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Sore knee? Maybe you have a fabella

A little bone in the knee scientists thought was being lost to evolution seems to be making a comeback, say experts from Imperial College London. The fabella is found in some people buried in the tendon just behind their knee. Doctors think it is entirely pointless, and you can happily live without it – many… Read More »

Eczema treatment: The spicy supplement proven to lessen sore, dry and itchy skin

Eczema is a common skin condition which can be triggered during the winter months. It causes sore, red, cracked and itchy skin and can affect any part of the body. The main treatments for eczema are emollients and topical corticosteroids. But researchers have also suggested natural remedies, like turmeric, can help lessen the skin condition’s… Read More »

Why are my breasts sore before a period?

The menstrual cycle can cause many symptoms, including sore breasts. Hormone fluctuations before a period can lead to breast tenderness or pain. Doctors do not fully understand what causes these breast symptoms, but they know that specific hormones are involved. People can take some measures to reduce breast discomfort. However, if their breast pain becomes… Read More »