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Paddy McGuinness receiving treatment after shock medical diagnosis

Paddy McGuinness receiving treatment after shock medical diagnosis

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Instagram PADDY MCGUINNESS INSTAGRAM: The Take Me Out presenter revealed his shock arthritis diagnosis The TV star is famed for his happy-go-lucky presenting style on ITV's hit dating show Take Me Out.But the 44-year-old stunned his Paddy McGuinness Instagram followers earlier today when he revealed he has been diagnosed with arthritis.Updating fans from his bed, the dad-of-three posted a picture of himself sporting a grim facial expression.Wearing a pale pink vest top, the Bolton-born talent pointed to a bandage on his shoulder. Christine McGuinness   My goodness my Guinness it's Christine McGuinness. Christine, the wife of comedian and Take Me Out presenter...
New test speeds up diagnosis of Parkinson's, Lewy body dementia

New test speeds up diagnosis of Parkinson's, Lewy body dementia

Health
Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Researchers at the National Institutes of Health said they've developed a new test to detect Parkinson's disease and dementia with Lewy bodies, shaving days off the wait time of existing tests.The NIH's National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases created the test by modifying one used for the early diagnosis of prion diseases, a group of neurodegenerative disorders caused by transmissable pathogens.For Parkinson's disease, the test detects levels of Lewy bodies in spinal fluid. Lewy bodies are the abnormal clumping of alpha-synuclein, a protein.Parkinson's disease and dementia with Lewy bodies both resemble prion diseases, which result in the deterioration of brain functions. But Parkinson's disease is about 1,000 times more common than prion diseases, and Lewy bo...
AI early diagnosis could save heart and cancer patients

AI early diagnosis could save heart and cancer patients

Science
Researchers at an Oxford hospital have developed artificial intelligence (AI) that can diagnose scans for heart disease and lung cancer.The systems will save billions of pounds by enabling the diseases to be picked up much earlier. The heart disease technology will start to be available to NHS hospitals for free this summer.The government's healthcare tsar, Sir John Bell, has told BBC News that AI could "save the NHS"."There is about £2.2bn spent on pathology services in the NHS. You may be able to reduce that by 50%. AI may be the thing that saves the NHS," he said.RecommendationCurrently cardiologists can tell from the timing of the heartbeat in scans if there is a problem. But even the best doctors get it wrong in one in five cases. Patients are either sent home and have a heart attack
Angelina Jolie's new diagnosis: What to know about Bell's palsy

Angelina Jolie's new diagnosis: What to know about Bell's palsy

Health
In a newly released interview with Vanity Fair, actress Angelina Jolie opens up about her struggle with Bell’s palsy, a rare and often mysterious neurologic condition. The Oscar-winning actress, who split from longtime husband Brad Pitt in late 2016, expressed concern that in caring for her six children post-divorce, she let her own health decline. Jolie reported turning to acupuncture for relief from Bell’s palsy and noted that she has since made a full recovery. Here's what you need to know about the rare neurologic disease. Bell’s palsy is a condition that leads to paralysis of the facial nerve, the peripheral nerve responsible for facial movement. Sufferers develop one-sided facial weakness -- generally over a matter of hours or days -- that can result in eyebrow sagging, inability