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What sort of impact could ‘Aussie Flu’ have on the UK?

15Feb

A virulent strain of influenza, H3N2 has severely hit the UK this flu season. The number of patients combating the virus at one point rising by 78% in just a week, according to statistics from the Royal College of GPs. … Continue reading

  

Staggering news on staggered overdoses

28Nov

Professor Ronald Eccles, Director of the Common Cold Centre in Cardiff, has a warning for cold and flu sufferers this winter. Be careful you don’t over dose on cold remedies. You could be taking paracetamol tablets as well as a … Continue reading

  

Paracetamol linked to worsening asthma symptoms

9Nov

A new study by Dr John McBride has found a link between acetaminophen, which is marketed as tylenol and paracetamol, and asthma. It was discovered that paracetamol could worsen asthma symptoms in children and adults and may lead to new … Continue reading

  

Paracetamol in pregnancy

11Apr

“Pregnant women who take paracetamol could be increasing the risk of their child developing asthma,” the Daily Express has reported. The news is based on a review that systematically combined the findings from six previous studies examining whether paracetamol use … Continue reading

  

Paracetamol After Vaccinations

16Oct

Giving paracetamol to babies after vaccinations as a precaution against fever may lower the effectiveness of the immunisation. Read more here – http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/8308786.stm +398