• Thousands of couples could be spared gruelling IVF with new 5p-sized device By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    THOUSANDS OF COUPLES COULD BE SPARED GRUELLING IVF WITH NEW 5P-SIZED DEVICE

    Doctors and engineers at the University of Southampton have created a sensor the size of a 5p piece that could diagnose the cause of...

    Infertility
  • Little girl, 9, dies in her sleep after a sudden sugar crash sent her into a diabetic coma  By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    LITTLE GIRL, 9, DIES IN HER SLEEP AFTER A SUDDEN SUGAR CRASH SENT HER INTO A DIABETIC COMA 

    Nine-year-old Sophia Daugherty slipped into a diabetic coma during a sleepover at a friends house in Pennsylvania, after the diabetic...

    Sleep, Drop, Diabetes, Child
  • Alzheimer's burden to DOUBLE by 2060, CDC report warns   By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    ALZHEIMER'S BURDEN TO DOUBLE BY 2060, CDC REPORT WARNS  

    As the American population both grows and ages, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warns that 13.9 million people will...

    Alzheimer
  • It doesn't matter how long you sleep, it's WHEN you go to bed By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    IT DOESN'T MATTER HOW LONG YOU SLEEP, IT'S WHEN YOU GO TO BED

    A new study on sleep patterns suggests that a regular bedtime and wake time are just as important for heart and metabolic health among...

    Sleep
  • More than 80% of people with cancer risk genes don't know it, study warns   By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    MORE THAN 80% OF PEOPLE WITH CANCER RISK GENES DON'T KNOW IT, STUDY WARNS  

    Genetic testing is cheaper and more accurate than ever, helping people to understand how their DNA raises cancer risks. But less than...

    Cancer
  • 68 people left BLIND after botched cataract cure was injected into their eyeballs By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    68 PEOPLE LEFT BLIND AFTER BOTCHED CATARACT CURE WAS INJECTED INTO THEIR EYEBALLS

    The patients in Dallas had all been promised clear eyesight from the medication, designed to be a permanent alternative for eye drops....

    Injection, Injections, Drop, Cataract, Cures, Eye
  • Champion bagpiper whose fingers turned BLACK and had to be amputated By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    CHAMPION BAGPIPER WHOSE FINGERS TURNED BLACK AND HAD TO BE AMPUTATED

    WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Andrew Shilliday, 33, from Dungannon in Northern Ireland developed gangrene in his hands and feet while he...

    Hands
  • First HIV immunotherapy drug proves safe in phase 1 trial By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    FIRST HIV IMMUNOTHERAPY DRUG PROVES SAFE IN PHASE 1 TRIAL

    The phase 1 trial is an early but significant milestone for the team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which won...

    Drugs
  • HPV-related cancer treatment gets boost from new shot By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    HPV-RELATED CANCER TREATMENT GETS BOOST FROM NEW SHOT

    University of Pennsylvania researchers have discovered that an shot activates patients' immune systems so they can fight even late...

    Cancer
  • DIY brain-zapping trend could damage young people's minds, scientists warn By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    DIY BRAIN-ZAPPING TREND COULD DAMAGE YOUNG PEOPLE'S MINDS, SCIENTISTS WARN

    Scientists at Georgetown University in Washington DC have warned people that using devices bought online or made at home to shock their...

    Brain
  • Breast milk helps premature babies´ brain development By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    BREAST MILK HELPS PREMATURE BABIES´ BRAIN DEVELOPMENT

    Edinburgh University researchers analysed MRI scans of nearly 50 premature babies. The babies had all been born before 33 weeks gestation.

    Baby, Breasts, Brain, Breast
  • Constipation could be cured by using ELECTRIC ZAPS By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    CONSTIPATION COULD BE CURED BY USING ELECTRIC ZAPS

    Experts at Monash University in Melbourne revealed constipated women having the electric wave therapy were over three times as likely...

    Cures
  • Alzheimer's myths busted: Experts reveal the six most common misconceptions patients have By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    ALZHEIMER'S MYTHS BUSTED: EXPERTS REVEAL THE SIX MOST COMMON MISCONCEPTIONS PATIENTS HAVE

    Dementia UK has revealed people diagnosed with Alzheimer's are most often worried about having to stop driving, giving up work, losing...

    Alzheimer
  • How binge-drinking in college affects the brain By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    HOW BINGE-DRINKING IN COLLEGE AFFECTS THE BRAIN

    Jamie Smolen, a professor of medicine at the University of Florida, has spent years studying alcohol's effect on the brain. Here, he...

    Brain, Alcohol
  • Pharmaceutical lab forced to stop brewing BEER next to drug-testing equipment By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    PHARMACEUTICAL LAB FORCED TO STOP BREWING BEER NEXT TO DRUG-TESTING EQUIPMENT

    It is hardly the first time for this lab: the same lab just outside Chicago was also reprimanded for brewing beer within feet of testing...

    Drugs
  • GPs should 'dust off' pandemic plans this flu season, warns leading medic By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    GPS SHOULD 'DUST OFF' PANDEMIC PLANS THIS FLU SEASON, WARNS LEADING MEDIC

    Dr Andrew Green, clinical and prescribing lead for the General Practice Committee in the UK, urged doctors to step up their preparations...

    Plan, Flu
  • Fitness blogger Sia Cooper insists her breast implants are POISONING her By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    FITNESS BLOGGER SIA COOPER INSISTS HER BREAST IMPLANTS ARE POISONING HER

    Sia Cooper, the 29-year-old behind the blog Diary of a Fit Mommy, reveals in a new YouTube video that she has been struggling with...

    Hair, Fatigue, Breast, Breasts
  • NHS wins landmark High Court battle with two major drug firms By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    NHS WINS LANDMARK HIGH COURT BATTLE WITH TWO MAJOR DRUG FIRMS

    A judge rejected an action brought by Bayer and Novartis against 12 NHS clinical commissioning groups in north England relating to...

    Drugs
  • Do YOU wear contact lenses? Beware of a rare infection By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    DO YOU WEAR CONTACT LENSES? BEWARE OF A RARE INFECTION

    Moorfields Eye Hospital researchers checked medical records since 1986 to analyse and compare rates of the infection in south east...

    Hospital, Eye
  • 'Little princess' toddler dies from a fist-sized brain tumour By Daily Mail   -   Sep 21, 2018

    'LITTLE PRINCESS' TODDLER DIES FROM A FIST-SIZED BRAIN TUMOUR

    Lavaya Howard, from Grimsby, had undergone 40 gruelling operations as surgeons desperately battled to rid her of the mass. But they...

    Brain