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In the 2018 Chain Reaction Report, only two chains, Shake Shack and Burger Fi, received As for serving burgers that were made of meat taken from cows that didn't have antibiotic in their feed.
Posted: October 18, 2018, 1:33 am
Researchers from University College London and the Norwegian Institute of Public Health dated samples of the most common strain of tuberculosis from around the world through history.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 11:47 pm
The Ludwig-Maximilians University study, published in the journal Neurology, recruited 274 patients in Germany and France who underwent the test within a week of their stroke.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 11:46 pm
Anxiety is a common symptom of menopause but it can often be overlooked. Dr Meg Arroll, a psychologist and women's health expert, reveals ways to tackle anxiety during this time.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 9:18 pm
Patricia Bolle, 68, of Haslett, Michigan, is fighting her second round of breast cancer after her hair stylist found a bald spot on her head that turned out to be breast cancer.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 8:15 pm
The Salad, made by Caioti Pizza Cafe in Studio City, is a simple mix of romaine, watercress, walnuts, and gorgonzola, with a herb-balsamic dressing. But scores of women say the herbs broke their waters.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 8:14 pm
Stanford University researchers found that people who were exposed to situations such as homelessness in VR developed longer-lasting compassion towards the issue in real life.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 8:04 pm
The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, which polices the safety of medical products in the UK, revealed it has seized 10,000 of the home-testing kits since 2015.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 7:56 pm
A new study from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, has found that couples who sleep together after a break-up report more positive feelings on a day-to-day basis.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 7:28 pm
The study, published today in Nature Communications, is one of the first to explain how a parent's genetic markers have a direct impact on their children.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 5:43 pm
Researchers from Boston University have created a condom (pictured) that secretes a lubricant when it comes into contact with bodily fluids. This avoids couples having to apply messy lube.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 5:11 pm
Doctors, supported by the National Institute of Health Research in Oxford, have put together a three-point strategy for the launch of ketamine’s use to treat depression.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 4:50 pm
The new study, led by Brown University in Rhode Island, found that the protective effects were only shown in caffeinated coffee. Decaf coffee did not lower participants' rosacea risk.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 4:42 pm
Russells Hall Hospital in Dudley, West Midlands, has been criticised by Care Quality Commission inspectors who say staff do not take the threat of sepsis, which is life-threatening, seriously.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 4:37 pm
Researchers from De Montfort University found that C.difficile spores are present at levels sufficient to cause an outbreak even after sheets are washed as set out by the NHS' healthcare laundry policy.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 4:27 pm
Researchers from the University of Copenhagen studied staff prioritising more than 6,000 patients at a Danish hospital and found those who 'eyeballed' patients better predicted if they would die.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 4:03 pm
Andrew Wakefield was ridiculed with the 'Rusty Razor' award for pseudoscience by The Skeptic magazine for his widely discredited work claiming vaccinations cause autism.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 3:52 pm
Victoria Taylor, 29, from Southampton, was hospitalised after she suffered an asthma attack triggered by the influenza virus. She said it felt like her lungs were 'filled with cement'.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 2:47 pm
Sarah Cullen, 25, from Blackpool in Lancashire, died in December 2014 after suffering a stroke and meningitis and her parents say the hospital where she died won't meet with them or answer their questions.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 1:50 pm
Demographers had expected that the sharp dip, which started after the 2008 economic crash, would have leveled off by now. But new CDC figures suggest there is no slow-down in any region.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 1:44 pm
Hospitals in Wales and much of Scotland don't charge for parking, but trusts in England last year raked in £226million from charging staff, patients and visitors to use NHS car parks.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 12:31 pm
Abbie Trinder, from Wednesbury, started to suffer from severe migraines in 2015. When her vision began to blurry, she made an appointment with her optician, who referred her to hospital.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 12:28 pm
William Hewlett, from Winchester in Hampshire, has been diagnosed with a syndrome in which an infection causes swelling in the brain and causes obsessive, out-of-character behaviour.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 11:16 am
Researchers from the University of Liverpool found that children who spend more than three hours online a day are four times more likely to spend their pocket money on junk food.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 9:48 am
Peter Frankopan said the melting of ice due to higher global temperatures could unleash biological agents and bring back diseases such as the Black Death which killed millions in Europe.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 9:23 am