The goggles that soothe dry eyes in 12 minutes By Carol Davis PUBLISHED: 01:44 GMT, 22 January 2013 | UPDATED: 01:44 GMT, 22 January 2013 A new 12-minute treatment in the doctor’s office could help relieve the problem of chronically dry eyes.
The man with the bionic ear: Pioneering implant placed under the skin could restore hearing for thousands Alastair White lost the hearing in his left ear after suffering mumpsNow the first person in Britain to receive the hi-tech implant placed under the skinSound signals pass through the skin on the deaf side and over to the ear that is still functioning | UPDATED: 12:22 GMT, 31 December 2012 Alastair White was completely deaf in his left ear after suffering mumps A man left completely deaf in one ear after an attack of mumps has become the first person in the UK to have a breakthrough treatment to restore his hearing.
Parched and tired all the time You could have 'dry body' syndrome | UPDATED: 23:43 GMT, 9 July 2012 'The fatigue could be incredible,' said Fiona Sewell Dry eyes are a problem for many of us at some point or another.
Women with bigger breasts DO have higher risk of breast cancer, finds genetic study Link may be sex hormone oestrogen that can trigger the growth of mammary glands and tumoursStudy is the first to identify genetic variants linking breast size with cancer | UPDATED: 16:18 GMT, 4 July 2012 Scientists said the link between breast size and cancer could be down to the sex hormone oestrogen that can trigger the growth of mammary glands and tumours Women with larger breasts are more likely to develop breast cancer, say scientists.
Saliva gland operation that could ease dry eyes | UPDATED: 07:43 GMT, 29 May 2012 Transplanting saliva glands from the mouth to the eye could provide relief for severe dry eye syndrome.
Microwave your armpits to banish sweating for good | UPDATED: 02:47 GMT, 20 March 2012 Sweating is thought to be a problem with the sympathetic nervous system A device held against the armpit for 30 minutes could banish the embarrassment of excessive sweating.
Mosquito which carries deadly West Nile virus disease living in Kent marshes more than 70 years after vanishing from UK Mosquito species may have arrived via international shipping 663 cases of the virus in the U.S in 2009 A species of mosquito capable of transmitting the deadly West Nile virus to humans has been discovered breeding in Britain for the first time since 1945.
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Dry eyes Steam them with a pair of electric goggles There’s only one thing worse than being in pain yourself — and that’s seeing a loved one suffering. Two years ago my husband Harry developed ‘dry eye’, which might sound trivial but can be very painful and debilitating