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How to maintain healthy cholesterol levels

19/01/2020 • 16:00 Health The Guardian  

Regular testing will spot if you have high cholesterol, but it’s best to make early changes to your lifestyle to minimise the risk of a heart attack …

Stay in bed or struggle in? How to know when to go back to work after an illness

19/01/2020 • 14:00 Health The Guardian  

If you come into the office with a cold or a bug, your boss may be happy, but your co-workers won’t thank you. GPs offer their advice on when to heal …

If you are confronting a midlife crisis, put up a fight – and take up boxing

19/01/2020 • 11:00 Health The Guardian  

At 50, I knew I was trapped in a gentle, terminal decline. But when I stumbled on boxing, I found the challenge I needed Modern life has made us all …

NHS crisis 'will leave six million people on operation waiting lists', private health firms warn 

19/01/2020 • 00:47 Health Daily Mail  

The number of people on waiting lists for planned treatment in England will jump by 30 per cent from the current 4.6 million, according to a new …

TV therapists NIK and EVA SPEAKMAN reveal their top tips to get your diet back on track

18/01/2020 • 22:17 Health Daily Mail  

NIK and EVA SPEAKMAN: There is every chance you started the New Year on a fad diet or healthy eating regime but now the January blues have set in and …

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY on how your diet can help you beat Blue Monday

18/01/2020 • 22:13 Health Daily Mail  

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: The relationship between food and mood is a current obsession of mine - something that many GPs may not think of when advising on …

Doctors fear immunotherapy could actually make cancer WORSE

18/01/2020 • 22:12 Health Daily Mail  

Joseph McMullan, 31, has a type of lymphoma - cancer of the lymphatic system, which is part of the immune system. He was eligible for the treatment …

DR ELLIE CANNON: Can my wife cool her burning feet?

18/01/2020 • 22:11 Health Daily Mail  

DR ELLIE CANNON: Burning feet is a recognised syndrome, sometimes called Grierson-Gopalan syndrome, where sufferers experience burning in the legs at …

'Astonishing' drug restores sight of blind rugby player

18/01/2020 • 22:09 Health Daily Mail  

Rory Dewar, from Glasgow, was only 22 when he lost his vision after developing a rare condition, but 18 months after signing up for a trial in the US, …

Robotic 'trousers' could help thousands of multiple sclerosis sufferers stand and walk again

18/01/2020 • 22:06 Health Daily Mail  

The robo-legs are being tested by 20 people with MS as part of a study at Kent and Canterbury Hospital. One MS patient to benefit from the trial is …

The new male birth control gel you rub on your shoulder AND can boost your sex life

18/01/2020 • 22:05 Health Daily Mail  

John Vandesquille, 30, from Manchester, has been using the gel since May last year. He signed up for the trial after his partner, 28-year-old Alex …

Is Greggs' new fake steak bake really any better for you than the meat one?

18/01/2020 • 22:04 Health Daily Mail  

High-street baker Greggs brought us a vegan steak bake last month, following the success of their vegan sausage roll, launched this time last year. …

Fitness tips: three easy ways to get military fit

18/01/2020 • 07:00 Health The Guardian  

The following exercises cover all the major muscle groups: try three sets of each every other day • Fit in my 40s: Zoe Williams tries the Be Para Fit …

Fit in my 40s: does military fitness work without the person shouting at you?

18/01/2020 • 07:00 Health The Guardian  

If there’s one thing I like less than being told what to do, it’s being told what to do in a loud voice • Fitness tips: three easy ways to get …

The Mail's own NHS doctor MAX PEMBERTON reveals the health secrets to transform your life 

17/01/2020 • 23:41 Health Daily Mail  

DR MAX PEMBERTON: As a nation we've become enormously reliant on medication to manage our health and we happily reach for statins or blood pressure …

Flu has already killed 39 children in the US and the number is still set to rise

17/01/2020 • 23:06 Health Daily Mail  

Although there were fewer new cases of flu diagnosed last week than in the previous one, seven children died of flu last week alone, compared to zero …

CDC drops its warning against vaping nicotine for adults

17/01/2020 • 21:36 Health Daily Mail  

The CDC dropped its warning against vaping for adults to focus on THC e-cigarettes purchased on the street or handed off from friends and family, …

JFK, SF and LAX airports to screen for Chinese coronavirus

17/01/2020 • 19:12 Health Daily Mail  

Screenings for the coronavirus that's sickened 48 people in China, Thailand and Japan will start Friday for passengers arriving from Wuhan to JFK and …

Bariatric surgeon on how you can lose weight and keep it off by knowing 'individual weight setting'

17/01/2020 • 18:42 Health Daily Mail  

Dr Andrew Jenkinson, a bariatric surgeon at University College London has explained how people can lose weight and keep it off by knowing their own …

Heartbroken family of healthy girl, 16, reveal she died just a week after getting flu

17/01/2020 • 17:44 Health Daily Mail  

In the last several weeks, nearly 40 children have died of the flu as the virus spreads across the US early. Kaylee Roberts, a 16-year-old from Ohio, …