When quitting cigarettes, consider using more nicotine, not less
New research rebuts idea of nicotine replacement
USAID launches latest clean-up for Vietnam War-era Agent Orange site
$183 million for this clean-up, after four decades
Dementia, sex and the law
There are events in life that do not fit our black and white moral principles. The monochromatic reality of our...
'World's smallest baby boy' set to go home in Japan
Baby weighed as much as an apple when he was born last October
Scientists revive brain function in dead pigs
Pig brains can have blood flow and cell function restored even hours after death
Testosterone: why defining a 'normal' level is hard to do
Low levels can impact on many aspects, for both men and women
Half of statins patients don't hit 'healthy' cholesterol levels
Patients respond differently to treatment
Type of grass pollen, not count, could be important for allergy sufferers
400 million people worldwide affected
Scientists unveil 'first' 3D print of heart with human tissue, vessels
'Major medical breakthrough'
Sugar added to 77% of items
Processed foods have taken over most of the food we eat at the expense of those included in healthy nutritional...
Mother of 3-DNA baby praises new fertility treatment
The Greek mother of the
Ebola death toll in DRC passes 750: WHO
Agency's committee meeting in Geneva
Sense of taste changes as we age
Taste is a complex phenomenon. We do not experience the sensation through a single sense (as...
Crude oil touted as health cure in Azerbaijan
Naftalan became a popular health resort for Soviet citizens in the 1920s
Push to cure hepatitis B, a neglected disease
Disease kills twice as many people as malaria
A shot of truth: the MMR vaccine and the conspiracies that dog it
'Google is not a medical school,' a local GP notes
Electric bikes can boost older people's mental performance and well-being
Mental function improved as much as it had for the pedallers
Online tool encourages healthy weight gain during pregnancy
Goal-setting effective for those who start with normal body weight
New York mandates vaccine to contain Brooklyn measles outbreak
Public health emergency announced in parts of the city
Cutting-edge procedure mends Jagger's 'heart of stone'
Rock star says be is 'feeling much better'