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Sleep apnoea: Do you sleep alone? A new app could assess your risk of the condition

Left untreated, sleep apnoea can increase the risk of depression, heart disease and stroke. Find out more about the health condition here and how to treat it. Known as obstructive sleep apnoea, the NHS lists symptoms that occur during the night. These include loud snoring, making gasping, snorting or choking noises, and breathing that stops… Read More »

Why is the North and Scotland being hit so badly? Experts say it could be the weather

Is the WEATHER to blame for Britain’s North-South Covid-19 divide? Areas with highest infection rates are colder, rainier and get fewer hours of sunlight as scientists say it’s possible grimmer summer was behind spike in cases North West is location of all ten of the UK’s local areas with the worst cases-per-person number of infections… Read More »

Gene could decrease likelihood of developing alcoholic cirrhosis

Researchers at Indiana University School of Medicine are learning more about how a person’s genes play a role in the possibility they’ll suffer from alcoholic cirrhosis with the discovery of a gene that could make the disease less likely. Alcoholic cirrhosis can happen after years of drinking too much alcohol. According to the researchers, discovering… Read More »