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Anti-vaxxer kids urged to stay home from school after teacher contracts rare infection 

21/02/2019 • 15:47 Health Daily Mail  

A daycare worker at Pre-K & Play Academy, in Omaha, Nebraska, was hospitalized and 'intubated' with rare, bacterial infection, but health officials …

Woman, 20, who was nearly sectioned over her hallucinations has a rare condition

21/02/2019 • 15:32 Health Daily Mail  

Lucy Evans, 20, was diagnosed with the brain-inflammation condition encephalitis six weeks after her delusions started and treated at Morriston …

Woman whose breasts were left lopsided and LEAKING after boob job has implants removed

21/02/2019 • 15:11 Health Daily Mail  

Erica, from Boise, Idaho, appears on the E! reality television series, Botched, where she seeks urgent help from doctors Paul Nassif and Terry Dubrow …

More than HALF under-fours didn't see a dentist last year and could be left with 'lifelong problems'

21/02/2019 • 13:22 Health Daily Mail  

Guidelines advise taking a child to the dentist from the first signs of teeth, and once yearly afterwards. In England, 41 per cent of under-17s did …

Teenager has her 'ELF EARS' sliced off after her piercings triggered an overgrowth of scar tissue 

21/02/2019 • 13:02 Health Daily Mail  

Taylore, from Memphis, visited Dr Pimple Popper in the latest episode of the TLC show. Her skin is prone to keloids, which occur when trauma leads to …

Woman who had four miscarriages in ONE year gives birth to a baby boy after pioneering treatment 

21/02/2019 • 12:38 Health Daily Mail  

Samantha Catanach, from Hessle, had too many 'killer cells' in her womb which caused recurrent miscarriages. Each time she conceived, the cells ended …

Blueberries cuts your risk of heart disease ‘by a FIFTH’ (but you'd have to eat a punnet a day) 

21/02/2019 • 11:47 Health Daily Mail  

Researchers at Kings College Londo found consuming 200g of blueberries a day for a month improved blood vessel function and lowered blood pressure in …

Struggling to sleep? Share your experiences

21/02/2019 • 11:44 Health The Guardian  

If you have problems sleeping at night we’d like to hear from you The Guardian is planning a new video project about sleep. Related: Finally, a cure …

Woman, 34, born with no arms and knees reveals how she's planning her wedding

21/02/2019 • 11:38 Health Daily Mail  

Jlissa Austin, 30, from Houston, was born with no arms, no knees and only seven toes. She met her husband-to-be, Johnathan Shorter, 13 years ago and …

Brexit is an opportunity to tackle the obesity crisis by making sugar more expensive, experts claim

21/02/2019 • 11:22 Health Daily Mail  

Sugar should account for no more than five per cent of daily calories. Achieving this requires action on production and consumption, says London's …

Shoulder surgery leads to blood clots, infections and even DEATH in one in 28 patients

21/02/2019 • 11:20 Health Daily Mail  

A study by the University of Oxford also found that despite the operation becoming increasingly popular among arthritis sufferers, as many as one in …

Winter flu is 'hitting harder than ever' as more than 2,000 people in intensive care

21/02/2019 • 10:45 Health Daily Mail  

There are lower levels of the virus circulating, but it appears to be more violent, Public Health England figures show. The most common strain is …

Lesbian women are 41% more likely to be obese than their straight counterparts

21/02/2019 • 10:42 Health Daily Mail  

A study of more than 90,000 British adults by the University of East Anglia also found that gay men are 28 per cent less likely to be overweight or …

Ariana Grande jokes personal life is 'still non-existent' following Pete Davidson split

21/02/2019 • 10:36 Health The Independent  

The singer and the Saturday Night Live cast member separated five months after announcing their …

Malaria could be wiped out by HERMAPHRODITE mosquitoes

21/02/2019 • 09:42 Health Daily Mail  

Experts at a lab in Terni, Italy, believe that gene-editing the insect's DNA to make them more male is the answer. This is because only females have …

Kratom poisoning surged 52-fold in six years as more turn to the herbal opioid alternative

21/02/2019 • 06:13 Health Daily Mail  

In 2011, just 31 calls were made to US poison control centers for kratom. By 2017, that number had soared to 286, including calls for 11 exposures …

Rates for two types of cancer-linked HPV strains have plummeted since the HPV vaccine was rolled out

21/02/2019 • 06:09 Health Daily Mail  

A new study from the CDC found cases of women positive for HPV types 16 and 18 - responsible for about 70% of cervical cancers worldwide - fell by …

The new household rules: ditch your toilet brush and wash much, much more

21/02/2019 • 06:00 Health The Guardian  

How many towels does one person need? Should you change your sheets each week? And do you really have to clean the toilet with nothing but your …

Eat lots of onions, leeks and garlic to slash your chance of getting deadly bowel cancer

21/02/2019 • 01:49 Health Daily Mail  

Eating 35lb of allium vegetables a year could reduce your bowel cancer risk, a study claims. It found that people that ate the most had a 79 per cent …

NHS chronic illness patients to get £3,000 a year to spend on their own care by 2024

21/02/2019 • 01:49 Health Daily Mail  

Up to 200,000 patients will be given their own NHS allowances to spend on care - including dogs. Ministers want to expand the ‘personal health …