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Hospital privacy curtains are breeding grounds for deadly superbugs

11/04/2019 • 22:26 Health Daily Mail  

A University of Michigan study of curtains used in 625 specialists wards found more than one in five were harbouring MRSA or other killer …

Over-the-counter lozenges for a sore throat may be fueling the rise of superbugs

11/04/2019 • 22:22 Health Daily Mail  

A study by Cardiff University found antibiotics added to non-prescriptions remedies often fail to wipe out the bacteria causing a patient's symptoms. …

Five-month-old boy dies days after hopes of a life-saving liver transplant fell through

11/04/2019 • 21:32 Health Daily Mail  

Marcus Albers, five months, from Waukesha, Wisconsin, was born with an extremely rare genetic disease known as Immunodeficiency 47. He passed away on …

Inside Edition anchor Deborah Norville is recovering after surgery

11/04/2019 • 21:27 Health Daily Mail  

The 60-year-old host revealed in early April that, when the lump was first spotted years ago, it was benign. But recent tests revealed it had turned …

More than 71,000 'frail' patients were rushed back to hospital after just one day

11/04/2019 • 21:21 Health Daily Mail  

The figures cover a snapshot sample of 70 hospital trusts in England. The rise in ‘emergency readmissions’ has also been attributed to the escalating …

Maria Menounos describes devastating brain tumor diagnosis as mother was also battling cancer

11/04/2019 • 19:43 Health Daily Mail  

Maria Menounos, 40, revealed in an interview with Fox News Radio that she was experiencing symptoms related to her brain tumor, but brushed them aside …

Smiling really DOES make you happier: Study finds expressing happiness influences the brain

11/04/2019 • 18:01 Health Daily Mail  

University of Tennessee psychologists looked at nearly 50 years of data testing whether facial expressions can lead people to feel the emotions …

Twin sisters, 32, diagnosed with breast cancer just three months apart

11/04/2019 • 17:22 Health Daily Mail  

Ashley Huffman, 32, from Michigan, was diagnosed with breast cancer in November 2018. Her twin sister, Danielle Jones, was diagnosed just three months …

Eight measles cases reported in New York's Westchester County

11/04/2019 • 16:53 Health Daily Mail  

Westchester County neighbors Rockland County, where 168 people have contracted measles, prompting schools to temporarily ban unvaccinated …

A third of cancer patients turn to alternative medicine - but many do not tell their doctor

11/04/2019 • 16:44 Health Daily Mail  

Lead author Nina Sanford, MD, said there should be policies that make it compulsory for doctors to discuss complementary medicines with cancer …

Historians release collection of images showing ways tobacco has been used since the 1500s

11/04/2019 • 16:32 Health Daily Mail  

The Wellcome Trust has released a collection of images that show the timeline of tobacco's use in Britain since the 16th century - from a life-saving …

Parents of a non-verbal autistic schoolboy, 11, claim he spoke his first full sentence

11/04/2019 • 16:02 Health Daily Mail  

Danny Bullen, who lives in Tenerife with his parents, traveled to the US last month for the treatment. The following day, the 11-year-old allegedly …

Scientists believe they could DOUBLE survival time for pediatric brain cancer

11/04/2019 • 15:00 Health Daily Mail  

A new study from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center has found that blocking a gene that helps glioblastoma grow and spread may increase …

Men who take a drug to tackle prostate disease are a THIRD more at risk of type 2 diabetes  

11/04/2019 • 14:27 Health Daily Mail  

A study by the University of Edinburgh found men with enlarged prostates who are prescribed drugs called 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors to make …

Finger-bending gadget could diagnose Parkinson's in 30 seconds 

11/04/2019 • 14:15 Health Daily Mail  

The high-tech finger-bender, developed in Melbourne, Australia's Bionics Institute, could help medics spot symptoms earlier than ever before, at a …

Democratic Republic of Congo sees WORST EVER day for Ebola with 18 new cases in 24 hours

11/04/2019 • 13:34 Health Daily Mail  

Some 751 people have been killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo in the second worst outbreak in history. Global chiefs will meet on Friday to …

Gruesome picture shows a man's collapsed iris after he was struck in the eye by a bungee cord

11/04/2019 • 12:59 Health Daily Mail  

The unnamed 48-year-old, from Taiwan, suffered pain, double vision and blurriness for one week. A check-up revealed his iris was deformed, with the …

Husband with dementia has finally been able to reconnect with his wife - using a 'Music Memory Box'

11/04/2019 • 11:30 Health Daily Mail  

The box filled with memorabilia plays songs that are personal to the person with dementia. Steve Garrity, 82, of Bristol, hasn't spoken to his wife, …

Mother, 28, reveals she nearly died after TWO botched breast implants advertised on Instagram

11/04/2019 • 10:41 Health Daily Mail  

Holly McCulloch, 28, of Greasby, Wirral, always felt down about her B-cup chest, particularly as she got older. She therefore booked herself into a …

Shocking video reveals dozens of mites, worms, midges and creepy crawlies lurking on vegetables

11/04/2019 • 09:59 Health Daily Mail  

Biomedicine student Martin Kaae Kristiansen, 28, from Denmark, used a microscope to film the abundance of organisms on vegetables from the …