Sex is a "better headache cure than painkillers": 1 in 5 migraine sufferers had no symptoms after sex

Got a headache Try a little passion instead of a painkiller: One in five migraine sufferers had no symptoms after sex More than half of migraine sufferers who had sex during an attack experienced an improvement in symptomsOne in five were left without any pain at all, researchers found By Lucy Osborne PUBLISHED: 00:49 GMT, 4 March 2013 | UPDATED: 13:46 GMT, 4 March 2013 'Not tonight – I haven't got a headache' If you're suffering from a headache, retiring to bed may be the best solution.

Teenager who eats half a stick of DEODORANT every day

Teenager 'must eat' half a stick of DEODORANT every day after bizarre addiction takes over her life Nicole, 19, enjoyed taste when she tried some as a toddlerDoctors says she is risking her health if she continues By Steve Robson PUBLISHED: 06:04 GMT, 1 March 2013 | UPDATED: 10:50 GMT, 1 March 2013 A teenager has revealed that she has what must be one of the most bizarre addictions on the planet…

Diet not working? A food intolerance could be slowing down your metabolism, says a leading doctor (who also claims that low-fat diets CAUSE weight…

Food sensitivity could be stopping you lose weight, says doctor who also claims low-fat diets can make you HEAVIER Food sensitivities are 'by far the commonest single cause of weight gain,' says allergy expertEveryday foods such as wheat, corn, milk and eggs most common culpritsCutting out potential 'problem' foods could also relieve ailments such as headaches and low mood Calorie counting a strategy that 'consistently fails millions of people' | UPDATED: 12:54 GMT, 11 October 2012 Whether it’s low fat, low carb, low GI – most of us have tried, and failed, to lose weight at some point.

Why taking painkillers for a headache could simply be making things worse

Why taking painkillers for a headache could simply be making things worse | UPDATED: 23:01 GMT, 18 September 2012 'Vicious cycle': Taking aspirin, ibuprofen or paracetamol at least every other day can leave sufferers more prone to headaches (stock image) Hundreds of thousands of people are suffering from ‘disabling’ headaches caused by overuse of painkillers, experts warn.

WWII veteran who has suffered chronic back pain since 1945 is finally cured after undergoing acupuncture

WWII veteran who has suffered back pain since 1945 is finally cured after wife convinces him to have acupuncture Mr Martin eventually went to have acupuncture after he gave in to his wife's naggingHe used to take 19 painkillers a day but now doesn't need to take any | UPDATED: 12:48 GMT, 31 August 2012 A WWII veteran who has suffered chronic pain since he was caught in an explosion has finally been cured of the suffering after he gave in to his wife’s nagging – and had acupuncture.

Gadget that can zap the agony of migraine

The battery-powered gadget that can zap the agony of migraine | UPDATED: 21:00 GMT, 18 August 2012 Researchers say that for some patients the device may be as effective as drugs (file photo) A battery-powered gadget the size and shape of an electric shaver may be a new way to treat painful headaches.

Painful migraines do not have a long-lasting effect on the brain, say scientists

Painful migraines 'do not have a long-term effect on how well you learn and remember' Migraines affect around one in five women and can be triggered by multiple factors such as stress, skipping a meal, or a change in hormone levels | UPDATED: 11:18 GMT, 13 August 2012 Agonising they may be, but migraines don't hurt your brain, according to a new study.

Suffering from headaches? Leave the painkillers and just drink water

Suffering from headaches Leave the painkillers and just drink water | UPDATED: 22:59 GMT, 10 August 2012 Scientists found drinking around seven glasses a day was enough to ease pain and improve the quality of life in patients Next time you have a headache, you might be better off leaving the painkillers in the packet and just drinking a glass of water.

Army wife faces losing her eyesight as NHS chiefs refuse to pay for injections in postcode lottery

Army wife faces losing her eyesight as NHS chiefs refuse to pay for injections in postcode lottery Dawn Thomas has almost lost vision in her left eye and is having trouble with her right eyeSouth Staffordshire PCT said her case was not 'exceptional enough' but are now reviewing the decision | UPDATED: 14:56 GMT, 6 August 2012 An Army wife with a rare eye condition faces going blind unless health chiefs fund sight-saving treatment.