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Electrical Stimulation Might Help Multiple Sclerosis Patients Fight Cognitive Effects

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There may be good news for patients struggling with some of the cognitive effects that come with multiple sclerosis.

A new study suggests there’s a way to counteract those effects. 373 more words


The NHS Litigation Authority To Spend £544,000,000 On Claims Lawyers

Is it any wonder our NHS  is deeper into debt than it ought to be? How many of us are aware of the “NHS Litigation Authority”, which is described as being “A not-for-profit part of the NHS. 341 more words


Former 'Partridge Family' Star David Cassidy Reveals He Suffers From Dementia

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Former television icon David Cassidy tells People magazine he’s battling dementia.

The former star of the 70s series “The Partridge Family” said his mother and grandfather both had the memory-robbing disease. 412 more words


Sleeping When You`re Stressed

HEALTHWATCH – Most of us have experienced this at least once in our lifetime, finding it hard to fall asleep because we are stressed out. A director of sleep disorders at a Cleveland clinic identifies this sleeplessness as acute insomnia, and it’s a common problem. 161 more words


Dangers Of Gluten-Free Diet

HEALTHWATCH – People who eat a gluten-free diet may be at risk for increased exposure to arsenic and mercury. 106 more words


Fruits And Vegetables Could Boost Mental Health

HEALTHWATCH – We know fruits and vegetables are good for our physical health, but new research says they could improve your mental health in as little as two weeks. 91 more words


Sustainability Or Not Of Local A & E Services

Commenting on recent reports on the impact of Sustainability Transformation Plans, which include the downgrading of Accident and Emergency Services at Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust, West Lancashire MP Rosie Cooper  229 more words