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Posted: Tue, 11 Feb 2014 12:34

Smoking ban in cars carrying children 'by 2015'

Smoking ban in cars carrying children 'by 2015'

A ban on smoking in cars carrying children in England will come into force before the next general election, which is due in 2015, No 10 has said.

Ministers plan to act on last night's vote "sooner rather... Read More »

Tags: Cars, News, Smoking

Posted: Wed, 08 Jan 2014 12:40

Asthma: Altering diet may ease symptoms

Asthma: Altering diet may ease symptoms

Fruit and vegetables and whole-grains might be an unlikely treatment for asthma according to animal studies.

Tests on mice, published in the journal Nature Medicine, showed that a high-fibre diet could... Read More »

Tags: Asthma, Diet, News

Posted: Wed, 30 Oct 2013 11:03

Keeping Well This Winter

Keeping Well This Winter

Keeping Well This Winter is a local health campaign to make people more aware of the effects of cold weather and provide advice on staying healthy has been launched in Blaby district.

The Blaby District... Read More »

Tags: Blaby, News, Older People

Posted: Mon, 14 Oct 2013 09:56

Curved soles 'no better' than trainers for back pain

Curved soles 'no better' than trainers for back pain

Curved-sole shoes were not found to help back pain Continue reading the main story

Shoes with curved unstable soles are no better than traditional trainers for reducing lower back pain, suggests a study... Read More »

Tags: Back, News, Pain, Trainers