Tag Archives: Help

Pumping cold water inside the body could help after heart attacks

By Clare Wilson Cooling the body from the inside could reduce damage after a cardiac arrestSuwinai Sukanant/Alamy Stock Photo Doctors often cool down people who have had a cardiac arrest or stroke to reduce brain damage, usually with water-filled blankets. But doing this with a device that circulates cold water through a tube down the… Read More »

‘I was sexually assaulted on Christmas Eve and it was so difficult to find help’

It’s supposed to be the most wonderful time of the year, but for one woman the festive period comes with a reminder of something incredibly traumatic. Cara Hernon, a marketing professional from London was sexually assaulted on Christmas Eve eight years ago. The 29-year-old has spent years not wanting to discuss the awful night and… Read More »

Want to learn to box? This video series shot at Anthony Joshua’s gym will help

He did it – Anthony Joshua has regained his world title against Andy Ruiz Jr.  We’re celebrating with a series on how to box shot at Joshua-owned BXR London  Britain’s unified champion Anthony Joshua, 30 has been redeemed six months after he was defeated Andy Ruiz Jr in New York. In fact, boxing has become a… Read More »

Can a new generation of weight-loss drugs finally help patients win at the losing game?

In 1992, a University of Rochester pharmacologist named Michael Weintraub published a study on a drug combination that appeared to produce never-before-seen weight loss. By week 34, his subjects — 121 volunteers — lost, on average, 30 pounds. What’s more, they rated the fenfluramine-plus-phentermine regimen not only more helpful than placebo, but also not terribly “bothersome.” The tiny study… Read More »