Mail Online

Content Was Refreshed: 20 Aug 2018 | 09:35:42

Health | Mail Online

Check out the latest health news, articles, advice, and trends for you and your family on topics like nutrition, weight loss, popular diets, and exercise.

There is no such thing as an 'off day' for Australian model and former David Jones ambassador Jesinta Franklin - so she sticks to a set routine to make sure she's always in peak physical form.
Posted: August 20, 2018, 8:05 am
Sara Malm has investigated the growing trend of using non-alcoholic spirits in cocktails for people who still want the taste of a classic Negroni without the risk of a hangover.
Posted: August 20, 2018, 8:04 am
Researchers from the University of Sheffield analysed data from more than one million hospital admissions attributable to alcohol over a 12-year period.
Posted: August 20, 2018, 6:55 am
Speaking exclusively to FEMAIL, Oprah Winfrey's sleep doctor, Dr Michael Breus, revealed the ideal bedtime routine - and the one thing you should never do before bed.
Posted: August 20, 2018, 5:59 am
Scientists say newer vaccines needed to be effective against more HPV strains. The vaccine is thought to save 500 lives a year since it was introduced to girls a decade ago.
Posted: August 20, 2018, 12:48 am
Researchers have found babies who are later diagnosed with autism have lower levels of brain activity in response to 'social games', as well people yawning, laughing or crying.
Posted: August 19, 2018, 3:03 pm
A full fat yougurt as a dessert is the best option. Rather than worrying about saturated and unsaturated fats, you should think of good and bad ones, writes DR MICHAEL MOSLEY.
Posted: August 19, 2018, 8:04 am
Serenity Spa Evenings at Moddershall Oaks start at £95, including NEOM calming sleep massage. Overnight Serenity Spa breaks start at £345, based on two people sharing a studio suite.
Posted: August 18, 2018, 9:21 pm
Bonnie, 66, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease last year. Here, in her latest column, she gives her undeniably upbeat take on life with the illness she calls ‘the A-word’.
Posted: August 18, 2018, 9:21 pm
Rianna Wingett from Essex, left, pictured with her sister Rebecca, right, died at the age of 11 of Familial hypercholesterolemia which is estimated to affect 120,000 Britons.
Posted: August 18, 2018, 9:20 pm
Some 2.8 million Britons are suffering from chronic wounds with nine out of ten of those claiming the quality of their life has been severely affected by their condition.
Posted: August 18, 2018, 9:19 pm
They are frequently removed, but tonsils have a number of important jobs. Here, Simon Carney, Professor of Otolaryngology at Flinders University, Adelaide, explains their function.
Posted: August 18, 2018, 1:14 pm
The unidentified woman, from Moscow, was born with a bicornuate uterus, an abnormality believed to strike one in 1,000 women. She required a Caesarean section to give birth to her twins.
Posted: August 18, 2018, 10:57 am
Some 45 million Americans wear contacts, and about one third confess to wearing them overnight sometimes, but the CDC is urging everyone to stop, as it can permanently damage eyes.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 11:28 pm
Identical twins share 100 percent of their DNA, so when Brittany and Briana Salyers have children with their new husbands Josh and Jeremy, their kids will be legal cousins, but genetic siblings.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 10:08 pm
The House of Commons Science and Technology Committee argues the Government's ban on inserts, introduced in 2016, should be overturned to advertise the use of e-cigarettes.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 9:48 pm
Vets often resort to prescribing human opioids to pets because only one is approved for animals. The FDA issued a plea to veterinarians to think about the wider impact of their opioid prescriptions.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 9:20 pm
Another 81 customers have developed explosive diarrhea, bringing the total number to 476 in 15 states. At least 21 were hospitalized. They range in age from 14 to 91, and most of them are women.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 8:11 pm
While some women may have relatively mild tokophobia, for others, the condition is much more severe. Experts at Hull University explain how they are helping the growing rate of sufferers.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 7:10 pm
Josiah Wideman was walking through a park in El Mirage, Arizona, on August 8 with a friend at his side and a skateboard in hand when the bolt struck. He was in a coma for days, but is now fine.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 6:13 pm
In a piece for Healthista, Rick Hay pointed to a Norwegian study that found drinking a brew made of green coffee beans every morning can help overweight people lose 12lbs in three months.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 5:51 pm
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust generated £260,000 between 2013 and 2018. If the UK's other 134 trusts did the same, it would've created £34 million from the sale of crisps, drinks and sweets.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 4:53 pm
Some 61 million Americans are now disabled, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's latest numbers. Women, minorities and poor people are at greater risk.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 4:49 pm
Researchers from the Charité University, Berlin, found that stress causes the release of the hormone cortisol, which reduces brain cell connectivity in the region responsible for emotions in newborns.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 3:37 pm
At 76, Aretha Franklin died of pancreatic cancer, one of the most deadly forms of the disease. An expert explained to Daily Mail Online why, even with the safer form she had, pancreatic cancer kills.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 3:31 pm
Content Was Refreshed: 20 Aug 2018 | 09:35:42
Last Modified: April 28, 2018