Tag Archives: Signs

High blood pressure: Four common warning signs of ‘the silent killer’ – are you at risk?

High blood pressure is a common condition that affects more than 25 per cent of all adults in the UK. The condition, which is also known as hypertension, is caused by eating an unhealthy diet, being overweight, eating too much salt, or not doing enough exercise. Having hypertension puts extra stress on blood vessels and… Read More »

Type 2 diabetes symptoms: Six warning signs on your skin that indicate the condition

Type 2 diabetes is a common condition in the UK and often develops when a person is overweight or obese. It can lead to serious health complications, such as a heart attack, if left untreated, so it’s important to recognise symptoms as soon as possible. Itching of the skin, particularly itchiness around the genitals, is… Read More »

Domestic Violence Awareness: 7 signs you may be suffering from PTSD and how to get help

It may happen once or it could take place over the course of several years, but  the psychological impacts can last a lifetime. Domestic violence is a reality for more than 12 million men and women in the United States annually, according to the National Domestic Violence Hotline. This translates to about 24 people every… Read More »