Bariatric Surgery

The Many Benefits of Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery is becoming more prevalent every year, but do you know much about it? The key to bariatric surgery is that it helps you to feel full after eating a small amount of food. This is the secret to why so many people who have bariatric surgery, or chirurgie…

Smile Pretty

Smile Pretty!

Look at any celebrity on any screen these days and they all have one thing in common: a beautiful smile full of straight, white teeth. It’s not just celebrities who are having their smiles straightened, either. Most dentists refer patients to orthodontists as a regular habit. So many of us…

China Coronavirus: Death Toll Rises As More Cities Restrict Travel

China has widened its travel restrictions in Hubei province – the centre of the coronavirus outbreak – as the death toll climbed to 26. The restrictions will affect at least 20 million people across 10 cities, including the capital, Wuhan, where the virus emerged. On Thursday, a coronavirus patient died…

Healthy Habits ‘Deliver Extra Disease-Free Decade’

Women can gain 10 and men seven years of life free of cancer, heart problems and type-2 diabetes from a healthy lifestyle, a study in the BMJ suggests. They must exercise regularly, drink in moderation only, have a healthy weight and good diet and not smoke. The US research is…

‘Sugar Overload’ Warning For Festive Hot Drinks

Seasonal lattes and hot chocolates being sold by some High Street coffee chains can contain up to 23 spoonfuls of sugar per cup, a study has found. Action on Sugar analysed more than 200 drinks and found “shockingly” large amounts of sugar in many of them. Some were made using…