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Flu cases have jumped by 25% in a WEEK

Flu cases jump by 25% in a WEEK amid another rise in the number of intensive care admissions as officials warn just one in SIX schoolchildren have been vaccinated GPs in England held more than 7,300 appointments for flu-like illness last week  Some 346 patients needed intensive care because of the fast-spreading virus Children’s vaccinations […]

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One hour of ‘fashionable’ Zumba a week ‘relieves period pain’

Dance your period pain away: Scientists discover just one hour of ‘fashionable’ Zumba a week ‘relieves menstrual cramps’ Chemicals called prostaglandins cause blood vessels in the uterus to constrict Prevents oxygen-rich blood reaching the womb, triggering pain Zumba ‘flushes out’ these chemicals, boosting the uterus’ blood supply The trendy dance and fitness craze Zumba could […]

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Scientists told about the benefits of frequent sauna use

Researchers found that the risk of death from cardiovascular disease in people over the age of 50 years reduced with regular sauna. A press release published on the portal of BMC Medicine. The authors of the study analyzed the relationship between the frequency of the sauna and development of diseases of the circulatory system on […]