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Plan not to give HPV vaccine to boys causes concern
  • Mon, 24 Jul 2017 04:25

Decision not to vaccinate boys against a cancer-causing sexually transmitted infection attracts fierce criticism. BBC News - Health

Rush-hour pollution study finds alarming results
  • Sun, 23 Jul 2017 10:30

A new study has found the levels of some harmful pollution inside car cabins were twice the amount previously thought. Health News -

Report: Mental illness 'major public health concern in the United States'
  • Sun, 23 Jul 2017 05:30

Nearly 1 in 5 American adults deals with a mental illness or substance abuse problem each year, a U.S. government study says. Health News -

Study: Fecal bacteria linked with greater infant thinking skills
  • Sun, 23 Jul 2017 03:01

Babies' diapers may hold clues to their brain development, a new study suggests. Health News -

Study: Regular soda causes body to store more fat after high-protein meals
  • Sat, 22 Jul 2017 22:46

Combining a sugary soda with your burger or fried chicken can really prime your body to pack on more pounds, a new study suggests. Health News - UPI....

'Too many' patients locked in for mental health care
  • Sat, 22 Jul 2017 14:26

England's health regulator says a high proportion of people should be cared for closer to home. BBC News - Health

Boots apologises for morning-after pill response
  • Sat, 22 Jul 2017 12:32

The pharmaceutical company says it is looking for cheaper morning-after pill options. BBC News - Health

Concreting Hong Kong trails harms runners’ joints, even if it’s done for environment and safety, says expert
  • Sat, 22 Jul 2017 10:29

Rugby players play on rugby pitches, track athletes run on tracks, rock climbers climb rocks, mountain bikers go up and down mountains on bikes. So wh...

This Is Exactly What I Ate To Get A 6-Pack
  • Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:31

Photo: popsugar / courtesy of the author Everyone on a weight loss or a work-out journey has a goal in mind, whether it's to be healthy or get ...

My Vagina Fell OUT During Sex (And Here Are All The Gory Details)
  • Sat, 22 Jul 2017 06:32

Photo: weheartit While some people experience pain during sex due to having their period or being pregnant, there's a more serious issue that may be...

US court bans e-cigarettes on commercial flights to protect people from second-hand nicotine
  • Sat, 22 Jul 2017 04:32

Vaping is smoking, a US federal appeals court ruled, upholding regulation that adds e-cigarettes to an existing ban on the use of traditional tobacco-...

NHS prescription cuts 'to hit low income families'
  • Sat, 22 Jul 2017 02:34

NHS England says 18 treatments - including homeopathy - should generally not be prescribed. BBC News - Health

Study: Severe antisocial behavior differs for boys, girls
  • Fri, 21 Jul 2017 22:29

Researchers at the University of Bath found severe antisocial behavior known as conduct disorder may be different between boys and girls. Health News...

The 5 Best Ways To Delay Motherhood (& Raise Your Chances Of Pregnancy Later)
  • Fri, 21 Jul 2017 20:31

Photo: Photo by Janko Ferlič on Unsplash A lot of women want to delay pregnancy until after 35 or 40 years old, and that's OK! But d...

More patients OK'd for cancer trials under Obamacare: Study
  • Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:30

The Affordable Care Act has enabled more privately insured patients to enroll in clinical trials for new cancer treatments, a new study contends. Hea...

Your Coffee Addiction Will Make You Live Longer, Says Science
  • Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:47

Photo: unsplash / caleb george Can drinking coffee actually make you healthier? Great news, java addicts! This AMAZING study finds that drinking cof...

'Mind-blowing' cows hold clue to beating HIV
  • Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:34

The secret to an HIV vaccine may be in a cow's tummy, US researchers say. BBC News - Health

Oxygen therapy revives brain of toddler who nearly drowned
  • Fri, 21 Jul 2017 08:32

In one of the first such cases, an Arkansas toddler who suffered severe brain injury after nearly drowning had the damage reversed, using a new treatm...

Half of pupils expelled from school 'mentally ill'
  • Fri, 21 Jul 2017 06:31

A study suggests if those with undiagnosed problems were included, the rate would be much higher. BBC News - Health

Aids deaths halve as more get drugs
  • Fri, 21 Jul 2017 02:39

One million people died from Aids last year, according to UNAids. BBC News - Health

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