Caesarean babies at higher risk of allergies: Infants born by C-section are five times more likely to suffer common reactions Babies left vulnerable by avoiding natural journey through birth canalThe journey would normally expose the baby to their mother's bacteriaBy the age of two, C-section babies more likely to have developed allergies By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 22:55 GMT, 24 February 2013 | UPDATED: 23:55 GMT, 24 February 2013 Caesarian birth greatly increases a baby’s chances of developing allergies, a study has found.
Red wine isn't just good for your heart – now experts say it may even prevent HEARING LOSS Thought that resveratrol, the chemical found in red grapes and red wine, has a protective effectAppears to reduce the damage caused by loud noise By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 18:40 GMT, 21 February 2013 | UPDATED: 01:42 GMT, 22 February 2013 It has long been touted as the tipple with a host of health benefits, said to protect against conditions such as heart disease and dementia.
Snorers 'more at risk of heart attack than smokers or obese' New connection between between 'plain' snoring – not more severe sleep apnoea – and cardiovascular riskSnorers more likely to have thickening or abnormalities in the carotid artery that supplies the brain with bloodSnorers must seek treatment in the same way as those with high blood pressure or heart disease risk factors By Sophie Borland PUBLISHED: 13:01 GMT, 25 January 2013 | UPDATED: 01:48 GMT, 26 January 2013 Snorers are more likely to have a heart attack than smokers or the obese, say researchers.
The return of Dickensian ailments as sales of gout and chilblain remedies soar Experts say the rise is due to the excesses of Christmas and the cold weatherStudy last year found that hospital admissions for gout have increased by 80 per cent in a decade By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 18:11 GMT, 18 January 2013 | UPDATED: 18:44 GMT, 18 January 2013 Portrait of Henry VIII, aged 49 in 1540.
Sleeping for an extra hour a night 'helps beat pain'Sleeping ten hours instead of eight is more effective than codeine medicine | UPDATED: 00:15 GMT, 1 December 2012 Sleeping for an hour or more extra a night can dramatically improve an individual’s alertness and reduce their sensitivity to pain, say scientists.
'As a child I was treated like an idiot and chastised constantly': Under the microscope with Henry Winkler | UPDATED: 23:35 GMT, 26 March 2012 The Happy Days star, 66, on being diagnosed with dyslexia in his thirties, going from almost blindness to 20-20 vision and why he's an optimist 'You have greatness in you whether you're in the top 10 per cent or the bottom 3 per cent,' said Henry Winkler ARE YOU AS CHEERFUL AS THE FONZ Yes — I’m a glass half-full person.
Boy is world's first to survive being born with heart outside his body When Ryan Marquiss was born with his heart outside of his body, doctors didn’t expect him to survive.
Want an asthma-free child Get a pet while you are pregnant Babies who have indoor prenatal pet exposure have a pattern of lower levels of an antibody linked to asthma and allergies Mothers who spend time with pets during their pregnancy are less likely to have children with allergies and asthma, a study has revealed.