New restrictions on laxative sales introduced to stop misuse

New restrictions on laxative sales introduced to stop misuse

The measures are to reflect the fact that the medicines should only be used short-term and due to the links between overuse and eating disorders.Dr Sarah Branch, from the MHRA explains "Stimulant laxatives can provide short-term relief to some people with occasional constipation.

Trump says he plans to ban flavoured e-cigarettes after spate of vaping deaths: 'People are dying'

Trump says he plans to ban flavoured e-cigarettes after spate of vaping deaths: 'People are dying'

Donald Trump has said he plans to ban flavoured e-cigarettes after a spate of vaping deaths , declaring that companies were getting rich as people died.

When it comes to exercise, age is just a number – SHOCKING study shows that even the elderly can benefit from working out

When it comes to exercise, age is just a number – SHOCKING study shows that even the elderly can benefit from working out

Before the current study, no research has taken a life course approach to determine how participation in physical activity throughout the various stages of adulthood may be linked to mortality risk.

Dirt, germs, exercise, sunshine and fresh air: Outdoors is an adventure for kids that leads to a lifetime of good health

Dirt, germs, exercise, sunshine and fresh air: Outdoors is an adventure for kids that leads to a lifetime of good health

If you think that keeping children locked up inside the home is enough to help them avoid facing deadly diseases or suffering from life-long conditions, think again.