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Short six-second bursts of vigorous exercise have the potential to transform the health of elderly people, say researchers.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:46:31 GMT
Scientists have found a key cluster of nerve cells that can stop food consumption, according to research in mice.
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:39:43 GMT
A British team of researchers has developed what might be a simple blood test for cancer, scientists from the University of Bradford say.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:12:29 GMT
A Sierra Leone woman who fled hospital after testing positive for the Ebola virus has died after turning herself in, health officials tell the BBC.
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 02:39:43 GMT
Scientists say they have stumbled upon a common virus that has never been described before.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:14:03 GMT
A pioneering breast cancer treatment that replaces weeks of radiotherapy with a single, targeted shot is set to be offered on the NHS.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:00:14 GMT
Even dimly lit bedrooms may stop breast cancer drugs from working, according to US research.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:40:05 GMT
A report by MPs suggests a lack of female participation in sport has long-term health and social consequences.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:42:43 GMT
Type 2 diabetes is more common in people who work shifts, with effects on waistlines, hormones and sleep increasing the risk, a study suggests.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:14:23 GMT
An investigation into allegations of hygiene failings at poultry processing factories is ordered by Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:14:31 GMT
Smoking, drinking and drug use among secondary school pupils have more than halved over the past 10 years, figures show.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:26:20 GMT
The 12-hour waiting time target for Northern Ireland A&E units was breached more than 700 times between April and June, according to the latest figures.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:37:36 GMT
Taxpayers could be hit with a £700m bill after the government reportedly loses a legal fight with Fujitsu.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:55:37 GMT
Taking paracetamol for lower back pain does not improve recovery time or provide any greater pain relief than using a placebo, scientists say.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:55:37 GMT
A review of morning-after contraceptive pills has concluded that they are suitable for heavier women.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:30:54 GMT
Nineteen NHS trusts have been referred to ministers after auditors raised concerns about their financial health.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:04:04 GMT
The government has a "casual attitude" to the human form of "mad cow disease", MPs warn, while ministers say the issue is treated "extremely seriously".
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:38:36 GMT
The timing of when a girl reaches puberty is controlled by hundreds of genes, say scientists.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:09:28 GMT
Hospices could play a greater role in end-of-life care and stop hospitals being the "default option", says former Tory party leader Lord Howard.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:29:07 GMT
A public review into the three person IVF technique has been broadly supportive, says the Department of Health.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:35:39 GMT
Doctors in India extract 232 teeth from the mouth of a 17-year-old boy in a seven-hour operation.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:23:06 GMT
A man with a fly in his ear and a woman questioning if a green potato was poisonous were among thousands of non-urgent 999 calls made to the Welsh Ambulance Service last year.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:16:27 GMT
The risks of a plan to admit fewer patients
Fri, 23 May 2014 00:02:39 GMT
The first is the most dangerous of life
Sun, 29 Jun 2014 00:19:19 GMT
Former heroin addict Lisa Bryer tells Today programme presenter John Humphrys about her experiences with drugs and her recovery process.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 08:40:07 GMT
SUP yoga, or stand up paddleboard yoga, involves most of the moves of normal yoga, but is done on a paddleboard in the water.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:20:38 GMT
The authorities is Delhi are piloting water dispensing machines to bring clean water to residents.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:20:22 GMT
IOSH's Jane White and London Business School's Lynda Gratton discuss new research suggesting Type 2 diabetes is more common in people who work shifts.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:33:08 GMT
Scientists trying to understand the rise of antibiotic resistance believe pilgrimages could provide clues to the mechanisms behind its spread.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:06:04 GMT
A man who was given electric shocks on the NHS in the 1970's to 'cure' his homosexuality says he 'deeply regrets' it.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:22:13 GMT
A new study shows that newborn babies can reap the health benefits of a delay in cutting their umbilical cord - whilst they're safe in their mothers' arms.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:59:43 GMT
New treatments for schizophrenia could be possible as vital clues behind the factors causing the mental illness are discovered. One person diagnosed with it explains the impact and the stigma.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:54:00 GMT
How the sun can damage sight as well as skin
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:51:43 GMT
Preventing injury and illness in athletes
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:59:05 GMT
Can it really save the NHS millions?
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:39:28 GMT
Trying to save CAR, where fighting spreads like an infection
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:31:56 GMT
The man who set up a free school in the 80s
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:14:42 GMT
Beauty queen on being abused as a teenager
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:08:57 GMT
Why is medicinal use of honey so limited in the UK?
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:09:22 GMT
The heroin 'antidote' that can save overdosing addicts' lives
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:02:40 GMT
The deadly danger of illegal backstreet buttock injections
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:02:06 GMT
What is it and why is it still being carried out across the world?
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:25:55 GMT
One man's HIV campaign in Indonesia's Bandung prison
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:04:14 GMT
Finding the right drugs to care for Kenya's HIV orphans
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:17:19 GMT