Dentists warn ‘desperate’ people will try ‘DIY dentistry’ if the government doesn’t give access to emergency treatment

Dentists warn ‘desperate’ people will try ‘DIY dentistry’ if the government doesn’t give access to emergency treatment

The British Dental Association (BDA), a trade union for dentists, called on the government to provide access for patients who need treatment during the Covid-19 lockdown.Dental surgeries that provide NHS care receive support from the government but many rely upon private work to remain financially viable.

Studies show homeopathic remedies no better than placebo

Studies show homeopathic remedies no better than placebo

on the idea of diluting a substance in water, and according to the British NHS practitioners believe that the more a substance is diluted, Read more:History of homeopathy Australian study calls homeopathy 'useless' US considers regulating homeopathy This article was traslated and adapted from Netwerk24.References:the bmj: Paul Glasziou: Still no evidence for homeopathy.

Dangers of Light Drinking

Dangers of Light Drinking

And while the current research did not find as much of a connection between drinking and cardiovascular disease, a 2017 study at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada showed that people who drink one to two alcoholic beverages daily do not have a lower risk of heart disease as they age.2

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy reverses drowned toddler’s brain damage

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy reverses drowned toddler’s brain damage

According to her family, the dramatic turnaround is thanks to hyperbaric oxygen therapy. According to MedicalNewsToday.com, the first known hyperbaric oxygen chamber was built in 1662 by British clergyman and physician known only as Henshaw.

Is It Dangerous To Be Left-Handed?

Is It Dangerous To Be Left-Handed?

• Breast cancer — While your diet, lifestyle and any number of environmental factors can influence your chances of developing breast cancer, a 2007 body of research presented in the British Journal of Cancer asserts left-handers are at greater risk than right-handers of being diagnosed with breast cancer, particularly after menopause.13

Mad cow disease in the UK: What is BSE and what are the symptoms?

Mad cow disease in the UK: What is BSE and what are the symptoms?

Although there is still huge discussion within the scientific community in the origin of the disease, a British and Irish inquiry into the outbreak concluded it had been caused in the UK by feeding cattle the remains of infected cows.