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Welcome to Home Health UK’s News page with all the health news stories we think you might be interested in.

Researching Health Information Online

Published on 30th August 2019

The internet can be a minefield of contradicting health information, check out this article from The Guardian, by clicking here. It gives five tips to help you research health information online. In addition it gives ideas of how to present your findings. Health Information The internet can be a scary place. However, here at Home […]

An optimistic outlook means you live longer

Published on 28th August 2019

According to the BBC news website scientists in the US have discovered an interesting fact about ageing. Having a more optimistic outlook you live longer. Positive people were more likely to live to the age of 85 or more. The theory is that optimists may find it easier to control emotions and so be protected […]

insect based food better for pets than steak

Published on 27th August 2019

According to the BBC news website, insect based food is better for your beloved pet and fresh stake. Click here to read more. The British Veterinary Association say that there is “a really exciting future for the use of insect protein for pets.” Insect based pet food also has the added environmental benefits that come […]

Sperms Fight to Fertilise Could Help Fertility Research

Published on 16th August 2019

Sperms Fight to Fertilise Could Help Fertility Research. Fertility Tests An experiment has demonstrated just how tough it is for the average sperm to navigate the reproductive system and this may aid fertility research. Check out Dr Miriam Stoppard’s article here to read more. Whether you are try to conceive or just planning the next […]

is owning a dog good for your health

Published on 15th August 2019

Is Owning a Dog Good for Your Health. Is owning a dog good for your health? Check out this article from the Guardian Newspaper to find out, click here. A new study suggests canine-lovers could be 23% less likely to die from heart disease, or it could just be that healthier people prefer dogs. Pet […]

Urine Infection App Trailed in England

Published on 14th August 2019

Urine Infection App Trailed in England   Check out this article from the BBC news website about a new urine infection treatment app that is being trialed in England. Click here to read more. Urine Infection Health Information. Here at Home Health UK we have lots of health information pages about urine infections and other […]

Chlamydia Vaccine Trial

Published on 13th August 2019

Chlamydia Vaccine Trial News   A chlamydia vaccine clinical trial raises hopes of cure for ‘hidden’ sexually transmitted chlamydia infection. For more information see the full article in the Guardian by clicking here. Home Health UK stocks a range of chlamydia tests, click here to see our female only test range and here to see […]

Queens Award 2019

Published on 26th April 2019

Home health UK is proudly celebrating being a winner of the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise, in the International Trade category, the UK’s highest accolade for business success. We are receiving the award in recognition of the supply and sale of professional and at home In-vitro diagnostic testing kits. The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise is an […]

London man cured of HIV

Published on 12th March 2019

After a second man has been cured of HIV, is there hope for a cure? A second man from London has become the second person ever to be cured of HIV. HIV affects close to 37 million people worldwide and has killed 35 million people worldwide since the pandemic began in the 80’s. The male who […]

Seven ways to boost your self-esteem

Published on 21st January 2019

Seven ways to boost your self-esteem Check negative self-talk, set manageable goals, take regular exercise – and try your hand at gardening, to improve your self-esteem. Check out this article on the guardian website, seven ways to boost your self-esteem, click here to find out more. Some simple tips to boost your self-esteem this chilly […]

Addiction News

Published on 14th January 2019

Have a look at this addiction news article published earlier this year in The Guardian, click here to see the full article. “From sex to sugar to social media, people are in the grip of a wider range of compulsive behaviours. But what is driving them – and what can be done?” A very interesting […]

Get Portion Wise

Published on 14th January 2019

Today the British Nutrition Foundation has published an easy way of working out food portions called, Get Portion Wise. Have a look at their website for the full details here.   It’s simple, you can use your hands to work out how big a portion is. Some of these foods catch people out which results […]