Section: Health

Attack of the lice: Salmon edition

Published on by Laurencia Aning (author), Emily Huelin (editor)

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Scottish Salmon sold to leading supermarkets such as Tesco, Sainsburys, and Co-op found to contain up to 23 sea lice which when ingested can cause infections and death.

‘Vaping’: is it really as safe as we think?

Published on by Eliza-Joan Garvey (author), Emily Huelin (editor)

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An in depth inquiry is to be carried out into e-cigarettes after concerns have emerged over whether there are gaps in what we know about them.

SAD: Experts Warn of Causes & Prevention

Published on by Liam Forkes (author)

Seasonal affective disorder is estimated to affect 6% of the UK population. (photo: )

Seasonal affective disorder is estimated to affect 6% of the UK population.

Experts today are recommending new guidance surrounding seasonal affective disorder (SAD)

Jamie Oliver's call to ban school cake and bakes sales

Published on by Elisha Atkinson (author), Emily Huelin (author)

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Jamie Oliver's food foundation has slammed school cake and bake sales - with a new report saying they create a "high fat culture" in British pupils

Pharmaceutical industry ‘robbing the tax-payer’ as medicine price continues to rise

Published on by Bradley Moore (author)

Prescription drugs (photo: Boarding1Now)

Prescription drugs

Campaigners have accused the pharmaceutical industry of prioritising profit over the tax-payer's health, as medicine prices continue to increase.