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Cancer patients could be matched to a personalised drug via a blood test  

23/04/2019 • 10:20 Health Daily Mail  

A study by the Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute found analysing a 'small volume' of a patient's blood for 'faulty DNA' allowed doctors to …

Girl, six, needed five toes and five fingers amputated after suffering burns

23/04/2019 • 10:13 Health Daily Mail  

WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: Kenzie, from Indiana, hid in a bedroom when the apartment below burst into flames. Almost 70 per cent of her body was burnt …

Genealogy websites should be 'forbidden' because they 'violate sperm donor fathers privacy'

23/04/2019 • 10:10 Health Daily Mail  

Professor Guido Pennings, from Ghent University in Belgium, said men who donated decades ago could be contacted by children they didn't know they had, …

Woman, 25, has praised a serum for clearing her acne in THREE weeks - and it only costs £12.95

23/04/2019 • 09:13 Health Daily Mail  

Alisha Kalsi, 25, from Berkshire, suffered with such ferocious acne she stopping going out. She saw dramatic improvements in her skin after …

Children who don't drink water are consuming an extra 100 CALORIES a day from sugar drinks

23/04/2019 • 09:09 Health Daily Mail  

One third of UK children aged two to 15 are now categorised as overweight or obese, according to official figures. In the US, nearly one in five young …

Virtual reality could cure depression

23/04/2019 • 08:58 Health Daily Mail  

Scientists from the University of California, Los Angeles hope that by coaching patients to observe the positive things around them, they will be more …

I feel intense guilt about not wanting to have sex

23/04/2019 • 07:00 Health The Guardian  

I was abused by my father, which is a big part of the problem, but I am afraid I won’t ever find a relationship if I refuse intimacy I am a …

'Stop ignoring the dangers of vaping', scientist warns Public Health England

23/04/2019 • 06:39 Health Daily Mail  

Professor Martin McKee, from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, accused Public Health England of 'doing everything it can to promote …

New mum reveals how hypnobirthing helped her to have an easy labour

23/04/2019 • 02:03 Health Daily Mail  

A first-time Australian mum has spoken about why 'hypnobirthing' meant her labour was 'calmer' - and why everyone should do the same. 'It changed my …

Antibiotic resistance could kill more people than cancer in 2050

23/04/2019 • 01:28 Health Daily Mail  

Bacteria that are difficult or impossible to treat are being spread around the world, fueled by everything from flippant doctors to lax regulation, …

Parkinson's implant 'boosts ability to walk' as new treatment restores movement to to patients

23/04/2019 • 00:25 Health Daily Mail  

A cutting-edge treatment proven to significantly restore movement to Parkinson’s sufferers is hailed as ‘beyond wildest dreams’ of researchers as once …

How inhalers could make your asthma WORSE and why they may also mask an equally serious condition

23/04/2019 • 00:17 Health Daily Mail  

Felicity Payne from Eastbourne, East Sussex, had been a keen walker who enjoyed running around after her five grandchildren. But now she found herself …

1 in 4 doctors 'have suffered mental health issues' as stresses of the job can lead to depression

23/04/2019 • 00:14 Health Daily Mail  

Stresses of the job have pushed many into depression, anxiety and problem drinking. Survey found 27 per cent have been diagnosed with a mental health …

People avoid feeling empathy 65% of the time because it 'takes more work'

22/04/2019 • 22:00 Health Daily Mail  

Empathy helps us bond and encourages philanthropy, but people avoid feeling for others out of the 'mental effort' and fear of failure, according to a …

Business psychologist, 71, undergoes a new treatment to reduce impotence risk

22/04/2019 • 21:12 Health Daily Mail  

Surgery for prostate cancer may cause incontinence and impotence. Michael Wellin, 71, from London, underwent a new procedure that reduces those …

The headset that claims to use 80 lasers to treat long locks that aren't suitable for a transplant

22/04/2019 • 21:03 Health Daily Mail  

So can any DIY products help with female hair loss instead? Dr Sharon Wong, a consultant dermatologist who specialises in hair loss at London Bridge …

Grantchester star James Norton on how he uses a strategically placed glucose monitor for naked shots

22/04/2019 • 21:01 Health Daily Mail  

James Norton, 33, who plays Sidney Chambers in Grantchester, has type 1 diabetes and has to have a glucose monitor stuck out of sight on his bottom if …

New study says a plant-based diet cuts the risk of heart failure by 40%

22/04/2019 • 20:00 Health Daily Mail  

A new study, led by the Mayo Clinic, found that following Southern diet - rich in fried food and processed meats - raised the risk of being …

Measles infected another 71 people this week, CDC report shows

22/04/2019 • 19:51 Health Daily Mail  

626 people have been infected this year, the highest number since 2014, when 667 infections were recorded. Most of the new infections (68) were in New …

You can cancel out harmful effects of sitting if you walk home instead, new study suggests

22/04/2019 • 18:00 Health Daily Mail  

A new study from the University of Sydney in Australia has found that those who sat more than six hours a day had the highest risk of dying from any …