Malaria mosquitoes wiped out in lab trials

Scientists used genetic engineering to wipe out population

Facebook not protecting content moderators from mental trauma - lawsuit

A former Facebook Inc contract employee filed a lawsuit in California, alleging that content moderators who face...

Five popular hangover cures, reviewed by experts

Best treatment is 'drink in moderation' or not at all

Mediterranean diet reduces stroke risk in women – but not men

Research shows overall diet more important than individual foods

Back to school week… What to put in your kids’ lunch box

The prevalence of overweight and obesity among Maltese schoolchildren and adolescents has been increasing over...

UK doctors win battle with drug giants over cheaper eye medicine

Bayer says considering appeal, Roche doubts legality

Low levels of carbon monoxide poisoning can be very difficult to spot

Can cause brain damage

Saint James Eye Clinic providing training for ophthalmic surgeons worldwide

Innovative laser refractive procedure leads to very quick visual recovery

Children who are picky eaters still grow up healthy

Those weaned early more adventurous with new foods

Why we're looking for cancer clues in urine

Mindfulness meditation: ten minutes a day improves cognitive function

Concentration shown to improve

Delay eating breakfast and eat dinner early to lose body fat – new study

Why pandemic influenza is so much more deadly than seasonal flu

Spanish flu would kill six times as many now as it did in 1918

Why we're looking for cancer clues in urine

Protein could help to diagnose ovarian cancer much earlier

Robotic trousers could help disabled people walk again

Over 6.5m people have mobility problems in UK alone

Fibromyalgia: researchers trying to fathom the causes of this painful condition

Researchers trying to identify role of nervous system and inflammation

Learning to live with arthritis

We do not know what causes some diseases. These are known as idiopathic diseases, from the Greek idios –...

Dine for diabetes

This year’s Dine 4 Diabetes, the Maltese Diabetes Association’s annual fundraising event, was...

Low-carb versus high-carb – is the evidence really contradictory?

Two main studies concluded you should get half your energy from carbs

Anti-ageing drugs are coming – an expert explains

Focus on extending healthy years and not just years