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I’m a doctor, these 6 historical diseases are on the rise and what to look for

I'm a doctor, these 6 historical diseases are on the rise and what to look for

Many believed they were no match for modern medicine, but cases of historic diseases like scarlet fever and tuberculosis are now skyrocketing. The number of people needing to be treated in hospital for malnutrition, scurvy and diphtheria has risen by 23% in one NHS area to a five-year high. 7 Many believed they were no …

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The rise in popularity of anal sex has led to health problems for women

Women in the UK are suffering injuries and other health problems as a result of the growing popularity of anal sex among heterosexual couples, two NHS surgeons have warned. Consequences include incontinence and sexually transmitted infections (STIs), as well as pain and bleeding because they have experienced bodily trauma while practicing, the doctors write in …

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WHO highlights rise in monkeypox unrelated to monkeys amid reports of attacks

The World Health Organization has stressed that outbreaks of monkeypox are not related to monkeys, following a series of reported attacks on the primates in Brazil. “What people need to know is that the transmission we’re seeing is occurring between humans,” WHO spokeswoman Margaret Harris told reporters in Geneva on Tuesday. He said primates could …

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