Swelling and painful feet: the most common problems when you're pregnant

Half of expectant mothers experience this

WHO warns of 'backsliding' in measles fight as cases soar

The World Health Organization warned Thursday that efforts to halt the spread of measles were "backsliding", with...

Babies with healthier diets are more active and sleep better

Are girls inherently less active than boys?

Alcohol: putting a value on the hidden costs of drinking

Weighing up the cost against the benefits is not that easy

Cancer: new technique analyses tumours cell by cell to fight disease

DNA sequencing offers new hope

A pill for loneliness? If only it were that simple

Now classified as a public health problem

In eastern Syria, the infants of a dying IS 'caliphate'

They were born in a "state" that no longer exists, most to fathers who are dead and mothers whose countries don't...

Artificial cornea breakthrough could lead to self-assembling organs

12.5 million waiting for eye donors

Turn down the volume: WHO takes aim at harmful smartphone use

More than one billion young people risk damaging their hearing

Ecstasy users are more empathetic: could the drug have a therapeutic use?

Researchers might treat addiction and stress disorders

AI system spots childhood disease like a doctor

An artificial intelligence (AI) programme developed in China that combs through test results, health records and...

Richmond Foundation rebrands, with its eye on younger generations

NGO hopes to attract youth to its mental health services

Why we should ask our doctors about lifestyle medicine

It could represent a monumental shift

Beer before wine and you'll feel fine? No you won't...

New study dispels some myths about drinking patterns

Specialised movement classes for Parkinson’s sufferers, caregivers

Step Up for Parkinson’s is a voluntary organisation that provides free, specialised movement classes for...

Common cancer myths

Each year on February 4, World Cancer Day empowers people across the world to show support, raise a collective...

How to fight obesity

Is it time to introduce a tax on unhealthy foods?

Eating more fruit and vegetables linked to better mental well-being

One portion might be as helpful as walking on eight days

Vegan or Mediterranean diet – which is better for heart health?

Probably best to avoid 'popular trends' and find what is right for you

Miracle treatment or dangerous drug?

Indonesia cashes in on Kratom