Going to gym to lose weight will only succeed for a while: the body adapts to higher activity levels, a study has found.
An increasing number of Vicks fans are claiming the ointment works better when they put it on their feet.
Researchers have discovered playing the piano is especially helpful for improving cognitive performance.
A study has found a brain structure which processes and controls emotion is passed from mothers to daughters.
Ioan Jones took up his his girlfriend's Veganuary challenge - and now wishes he hadn't.
Fruit and vegetables that contain high levels off flavonoids seem to stop people putting on weight according to researchers.
The hunt for a vaccine to prevent the Zika virus could take years, a top US health chief said.
Expert calls on government to act urgently, writes Zohra Teke
Teenages who take common antidepressants are twice as likely to become suicidal, researchers say.
Authorities say women in any stage of pregnancy should postpone travelling to areas where Zika transmission is ongoing.
Diana Pilkington reveals the mistakes before an op that can affect your recovery.
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Omega-3 fatty acids boost the ability of B vitamins to slow mental decline, a new study has found.
Actress and TV presenter Naniki Seboni shares the moment she was diagnosed with malignant melanoma
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