• Pamela defied all odds to hit 100 and baby Elena has a one in three chance of living for a century By Daily Mail   -   Sep 14, 2019

    PAMELA DEFIED ALL ODDS TO HIT 100 AND BABY ELENA HAS A ONE IN THREE CHANCE OF LIVING FOR A CENTURY

    As a child born in 2018, my little girl has a one in three chance of living to 100. In contrast, as someone born in 1917, Pamela would...

    Child, Baby
  • DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: How to think yourself into living longer By Daily Mail   -   Sep 14, 2019

    DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: HOW TO THINK YOURSELF INTO LIVING LONGER

    Dr Michael Mosley, pictured with his GP wife Clare, said everyone's brain can be manipulated to have a transformative effect on our...

    Brain
  • Can a single pill reverse ageing? By Daily Mail   -   Sep 14, 2019

    CAN A SINGLE PILL REVERSE AGEING?

    Professor Lorna Harries of Exeter Medical School said: 'Many age-related diseases and ageing itself may happen because of a failure...

  • The incredible innovations which may mean no more drilling at the dentist  By Daily Mail   -   Sep 14, 2019

    THE INCREDIBLE INNOVATIONS WHICH MAY MEAN NO MORE DRILLING AT THE DENTIST 

    New developments in oral healthcare could see the dentist's drill consigned to history, after experts at King's College, London found...

    Teeth, Drugs
  • EVE SIMMONS: Sorry Prue, but super souffles don't make you a hospital food expert  By Daily Mail   -   Sep 14, 2019

    EVE SIMMONS: SORRY PRUE, BUT SUPER SOUFFLES DON'T MAKE YOU A HOSPITAL FOOD EXPERT 

    I am a big fan of Prue Leith, 79, pictured, and have no doubt her knowledge of souffles is unsurpassed, I'm not sure if the same can...

    Hospital, Food
  • HEALTH NOTES: A natural way to end stress in the office  By Daily Mail   -   Sep 14, 2019

    HEALTH NOTES: A NATURAL WAY TO END STRESS IN THE OFFICE 

    Researchers from the University of South Australia found viewing a landscape image for as little as one minute can soothe tension and...

    Stress, Fatigue
  • DR ELLIE CANNON: Asthma makes me wheezy. so how can I get fit?   By Daily Mail   -   Sep 14, 2019

    DR ELLIE CANNON: ASTHMA MAKES ME WHEEZY. SO HOW CAN I GET FIT?  

    A reader asks DR ELLIE CANNON of ways to keep fit which will not worsen the symptoms of their asthma which makes them wheeze when they...

    Asthma
  • We all need a hand to hold in hospital: DR MAX THE MIND DOCTOR reveals the importance of visitors By Daily Mail   -   Sep 14, 2019

    WE ALL NEED A HAND TO HOLD IN HOSPITAL: DR MAX THE MIND DOCTOR REVEALS THE IMPORTANCE OF VISITORS

    DR MAX: The long corridors, the impersonal waiting rooms, the dawning realisation that I was seriously ill - all this was bad enough....

    Hospital, Hands
  • Exercising for 13 minutes day could extend life expectancy by 3 years By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    EXERCISING FOR 13 MINUTES DAY COULD EXTEND LIFE EXPECTANCY BY 3 YEARS

    UK-based health insurance firm Vitality, which bases its business model on giving discounts to people who are healthier - examined...

  • DR MICHAEL MOSLEY, 62, reveals new programme to help you look and feel younger By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    DR MICHAEL MOSLEY, 62, REVEALS NEW PROGRAMME TO HELP YOU LOOK AND FEEL YOUNGER

    DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: As a science journalist, I've tested out lots of different ways to boost my body and brain over the years, I then...

    Brain
  • IUDs can lower a woman's risk of developing ovarian cancer by more than 30%, study finds By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    IUDS CAN LOWER A WOMAN'S RISK OF DEVELOPING OVARIAN CANCER BY MORE THAN 30%, STUDY FINDS

    A new study from the University of Colorado School of Medicine, has found that, with both the hormonal and the non-hormonal IUD, women...

    Cancer
  • Texas mother-of-three says her vaping habit landed her in a medically-induced coma By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    TEXAS MOTHER-OF-THREE SAYS HER VAPING HABIT LANDED HER IN A MEDICALLY-INDUCED COMA

    Sherie Canada, from Abilene, Texas, was rushed to the hospital in June where doctors found a build-up of fluid in her lungs and blood...

    Hospital
  • Autism rates in the US are rising fastest among Hispanic and black children, study finds  By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    AUTISM RATES IN THE US ARE RISING FASTEST AMONG HISPANIC AND BLACK CHILDREN, STUDY FINDS 

    A new study from the University of Colorado Boulder has found that autism rates rose 73% among Hispanics and 44% among blacks in children...

  • Boxing may 'damage the brain' with athletes doing 52% worse on memory tests By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    BOXING MAY 'DAMAGE THE BRAIN' WITH ATHLETES DOING 52% WORSE ON MEMORY TESTS

    Scientists from the University of Stirling analysed 20 amateur athletes after they sparred for a total of nine minutes. An hour later,...

    Brain
  • Woman, 29, opted to amputate her leg after crash to protect unborn child from multiple surgeries By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    WOMAN, 29, OPTED TO AMPUTATE HER LEG AFTER CRASH TO PROTECT UNBORN CHILD FROM MULTIPLE SURGERIES

    Caitlin Conner, 29, from Texas, and her then-husband were riding a motorcycle when they were hit by a texting driver in May 2014, leaving...

    Legs, Child
  • Hepatitis C-infected kidneys are safe and work as well as uninfected organs, study finds By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    HEPATITIS C-INFECTED KIDNEYS ARE SAFE AND WORK AS WELL AS UNINFECTED ORGANS, STUDY FINDS

    A new study, from the University of Pennsylvania, has found that there are three times as many transplant centers using hepatitis C-infected...

    Hepatitis
  • Women are more likely to wear high heels if they are going on a date with an attractive man By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    WOMEN ARE MORE LIKELY TO WEAR HIGH HEELS IF THEY ARE GOING ON A DATE WITH AN ATTRACTIVE MAN

    Scientists at Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia, quizzed 292 female university students, who were all straight, about how...

  • How illegal tanning injections which trigger heart disease are being sold to UK customers on eBay By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    HOW ILLEGAL TANNING INJECTIONS WHICH TRIGGER HEART DISEASE ARE BEING SOLD TO UK CUSTOMERS ON EBAY

    EXCLUSIVE: MailOnline found multiple listings for melanotan II on the online marketplace despite it being banned in the UK. One seller...

    Tanning, Injection, Injections
  • Health Secretary Matt Hancock calls in pharma bosses over cystic fibrosis drug costs By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    HEALTH SECRETARY MATT HANCOCK CALLS IN PHARMA BOSSES OVER CYSTIC FIBROSIS DRUG COSTS

    Pharmaceutical bosses have been summoned to a meeting with Health Secretary Matt Hancock in an attempt to break a four-year deadlock...

    Drugs
  • Virtual reality helped 'bring back memories' in dementia patients during an NHS trial By Daily Mail   -   Sep 13, 2019

    VIRTUAL REALITY HELPED 'BRING BACK MEMORIES' IN DEMENTIA PATIENTS DURING AN NHS TRIAL

    The NHS pilot is taking place at The Marston Court care home in Oxford. The team behind it spoke to the individual patients' care team...