Known as the ‘White Zulu’, the music legend stood against apartheid and continuously worked to cross racial divides. Clegg was born in Bacup, Lancashire, England on 7 June 1953. He moved to South Africa with his mother when he was a child and grew up in Johannesburg. He...
Eczema can develop in various forms but atopic eczema is the most common. The condition causes the skin to become itchy, red, dry and cracked. Although there are a wide-range of treatments available, some flare-ups can be particularly stubborn. For people that have exhausted all options, allergy shots...
The modern world brings an overwhelming amount of information aim at helping people to get healthier through supplements. Certain supplements can be used to help ensure the heart is at tip-top-shape. With so many different supplements out there claiming to be the best, what are the three best...
Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative brain disease that causes body tremors, rigid muscles, and difficulty walking and talking. The disease disrupts the body's autonomic nervous system, which controls spontaneous body processes such as heart rate, digestion, salivation, and bowel function. People tend to experience symptoms later in the...
Type 2 diabetes is much more common than type 1 and tends to develop gradually as people get older. People aged over 40 are more at risk of developing the condition, however, more and more people every year are being diagnosed at a much younger age. A simple...
High blood pressure is an insidious medical condition where the pressure inside a person’s arteries is higher than it should be. Symptoms rarely show up until the condition has escalated. Taking proactive measures to regulate blood pressure is therefore critical to warding off the threats, which include a...
Back pain is a common complaint in the UK, with around one in three people getting it every year. It’s usually the lower back that’s affected. The pain usually subsides within four to six weeks but in some cases, the discomfort can continue for many months or even...
Erectile dysfunction could be a warning sign of advanced prostate cancer, according to the American Cancer Society, although Cancer Research UK said it is "uncommon" on their website. Erectile dysfunction and incontinence are the most common side effects of prostate cancer treatment. A number of sexual side effects...
The pollen count has been forecast as high across most parts of England today by the Met Office. In London, the South East of England and Northern Ireland the pollen count is predicted to be medium and in Scotland the pollen count has been forecast to be low....
Type 2 diabetes is a serious condition where the insulin a person’s pancreas makes can’t work properly, or their pancreas can’t make enough insulin.This leads to rising blood sugar levels that can pose serious health risks if untreated, such as heart disease and stroke.People with diabetes must overhaul...