Speak your mind: brain implant translates thought to speech

People unable to communicate due to injury or brain damage may one day speak again, after scientists on Thursday...

EU curbs trans fats from 2021 to boost heart health

Snack food fat content to be controlled in effort to fight heart disease and strokes

Tummy timetables: WHO has lifestyle advice for kids

Recommendations are for children under five

Self-powered 'pacemaker for life' in pigs unveiled

The animals selected suffered from irregular heartbeat

‘Even when you’re old, you can lift’

69-year-old holds several records for power-lifting

UAE woman comes out of coma after 27 years

She was injured in a 1991 car crash

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