heart attacks are a serious medical emergency and they require immediate treatment, warned the NHS. The condition, which is also known as a myocardial infarction, is caused by the heart’s blood supply suddenly becoming blocked. Without enough blood, the heart can become seriously damaged, and it may be life-threatening. You could be at risk of a… Read More »