Coleen Nolan has said she is considering undergoing a double mastectomy in light of two of her sisters’ recent cancer diagnoses.Last week, it was reported that Linda and Anne Nolan were both receiving cancer treatment after being diagnosed days apart.
Kristen Wiig has spoken about how “isolating” she found the experience of undergoing IVF before her twins were born via surrogacy.In January, Wiig and her fiancé, actor and writer Avi Rothman, became parents to twins via a surrogate.
According to a news report, patients cured of COVID-19 at Mumbai's KEM hospital have reported a serious lung condition called pulmonary fibrosis, after being discharged a month earlier. The hospital committee has reported around 22 such cases. The report also mentions
From Saturday 8 August, it is compulsory to wear a face mask in museums, galleries, cinemas and places of worship in England.It was already compulsory to wear a face covering when visiting a supermarket, indoor shopping centre, coffee shop, or bank in England, with those who fail to comply at risk of being fined up to £100.
CBD, short for cannabidiol, is having a moment.Used in everything from snacks to moisturisers, products containing CBD (including oils, extracts, etc) seem to be everywhere.
Biotin, also called vitamin B7 or vitamin H is a water-soluble vitamin and is one of the B-complex vitamins that helps your body convert food into energy. Biotin plays a major role in maintaining the health of your hair, nails and
When the pandemic hit us in late March, and we were directed to go through a lockdown phase, the "Work from home" norm started. There was panic, and yet there was the elation of getting to work from home, spending more
On 8 August, the rules on face masks in England will change once again: the public now have to wear them in all indoor settings where you may come into contact with people you “wouldn’t normally see”.The government says this includes places like cinemas, galleries, or museums, in addition to the mandatory wearing already in place in shops and on public transport.
This summer, amid the hot weather, Britons unused to the scorching weather will need to take precautionary measures to ensure they don't suffer from heat exhaustion or heatstroke when spending lots of time outside in the sun.If an individual's body is unable to cool down and they develop heatstroke, then their health could be at serious risk.
Learning how to cope in the heat can be a struggle, with the beaming rays of the sun, the inescapable humidity and the ever-rising temperatures tough to handle for many.However, if you’re finding this heatwave unbearable, just imagine how your pet may be feeling.
After being postponed in April - till 4 October - London Marathon runners have now been told that the 2020 marathon will only involve elite athletes.For the 45,000 "mass-event" runners - they will have to wait until next year before they can take to the streets again.
Katy Perry is set to give birth any moment but it seems the pop star is growing impatient.On Thursday, the “Smile” singer joked that she has “had it” with pregnancy as she awaits the birth of her daughter, who is due to arrive sometime this summer.
As temperatures rise across the UK throughout summer, many members of the public will likely be spending more time basking in the sunshine.However, amid the picnics and barbecues, the continued spread of the coronavirus remains a concern, despite the recent easing of lockdown measures in England and the devolved nations of the UK.
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a new infectious disease caused by a tick-borne virus has been reported in China. Officials have said that the viral fever has caused the death of seven people so far and 60 people have been infected.
A programme on Channel 4 that claims it can teach viewers how to lose a stone in just 21 days has been heavily criticised on social media for promoting “unhealthy relationships with food“ and being “triggering” for people with eating disorders.The first episode of Lose a Stone in 21 Days with Michael Mosley aired on Channel 4 on Wednesday 5 August.
Alyssa Milano has discovered she had coronavirus despite testing negative three times.The Charmed star said her positive antibody results came after she previously received a series of false negatives, despite experiencing “basically every Covid symptom” in late March.
Psyllium (Plantago ovata) is a soluble fibre made from the husks of the psyllium seeds. This medicinal plant is commonly found in India, but it is also commercially grown in American, South Asian and European countries. Psyllium, also known as Ispaghula
World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) is observed every year from 1 to 7 August in more than 120 countries. Initiated by the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA), World Health Organisation (WHO) and The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) in 1991, the
Today’s Google Doodle has issued a stark warning about the coronavirus pandemic, urging members of the public to take safeguarding measures to protect themselves and others.Since first launching in 1998, the Google Doodle has provided Internet users with amusement and education on notable dates as they browse the web.
Approximately 6,000 people die by suicide each year; it is a major public health issue.One of the critical ways of preventing suicide is by helping people feel able to talk about their suicidal feelings. For many, this can be a first stepping-stone to recovery.
National Bone and Joint Day is observed on 4 August every year. Initiated in 2012 by the Indian Orthopedic Association, Bone and Joint day aims to sensitise society about the increasing impact of musculoskeletal conditions and promote cost-effective prevention and treatment.
As of today, the confirmed COVID-19 cases in India is 1.8 million with a death toll of 38,135. The number of cases is increasing per day at the rate of 50000 or higher and multiple hotspots are emerging in states and
Boots is selling own-brand plant-based tampons and menstrual cups in store for the first time.The high-street pharmacy has added a new sustainable range to its collection of sanitary towels, tampons and menstrual products, which are available to buy in store now.
Linda and Anne Nolan, members of Irish pop group The Nolans, have revealed they have both been undergoing treatment for cancer during lockdown.The sisters, who are aged 61 and 69 respectively, shared the news on the official Twitter account for the band.