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‘Signatures’ in blood reveal how sepsis patients will respond to condition

Scientists have identified molecular “signatures” in the immune component of the blood which indicate how patients in intensive care with sepsis, septic shock and systemic inflammatory response syndrome are likely to respond to the conditions. The work – led by Public Health England and involving Cardiff and Nottingham Trent universities – means that for the… Read More »

Charley Webb health: ‘It’s agony’ Emmerdale star’s pregnancy condition – the symptoms

Charley Webb, 31, who’s played Debbie Dingle on ITV’s Emmerdale since 2002, has recently revealed during her pregnancy she’s been suffering with morning sickness and a condition called symphysis pubis dysfunction (also known as pelvic girdle pain). The condition causes a collection of uncomfortable symptoms, triggered by a stiffness of the pelvic joints or the… Read More »

Nocturia: the underdiagnosed condition patients find extremely distressing

As a family physician, I treat patients of all ages – children to those nearing 100 years old. One issue that plagues young and old alike is lack of sleep. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) 2016 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, more than one-third of American adults do… Read More »