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Downton Abbey film: 14 things you need to know

Downton Abbey film: 14 things you need to know

Entertainment
Media playback is unsupported on your device It's been talked about for years and now, finally, Julian Fellowes' hit ITV period drama is transferring to the big screen.All your favourite characters have returned - get ready for those famous Dame Maggie one-liners - along with a few high-profile new faces, including Imelda Staunton and Killing Eve's David Haig.The film centres around a visit from the King and Queen, which has got both the Downton household and the village all aflutter.Reviews have been warm if a little underwhelming, with many publications, including The Telegraph, The Sun, The Guardian and the Daily Mail, giving the film three stars out of five.Here's everything you need to know about the film - including some gems from the st...
Not all youth with psychiatric disorders need thyroid tests, study says

Not all youth with psychiatric disorders need thyroid tests, study says

Health
Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Many health professionals recommend children with anxiety or depression get tested for a thyroid disease, a new study says. Now, researchers say those screenings need to be targeted to young people who meet certain physical and family criteria for abnormal thyroid function, according to findings published "I was interested in devising this study because I wanted to better understand any relationship between the physical illness and mood disorder," Marissa Luft, a researcher at University of Cincinnati and study lead author, said in a news release. The thyroid gland controls the rate at which the body converts food to energy. Hyperthyroidism occurs when the gland produces too many hormones, bringing on anxiety, appetite loss, weight loss and lack of focus. Conversely, hyp...

Need More Cash? Slash Your Spending on These 5 Things

Finance
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Increasing your income is one way to get more cash but it s usually a hard route to take It often involves working longer or harder which leaves you with less time to enjoy the extra cash you re earning But there s another option You can free up more cash by reducing the amount Latest Articles in
Boys more likely to need help for ‘back to school asthma’

Boys more likely to need help for ‘back to school asthma’

Health
Boys with asthma are twice as likely as girls to visit their GP with worsening symptoms during the first weeks of the new school year, research suggests. It found a tripling of appointments related to "back to school" asthma in England.Being exposed to new viruses at school and a relaxed use of inhalers over the holidays could be factors, experts say.Asthma could turn into "a ticking time bomb" during the summer holidays, Asthma UK said.In recent years, there has been a sharp rise in school-age children with asthma being admitted to hospital in September, around the start of the autumn term.These increases, called the "back to school" effect, were also found in Scotland and Wales."Back to school asthma" is thought to account for up to a quarter of serious...