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Jenni Falconer: ‘It’s so painful’ TV and radio star on 'freaky' health condition

Jenni Falconer, 43, has been open about having Raynaud’s disease on her fingers and has shared some snaps to her Instagram account.
Now the TV and radio presenter, who also has her own podcast called RunPod, has revealed what it’s like living with it.
Raynaud’s disease affects your blood circu…



Barbara Windsor health latest: Husband reveals symptoms that diagnosed her condition

Dementia is the name given to a group of symptoms linked to an ongoing decline in brain function. In May 2018, Dame Barbara Windsor, 81, revealed she has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. She was originally diagnosed in 2014, and had been taking medication to control her symptoms. The Ea…


Andrea McLean health latest: The potentially fatal condition Loose Women host once had

Andrea McLean, 49, a famous face on ITV’s Loose Women, underwent a hysterectomy in 2016 to help solve her battle with endometriosis and perimenopause. A hysterectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the womb, while endometriosis is a condition where tissues similar to the lining of the womb s…


Type 2 diabetes: One snack proven to lower blood sugar and reduce risk of condition

Type 2 diabetes is a condition where a person’s blood sugar (glucose) level becomes too high. It can trigger symptoms such as excessive thirst, peeing more than usual and feeling very tired. Left untreated, it can lead to long-term complications with the eyes, nerves, kidneys and feet. A h…


Clare Balding health latest: Five symptoms of presenter’s past deadly condition

Clare Balding, 48, revealed she had thyroid cancer back in 2009. The BBC sport presenter went public with the news at the time and made light of her illness saying, “At the moment I sound like Kermit”. Clare reportedly had her first operation in April that year to remove a cyst, just a month be…


Jeremy Clarkson health latest: The condition that threatened his life – the eight symptoms

Jeremy Clarkson, 59, revealed he “almost died” after falling ill while on the Spanish island of Mallorca in 2017. In August that year, The Grand Tour host opened up about the health condition which struck him down – pneumonia. After spending three nights spasming in his bed he was sent to…


Eczema treatment: Baby who hurt to be cuddled cleared skin condition using this cream

Eczema can vary in severity, and while doctors usually recommend topical corticosteroid creams for severe cases, they don’t always work for everyone. The mum of a now toddler who had such severe eczema it hurt him to be cuddled says it was cleared up with the help of a “life-changing” moist…