Tag Archives: Symptoms

Type 2 diabetes symptoms: Itching in this area of the body could be a sign

Type 2 diabetes is a common condition in the UK and often caused by a person being overweight or obese. If the condition is left untreated, serious health complications can occur, such as a heart attack, so recognising symptoms as early as possible is important. Symptoms include feeling thirsty all the time, feeling very tired,… Read More »

Cough in Lung Cancer Associated With Gastrointestinal Symptoms

November 13, 2018 Share this content: An association was found between cough severity/impact and the reported use of opioids and other antitussive treatments. A longitudinal study published in CHEST demonstrated that cough is a severe symptom in lung cancer and is associated with gastrointestinal symptoms. Researchers investigated how cough severity frequency affects patients with lung cancer over… Read More »

In Brief: Mindfulness for Menopausal Symptoms

A growing number of studies have shown that mindfulness may be an important tool for managing a spectrum of symptoms, including depression and anxiety during pregnancy.  A new research study presented at the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) 2018 Annual Meeting in October suggests that mindfulness may also help to relieve menopausal symptoms. This cross-sectional… Read More »