David Goodall had a good life and he wanted a good death, even though he wasn't terminally ill. An end-of-life expert explains why he should have this right.
Nutrition expert – sugar does not cause type 2 diabetes on its own.
Expert fact checks claim that cannabis cures cancer.
No mother wants their baby to develop jaundice, but it turns out that they should probably be grateful.
Pregnant women should be reassured that eating fish is good for their baby and is very unlikely to cause autism.
An expert explains how often you should poo and what it should look like.
Many autistic women may be missing out on a diagnosis, new study reveals.
Shaped light enables deeper imaging of biological samples under the microscope and avoids damage to the tissue.
Is telling pregnant women to simply abstain really the best advice?
Even using public transport is better for your health than travelling by car.
Ebola has spread to a large city in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Perhaps the expert handling of the Fukushima nuclear leak could provide a template for what to do next.
Kim Kardashian West comes under fire for promoting an appetite-suppressing lollipop on social media.
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.