Vegan diets can come with significant risks for babies if not planned and supplemented very carefully.
A study that more NHS managers actually lowered rates of infection and led to some improvement in patient satisfaction.
Chronic pain is described as an 'invisible enemy' and a 'malign invader'.
Elite football teams that do not have a winter break lose on average 303 more player-days per season to injuries than those teams that do.
Does the West need bio-fortification programmes to prevent an epidemic of hidden hunger caused by a rise in veganism?
The UN Security Council's response to the most recent Ebola outbreak has been weak. But what options does it have?
A new meta-analysis of 39 studies from around the world reveals a major disadvantage.
A new study suggests that being intellectually engaged does nothing to slow cognitive decline, but it does start the decline from a higher point.
Aerobic exercise can improve erections in men suffering from erectile dysfunction.
The UK is lagging behind the rest of the world when it comes to preventing harm caused by drinking during pregnancy.
Economists have used their monetary methodologies to work out how visiting a therapist affects labour income.
Muslim women in the UK don't feel able to discuss their healthcare needs because of fears of islamaphobia.
Britain – and many other countries – is facing an acute care crisis that is inextricably linked to the entrenchment of neoliberalism.
Blaming the rapid increases in syphilis cases on PrEP is an oversimplification of a complex problem.
A review has suggested giving patients who are detained in hospital the right to appeal decisions about their treatment. Sadly, this may never happen.
A worrying lack of open-minded research means we do not know exactly why food allergy is on the rise.
Just the act of eating each meal places a large degree of physiological stress on the immune system.
NHS plans to screen at risk fathers for postnatal depression.
Tamoxifen can reduce some women's risk of getting breast cancer, so why are so many reluctant to use it?
Taking the HIV self-test gave nurses valuable insights into what their patients go through.
Foetal alcohol syndrome disorder is a much under-recognised and unsupported condition in the UK.
People with Down syndrome are at much higher risk of dementia than the general population. Knowing when cognitive changes start is critical for developing new drugs.
Lookalike and soundalike medication names are causing dangerous problems.
Having children is linked to a greater risk of heart attacks and stroke, but kids aren't completely bad for your health.
Rituals, such as keeping vigil, can help people when a loved one is near the end of their life.