There's far more to meditation that sitting peacefully with crossed legs.
A new study suggests that high blood-sugar levels are an effect rather than a cause of type 2 diabetes.
Homeless people are far more likely to suffer sleep deprivation with all its associated problems.
The NHS could be future-proofed by adopting a model from the Bank of England, according to a student-led commission.
New research has found a tipping point which pushes the probability of rugby player concussion above 50%.
The UK government is shockingly apathetic about the fast rise in mortality in England and Wales.
Pets give us a lot of joy ... and sometimes a few diseases.
#MeToo is an inclusive movement. So why have so few men come forward with their own accounts of being sexually harassed?
For every girl diagnosed with ADHD, up to seven boys are diagnosed. Researchers looked at risk factors, the role of genetics, and mental health for clues.
Anti-vaxxer movement is often portrayed as a powerful force. They are anything but.
The much used before and after photograph to motivate weight loss might not be as motivational as was once thought.
Despite talk of a smoke-free world, Big Tobacco is up to its same old tricks.
Period product brands may appear all 'woke' and taboo busting, but we shouldn't forget they helped create the taboos in the first place.
Doing exercise throughout your adult life can maintain your muscle mass, bone and immune system, and keep you healthy in old age.
These female workers had their health destroyed by a horrific disease known as 'phossy jaw'. It caused their jaw bones to glow in the dark and rot away.
Pregnant women and new mothers who feel totally powerless are taking their own lives in increasing numbers in Nepal. More mental health training for local midwives is needed.
New WHO guidelines warn that medicalisation of birth is creating a lack of choice for birthing women.
Sport can provide organ recipients with motivation and a chance to celebrate.
Only 16% of adults with autism are in full-time work.
Practice and experience is vital for acquiring a motor skill like handwriting.
One stock history of medicine tale is that trepanning is one of the most ancient treatments for migraines.
A new study has assessed the links between cholesterol and cognitive function.
Eminem's Stan – how the childhood trauma of Eminem's superfan played its part in a tragic story.
A growing body of scientific evidence is making clear the connection between good nutrition and good mental health.
Musicians and athletes have a lot in common when it comes to performing in the glare of the spotlight.