• Scientists say race does not determine health and doctors who say so are fueling 'racial prejudice' By Daily Mail   -   Feb 16, 2019

    SCIENTISTS SAY RACE DOES NOT DETERMINE HEALTH AND DOCTORS WHO SAY SO ARE FUELING 'RACIAL PREJUDICE'

    New papers presented at the world's biggest science conference today show there is a myriad of variations within each race, and very...

  • DR MAX: I'm sickened that we're still so soft on cannabis  By Daily Mail   -   Feb 16, 2019

    DR MAX: I'M SICKENED THAT WE'RE STILL SO SOFT ON CANNABIS 

    DR MAX: What we should be doing here in Britain is clamping down ever harder - with tough sentences for those who break the law.

  • Aspiring makeup artist, 25, suffering from cystic fibrosis is on her third and FINAL set of lungs By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    ASPIRING MAKEUP ARTIST, 25, SUFFERING FROM CYSTIC FIBROSIS IS ON HER THIRD AND FINAL SET OF LUNGS

    Tiffany Senter of Shasta Lake City, California is only 25, but she's been at deaths door twice. Tiffany was born with cystic fibrosis...

  • Teeth can be used to predict mental health problems, study finds By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    TEETH CAN BE USED TO PREDICT MENTAL HEALTH PROBLEMS, STUDY FINDS

    Dr Erin Dunn, a psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital, examined lost milk teeth from six-year-olds, and found those with thinner...

    Teeth, Hospital
  • Heroin and meth are driving record high syphilis rates in the US, report warns   By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    HEROIN AND METH ARE DRIVING RECORD HIGH SYPHILIS RATES IN THE US, REPORT WARNS  

    Between 2013 and 2017, the number of people with highly-transmissible syphilis shot up by 73 percent - and twice as many are now using...

    Injections, Injection, Drugs
  • Women: Can't sleep night? Get a dog, study suggests By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    WOMEN: CAN'T SLEEP NIGHT? GET A DOG, STUDY SUGGESTS

    More than half of American women share their beds with humans or dogs, and a third sleep with cats, according to a Canisius College...

    Sleep
  • Almost 50% of US teens NEVER see a doctor on their own, study finds By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    ALMOST 50% OF US TEENS NEVER SEE A DOCTOR ON THEIR OWN, STUDY FINDS

    The nationally-representative survey by the University of Illinois at Chicago suggests that the rate of teens seeing physicians independently...

  • Men who can do over 40 push-ups are at a 96% lower risk of heart disease, study finds By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    MEN WHO CAN DO OVER 40 PUSH-UPS ARE AT A 96% LOWER RISK OF HEART DISEASE, STUDY FINDS

    Instead of long, arduous treadmill tests for heart health, doctors at Harvard University are now recommending push-ups, as doing over...

  • Beauty therapist, 20, 'considered suicide after the Pill triggered her depression and anxiety' By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    BEAUTY THERAPIST, 20, 'CONSIDERED SUICIDE AFTER THE PILL TRIGGERED HER DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY'

    Jasmyn Anderson, 20, from Edinburgh, was prescribed antidepressants around six months ago after she began to suffer with her mental...

    Depression
  • Young mother, 25, gives birth NATURALLY to six girls and one boy in shock septuplets pregnancy By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    YOUNG MOTHER, 25, GIVES BIRTH NATURALLY TO SIX GIRLS AND ONE BOY IN SHOCK SEPTUPLETS PREGNANCY

    The startling birth occurred at a hospital in the Diyali Province of eastern Iraq in what is believed to be the first septuplet birth...

    Pregnancy, Hospital
  • Women whose male partners watch more porn are at greater risk of eating disorders By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    WOMEN WHOSE MALE PARTNERS WATCH MORE PORN ARE AT GREATER RISK OF EATING DISORDERS

    The more porn women's male partners watched in a week, the greater the risks were that women would develop an eating disorder, an Ohio...

  • NHS is ‘dysfunctional' with doctors ‘running around like headless chickens' By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    NHS IS ‘DYSFUNCTIONAL' WITH DOCTORS ‘RUNNING AROUND LIKE HEADLESS CHICKENS'

    In the clearest sign the four-hour target for A&E will be scrapped, Lord Prior of Brampton said the performance measures were ‘deeply...

  • Short bursts of high-intensity exercise are BETTER for weight loss than longer sessions in the gym By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    SHORT BURSTS OF HIGH-INTENSITY EXERCISE ARE BETTER FOR WEIGHT LOSS THAN LONGER SESSIONS IN THE GYM

    Fast sprinting seemed to have the most profound effect on weight loss, although all high-intensity workouts were good, according to...

    Sport
  • Viewers of BBC's Hospital outraged after the NHS refused to fund surgery for a wheelchair-bound teen By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    VIEWERS OF BBC'S HOSPITAL OUTRAGED AFTER THE NHS REFUSED TO FUND SURGERY FOR A WHEELCHAIR-BOUND TEEN

    The 15-year-old - known only as Thomas - has quadriplegic spastic cerebral palsy. His family raised £29,000 for him to have the operation...

    Hospital
  • Night owls have a shorter attention span than ‘morning larks' By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    NIGHT OWLS HAVE A SHORTER ATTENTION SPAN THAN ‘MORNING LARKS'

    Researchers led by the University of Birmingham scanned the brains of 38 people who were either morning 'larks' or night owls.

    Brain
  • Health official urges Government to stockpile antibiotics By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    HEALTH OFFICIAL URGES GOVERNMENT TO STOCKPILE ANTIBIOTICS

    Ramanan Laxminarayan, from the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy in Washington DC, adds stockpiling the drug would...

    Drugs
  • Nurse has procedure similar to the Brazilian bum lift to transfer fat from her stomach to her FACE By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    NURSE HAS PROCEDURE SIMILAR TO THE BRAZILIAN BUM LIFT TO TRANSFER FAT FROM HER STOMACH TO HER FACE

    Amy Daniels, from Wisconsin, suffers with scleroderma, which leaves scarring and poor circulation. The mothers fat was enriched with...

    Lifting, Face
  • Mother who thought her Slimming World diet was working is diagnosed with pancreatic cancer  By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    MOTHER WHO THOUGHT HER SLIMMING WORLD DIET WAS WORKING IS DIAGNOSED WITH PANCREATIC CANCER 

    Liz Oakley, 65, from East Kilbride, Scotland, noticed rapid weight loss in October 2017. By January 2018 her skin had yellowed, which...

    Skin, Diet, Cancer
  • AI is FOUR TIMES more effective at predicting an ovarian cancer sufferer's risk of death By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    AI IS FOUR TIMES MORE EFFECTIVE AT PREDICTING AN OVARIAN CANCER SUFFERER'S RISK OF DEATH

    The research was carried out by Imperial College London and led by Professor Eric Aboagye.

    Cancer
  • Father has a life-saving transplant with the donor heart beating in a box By Daily Mail   -   Feb 15, 2019

    FATHER HAS A LIFE-SAVING TRANSPLANT WITH THE DONOR HEART BEATING IN A BOX

    WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT James Walton, from Stoke-on-Trent, was given the emergency transplant after his aorta burst in January. He...