Around 17 million appointments are missed each year in England – around 0.5 per cent of the 340 million consultations which take place annually, according to figures.Read More »
DEMENTIA and Alzheimer's disease could be halted by consuming a diet rich in mushrooms - particularly the popular porcini type - according to ground-breaking new research.
LIVING longer could be a simple as eating a diet low in protein, new research has suggested.
ANXIETY could be reduced in patients by smelling lavender, research has revealed, and doctors should consider using the shrub to combat the mental condition.
Fruit flies – which share more than two thirds of humans genes – live twice as long when given minimal protein when young, found a study by the Francis Crick Institute in London.Read More »
Father-of-one Tracy Rumble, 51, from Greenwood, Indianapolis, was diagnosed with necrotizing fasciitis - a horrifying bug that can lead to limb loss or death.Read More »
The research, led by a team from Exeter University and University College London, is believed to be the biggest yet to look into the effects of Ayahuasca. It was based on 96,000 people.Read More »
DEADLY bacterial infections, including from salmonella and E.coli, in your bathroom and kitchen plugholes could become airborne and spread into the home, the public has been warned.
Lab researchers from Exeter and Brighton universities made old cells both look and behave 'younger' by applying compounds naturally found in red grapes and blueberries.Read More »
Mild stress strengthens the protein which builds the 'powerhouse' of our cells, found researchers from Chicago's Northwestern University. A 'survival strategy' kicks in in reaction to pressure.Read More »