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High blood pressure: Having unusual symptom in your nose could mean high blood pressure

Known as the ‘silent killer’, high blood pressure could start off as something minor but if left untreated can cause serious health problems. Half of people with high blood pressure are not diagnosed or not receiving any treatment for the condition. With high blood pressure costing the NHS over £2.1 billion every year, knowing about… Read More »

Walmart raises minimum age to buy tobacco to 21 as pressure mounts to curb illegal sales to minors

Cashiers ring up customers at registers inside a Walmart location in Burbank, California. Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Walmart plans to increase the minimum age to buy tobacco products to 21 starting July 1, joining a growing list of retailers under pressure from federal regulators to curb sales to minors and boosting… Read More »