Heart-rate monitors can be accurate – as long as you don't move.
The number of UK babies being born to surrogate mothers has risen by 255% in the past six years.
Breastfeeding isn't easy, and that's ok – new parents can handle the truth.
First study to look at lifetime alcohol consumption and cancer risk. Here's what it found.
Getting rid of this scourge is nothing to be sneezed at.
Alcohol is a dangerous drug. Drinking in excess can kill you, but so can trying to quit.
Cannabis users seeking treatment in the UK is rising, especially among women and older smokers. But treatment services are sorely lacking.
When and how teenage girls can consent to contraceptive implants.
Gyms have gone mad for these bits of neoprene. Yet researchers are still scrambling to catch up.
Football could take a leaf from rugby union's book on how to treat head-injured players, pitch side.
Handshakes may be polite, but they're also a sure fire way to transfer lots of bacteria from one hand to another.
There is a reason why you can't put your phone down: digital addiction. And technology is designed to keep you hooked.
Each player needs a tailor-made strategy based on his own physiology.
Charcoal is more likely to rid your gut of vitamins and minerals than it is to boost your health.
What it's like trying to use a public loo when they aren't designed for you.
Previous trauma, race and access to support all affect a survivor's recovery.
GPs have been advised to limit prescriptions for certain medical conditions. It could save the NHS a fortune.
Compounds in your breath could help AI detect illnesses, including different cancers.
Children in the UK drink more energy drinks than in any other country in Europe — and many parents are unaware of the health risks.
People with congenital heart disease are at greater risk of anxiety, depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. Scientists are beginning to discover why.
Despite the controversy over the graphic content, this Netlix drama could be a lifeline for young people.
Experts say there is still a long way to go before we can make firm statements about the best time of day to eat.
Medical cannabis challenges scientific norms and the usual regulation of medicines.
First study to look at binge eating during pregnancy and the long-term outcome for mother and child.
Alzheimer's drug development tends to focus on protein aggregates in the brain. Perhaps that's why they've all failed.