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New approach to flu treatment developed by researchers21 July 2014Scientists are focusing on a different area of the flu virus to see if they can reduce the severity of the illness.
Smell test 'could help to detect early Alzheimer's'14 July 2014Losing an ability to identify odours could indicate an onset of Alzheimer's disease, according to new research.
A guide to the liver10 July 2014The liver is the body's chemical lab, producing substances to assist digestion, synthesising proteins and removing toxins from the bloodstream.
New protein discovery offers pancreatic cancer hope1 July 2014Researchers have identified a new protein that could be crucial in the future treatment of pancreatic cancer.
A guide to the heart26 June 2014The heart is the engine room of the body, pumping oxygen without rest. Taking good care of it can have a huge effect on your wellbeing.
How to manage asthma effectively3 June 2014Advice on how you can avoid letting your asthma symptoms get the better of you.
New drug benefits prostate cancer patients before chemotherapy2 June 2014A medical trial has proven the benefits of a new drug that can be used to treat prostate cancer before chemotherapy.
Vitamin D 'offers limited benefit to asthma patients'19 May 2014A new study has suggested asthma patients will only receive limited benefit from vitamin D supplements.
Potential new way to treat ovarian cancer discovered28 April 2014Scientists believe they have identified a new way to treat ovarian cancer, which currently affects as many 7,000 women in the UK every single year.
How to help your body recover from a muscle injury17 March 2014What to do - and avoid - when you've strained a muscle.
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