How to tell if you have a thyroid problem

Thyroid problems are becoming more common in America, but the majority of those affected don’t even know it. According to the National Institutes of Health, millions of Americans suffer from thyroid diseases. These diseases range from hyperthyroidism to thyroid cancer. Here are 10 signs that someone may indeed have a thyroid problem. 1. Dramatic Weight … [Read the full story]

Avoid frozen bread

Many people put bread in the freezer to keep it fresh, but this changes its structure and should be avoided if you suffer wind and bloating, according to dietitian Catherine Collins. ‘Baking bread softens the wheat starch, breaking down its structure to make it edible. However, when you cool it again it hardens — just … [Read the full story]

Man sticks milk bottle up his ass ‘to relieve constipation’

Doctors have released an x-ray image showing a milk bottle lodged inside an elderly man’s pelvis. The unnamed 60-year-old got himself into a spin when he slid the bottle too far up his rear-end and couldn’t remove it. Distressed at the situation he immediately presented himself to a hospital in Zhuai, China, where he told … [Read the full story]