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5 Things That Happen To Your Body After You Turn 25
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 06:40

Photo: unsplash Time is the one constant in life, and there's no way to stop from aging. From a slower metabolism to thinning hair, here's how your ...

Almost 40 per cent of US adults are obese, says CDC
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 02:29

Americans’ obesity rates have reached a new high-water mark. Again. In 2015 and 2016, just short of 4 in 10 American adults had a body mass ind...

Girl's lung collapsed after screaming at One Direction
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 00:29

The girl became short of breath during the concert but continued cheering "because she was a super fan". BBC News - Health

DNA study provides insight into how to live longer
  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 22:38

A year in school adds nearly a year to your life, study in Edinburgh shows. BBC News - Health

Feeling ‘hangry’? Four easy ways to make sure you don’t ever again – by eating right
  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 20:42

Ever find yourself snapping at someone in the office or at home or shooting deathly stares at the waiter who is slow to take your food order when you ...

Prince Harry calls for regular HIV and Aids testing
  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:28

The prince was accepting an honour on his mother's behalf at the Attitude magazine awards in London. BBC News - Health

Baby talk: Mums' voices change when speaking to infants
  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:36

Mums alter the timbre of their voice when talking to adults or babies, say US scientists. BBC News - Health

Hong Kong runner, third woman home in 400km Gobi Desert race, on how she conquered one of the world’s toughest challenges
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 18:32

When she closes her eyes, Hong Kong ultra runner Samantha Chan still sees the desert. In her dreams, she is still navigating through the wilderness. I...

Yoga on a climbing wall – exercise reaches new heights in Myanmar
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 10:28

First there was beer and paddleboard yoga. Then someone added goats to the mix. Now fitness buffs in Myanmar are taking the latest body-bending trend ...

Children's door-crush finger injuries 'can be lifelong'
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 06:38

Plastic surgeons say parents should fit safety catches on doors at home to prevent serious injury. BBC News - Health

UK eggs declared safe 30 years after salmonella scare
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 02:31

Young children, pregnant women and other vulnerable groups can safely eat raw eggs, say UK food experts. BBC News - Health

Why men who improve their marriages live longer – it lowers their blood pressure
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 06:28

Men whose marriages grow stronger over the years have healthier cholesterol and blood pressure than peers whose unions fall apart, says a study that h...

The Genius Way To Stop Acne Breakouts After Working Out
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 06:54

Photo: Unsplash Breaking out after exercising is common. To stop it, you need to understand what causes acne after a sesh at the gym. Find out how t...

Beware those sexy diet quick fixes, moderation is the way to go – how to achieve it, and five obstacles to success
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 20:26

When it comes to nutrition, moderation simply isn’t sexy. What grabs our attention and our clicks are headlines like “The poison lurking i...

Both sexes 'should be taught about periods together at school' - charity
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:27

A charity says not talking about periods can be damaging and wants it to be discussed in class. BBC News - Health

Gene test 'narrows down breast cancer risk'
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 02:29

It could reduce the number of mastectomies among high-risk women, researchers say. BBC News - Health

How a Hong Kong cancer sufferer keeps going – and helps others to do the same
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 00:26

Constant pain and daily discrimination take their toll, but cancer sufferer William Chan Wai-lam embraces life, and death, with a dark sense of humour...

School vaccinations 'cut cervical cancer alerts by 41%'
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 18:25

The number of young women in Scotland showing early signs has plummeted since a school vaccination programme began. BBC News - Health

Nobel prize awarded for imaging molecules
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 16:27

The Nobel prize in chemistry is awarded to three scientists for advances in the imaging of biological molecules BBC News - Health

Parents of Nottingham stillborn child call for law change
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 14:37

A lawyer for the couple said she had never seen "such a horrendous string of errors" in 20 years. BBC News - Health

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