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New DNA-editing method could fix 89% of genetic diseases, scientists claim

21/10/2019 • 19:27 Health Daily Mail  

Scientists at MIT and Harvard University's Broad Institute have developed a new way to change single letters in the genetic code without making risky …

Living near a park cuts obesity heart disease and chronic stress risks

21/10/2019 • 17:32 Health Daily Mail  

A University of California, Los Angeles report found that teens work out more if they can walk to parks, adults are less at-risk for obesity and heart …

Poorly patient developed resistance to last-ditch antibiotic for killer infection in just 22 days

21/10/2019 • 17:00 Health Daily Mail  

The unnamed three-year-old, from France, had pneumonia caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa, a germ already strong enough to fight off many of the …

Depression rates are twice as high among gay and queer teens, study finds

21/10/2019 • 16:01 Health Daily Mail  

A new study from Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University in Rhode Island found that gay, lesbian and bisexual teens' rates of depression rose …

Cancer-causing stomach bug has become TWICE as hard to treat with antibiotics in the last 20 years

21/10/2019 • 15:55 Health Daily Mail  

Rates of resistance of Helicobacter pylori against clarithromycin jumped from under 10 per cent in 1998 to almost 22 per cent last year, according to …

Scientists discover signs a virus may trigger polio-like illness

21/10/2019 • 15:30 Health Daily Mail  

Acute flaccid myelitis has left nearly 600 in the US - mostly children - with life-threatening paralysis. At last University of California, San …

Nearly 6,500 pounds of ready-to-eat sausage patties sold at Walmart recalled over salmonella fears

21/10/2019 • 14:22 Health Daily Mail  

George's Prepared Foods, which prepares Walmart's Great Value Brand, has recalled 6,444 pounds of read-to-eat frozen meat products after a small …

Consuming lots of milk and cheese may raise the risk of prostate cancer

21/10/2019 • 14:21 Health Daily Mail  

Experts at the Mayo Clinic in the US analysed 47 studies that delved into the link between diet and the disease. Results were published in the Journal …

Family of sick baby who suffered a cardiac arrest in his sleep are trying to raise £120,000

21/10/2019 • 13:22 Health Daily Mail  

Michael Labuschagne, now 10 months, of Bristol, was rushed to hospital at 14 weeks old. Doctors discovered he had a rare heart tumour which can only …

Photos from Rafael Nadal's wedding to Mery Perelló released

21/10/2019 • 12:11 Health The Independent  

Couple have been together since …

Potato puree is just as good for athletes at boosting their performance as carb gels

21/10/2019 • 11:12 Health Daily Mail  

The 60g dose every hour acted as 'race fuel' for fatigued cyclists in a study at the University of Illinois. It worked as well as trendy carbohydrate …

Mother loses her arm after catching a flesh-eating bug

21/10/2019 • 10:51 Health Daily Mail  

WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: Keirra Eames, 26, of Utah, had necrotising fasciitis which led to sepsis. She had woken up in the night with pain in her …

Man's stomach is turned into a human beer keg due to a rare condition

21/10/2019 • 09:34 Health Daily Mail  

The 46-year-old was diagnosed with auto-brewery syndrome at Richmond University Medical Center in New York. He struggled for years with mystery …

Painful cystic acne left tennis star's sister too afraid to leave the house barefaced for two years

21/10/2019 • 09:20 Health Daily Mail  

Charlotte Bouchard, 23, originally from Montreal but now living in London, started suffering acne breakouts at the age of 20 which she believes was …

Essure coil leaves woman in agony for more than five years

21/10/2019 • 08:43 Health Daily Mail  

EXCLUSIVE: Amy Speers (left, right and inset), 34, from County Down, Bangor, Northern Ireland, was left in agony for more than five years after having …

Meghan Markle says she was warned by British friends not to marry Prince Harry

21/10/2019 • 07:50 Health The Independent  

'The British tabloids will destroy your …

Norwegian singer, 24, admits she is tired of having a backside 'which doesn't look natural'

21/10/2019 • 07:35 Health Daily Mail  

Sophie Elise, 24, of Oslo, who has more than 400,000 Instagram followers, took to her blog to tell fans that she would be heading to America to try …

British and US scientists in £55m bid to detect cancers before tumours even appear

21/10/2019 • 06:40 Health Daily Mail  

A ground-breaking tie-up between leading researchers in Britain and the US aims to detect the disease before it even appears in the body - saving …

NHS boss declares air pollution 'health emergency'

20/10/2019 • 23:54 Health Daily Mail  

Air pollution contributes to 36,000 deaths a year in England and causes significant health risks, it is claimed, with rates of cardiac arrests, …

The dance class designed to keep you twinkle-toed

20/10/2019 • 23:42 Health Daily Mail  

Angela Neustatter, 76, tried out a class from the Dance to Health programme, designed to stop us from falling over. The session combines physiotherapy …