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High blood pressure warning – the one sign in your voice that could cause ‘sudden death’

High blood pressure is a common condition that affects more than a quarter of all adults in the UK. The condition, which is also known as hypertension, increases the risk of some deadly complications, including heart attacks and strokes. It’s caused by not doing enough exercise, or eating an unhealthy diet, and it puts extra… Read More »

11 Things You Should Do at the First Sign of Flu

Conditions How you take care of yourself when flu symptoms start can make all the difference in the lifespan of the virus. First, don’t catch the flu BeanRibbon/Shutterstock “The single best way to prevent seasonal flu is to get vaccinated each year,” says Niket Sonpal, MD, a New York City-based internist and gastroenterologist. While a… Read More »

Hockey fan, 30, found life-saving kidney donor after holding up a sign at a game

‘I can’t wait to get back to the game’: Hockey fan, 30, found life-saving kidney donor after holding up a homemade sign at a game in desperate bid to survive Kelly Sowatsky, 30, has been in kidney failure for nearly three years due to a sepsis infection  Without a transplant, the young Lanacaster, Pennsylvania teacher… Read More »