According to a new study, physical activity has no major role in controlling obesity and doctors said that public campaigns must be focused on avoiding unhealthy foods.
Two teenagers, who posted photographs of their bald heads and scars after life-saving treatment for cancer, noticed that the pictures were reported as offensive on social networking site Facebook.
A new report has suggested that apps should be used to locate people living in the most isolated places and focus services in order to help them.
According to a new study, pet food brands contain unspecified animal parts that are not listed on the labels of the products.
An announcement has been made by the Health Secretary that all infants in the UK will be offered a potentially life-saving vaccine against meningitis B.
The new "flying doctors" scheme, which is a leading medical service around the world, is expected to be launched in Wales.
It is known that America has the bald eagle as its national bird, French national bird is the Gallic rooster and India has the peacock.
A woman in the city of Bristol in the UK was shocked when she found deadly spiders in a bag of bananas that were purchased from the local supermarket.
A former director has suggested that hospitals should start seeking compensation for dealing with high numbers of patients.
The UK has experienced a partial solar eclipse, due to which it is expected that by the end of this month, darkness may take over Ashbourne during the day for more than a couple of hours.
The House of Lords in the United Kingdom have approved approve ‘three-person in vitro fertilization’ (IVF), which is also known as mitochondrial replacement therapy.The therapy that combines the DNA f
A charity in the UK has warned that it is estimated that about 2.7 million out of a total of 12 million children below the age of 16, will become smokers.
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has released new guidelines for midwifery staffing levels for women and their babies.
Scientists working to develop a cure for asthma have identified 34 genes that predispose people to allergies.
A team of experts have suggested that the NHS should stop buying any drug that costs more than £13,000 a yearfor individuals.
Authorities in England have announced a ban on smoking in their cars if they are accompanied with children.
A new study has raised doubts over a host of earlier studies claiming that moderate drinking is good for your health and will also prolong life.
Cancer Research UK, a leading institution in the country, has warned that one in every two in the UK will be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lives.
England's biggest hospitals have refused to sign off a deal with NHS for their annual budget. They feared the involvement of £1.7bn of cuts meant no longer guarantee of the patients' safety.
The NHS hired up to 3,000 doctors from at least 27 countries due to the acute staff shortage in 2014.
A reward of $1,000 has been announced by the officials for those who will give any information on a missing bird in Palmyra.
Authorities fear that as the city is falling into the hands of Islamic State (ISIS) militants the situation might get worsened for the region’s critically endangered bird, northern bald ibis.
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