• Fighting against blood cancer for Milan Singh

    Fighting against blood cancer for Milan Singh

    Milan Singh is six years old and lives in Ilford. He is a huge fan of Lego, Star Wars, Batman and any other super heroes. Milan loves going to school, watching West Ham United and playing with his friends. Unfortunately Milan has also recently been diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukaemia. For many patients...

History, Heritage & Culture

The Gift of Life

The Gift of Life

The human is considered to be the most intelligent species in the world. We have come a long way from living in the caves to lavished mansions. We have invented and discovered, still continuing, endless things.

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UK’s South Asian population ‘unaware of increased diabetes and heart disease risks’

UK’s South Asian population ‘unaware of increased diabetes and heart disease risks’

A recent survey by NHS Choices, the UK’s National Health Service website, has revealed that many South Asians are unaware of how much greater the risk of diabetes and heart disease is for their ethnic group…

01 Apr 11:23 PM 0 Read More...
What is Diabetes

What is Diabetes

Bal Sandhu, a registered community dietician, specialising in diabetes and working for the NHS in Berkshire, offers some practical advice about Diabetes…

19 Dec 6:11 PM 0 Read More...
Overweight? Beware diabetes warns charity

Overweight? Beware diabetes warns charity

Charity Diabetes UK has begun urging people to check their weight in a campaign to raise awareness of how being overweight can damage health – especially when it involves diabetes, which the organisation describes as Britain’s biggest health risk. According to the National Obesity Forum (NOF), research shows that nearly half of adults have an inaccurate picture of their own weight – meaning, typically, that they underestimate it.

29 Nov 5:33 PM 0 Read More...
Sun exposure and skin aging

Sun exposure and skin aging

Skin is an excellent record keeper. Every moment of exposure to daylight adds up like money in the bank.  The problem is the payoff known as sun damage (also known as photodamage). As the top cause of premature signs of skin aging, sun damage shows on skin in the form…

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