Christmas is nearly upon us but that certainly doesn't mean that Twitter takes a break. Here are the top health tweets from the week commencing 14th December 2015.

Have you been looking for an alternative to the traditional Christmas cake? Well, look no further. On Monday The British Medical Journal provided us with the perfect recipe...why not try making a brain cake instead?

1412 The Bmj Twitter

On Tuesday Dermatologist Dr Emma Wedgeworth shared an article raising awareness for rosacea. The skin condition can become worse during the cold winter months but various treatments are available. 

1512 Dr Emma Wedgeworth Twitter

Contraception awareness group Your Life asked an important question on Wednesday

1612 Yourlifecom Twitter

Dr Michelle Storfer, founder of The Food Effect, demonstrated on Thursday that hearty and healthy food can go hand in hand. A warming bowl of her minestrone soup is exactly what we'd like for lunch today. 

1712 Dr Storfer Twitter

And finally, on Friday Diabetes.co.uk used Christmas emojis to highlight the emotional and physical rollercoaster faced by some diabetics during the festive season. The Treated.com team can definitely relate to the 'giddy' emoji as we make last minute preparations for Christmas day. 

1812 Diabetes Twitter

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