It's time to normalise it.
Comics often portray those with dementia as abnormal or less than human.
Digital records are all well and good, but they still don't match the versatility of paper.
Largest study to date finds link between disturbed circadian rhythm and mood disorders.
Why a bricklayer is more likely to die before a banker.
If the past is anything to go by, the DRC will effectively deal with the current Ebola outbreak. But that doesn't mean we should be complacent.
The response to the latest ebola outbreak in the DRC has been rapid, well coordinated and well resourced.
The DRC has developed good systems to diagnose Ebola. But it's surveillance systems are still weak.
Designers take note: your products may be less useful for people as they get older.
What to expect when you're expecting an operation.
The physiological changes at the onset of schizophrenia are as marked as the mental changes, new study finds.
OMT can reduce anxiety and improve self-care too.
A low diversity of gut bacteria may help explain heart attacks in young people, women and certain ethnic groups.
Babies would rather listen to each other than to their parents' babytalk, according to new research.
Unfortunately, there is no net benefit-ometer for breast cancer screening.
Comedy performers suffer more health problems, a new study has found.
There are no guidelines for healthcare professionals.
The truth about harms on alcohol labels may not be good for the alcohol industry, but it could be good your health.
As well as increasing physical fitness and mental health, martial arts can boost brain cognition too.
Working out in a dilapidated gym can yield more benefits than working out in a fancy gym. But it depends on your preferences.
The right diet, combined with moderate low-impact exercise, can benefit people with osteoarthritis.
The FDA recently issued a draft guidance for testing drugs in pregnant women. Here's why it's a good thing.
The days when health messages focus only on exercise that gets us out of breath could be coming to an end.
Folic acid in pregnancy – and the gene which explains why the benefits may differ.
The flat screened babysitter is part of growing up.
Shakespeare wrote of the 'seven ages of man', and our appetite for food changes as we age too – with implications for our health.
The number of teetotallers in Britain is rising. But that doesn't mean the rest of the population has a healthy relationship with alcohol.
Vitamin D could help the 20m children worldwide who suffer from acute, severe malnutrition.
You're more likely to know a word but not be able to produce it as you get older. Keeping fit could minimise these lapses.
Synthetic biology allows us to engineer biological cells. This could help us tackle cancer in remarkable ways.
It's time to challenge the taken-for-granted use of forceful holding by using creative methods to prepare children for health procedures..
The UK has one of the most developed palliative care services in the world, yet people still miss out.
We need a radical solution to clean up doping in elite sport.
Cancer doesn't just grow uncontrollably. It has a smarter strategy than that.