Even a U-Turn on planned cuts to the service itself will still leave the NHS under heavy pressure.
How the craze for Apple Watches, Fitbits and other wearable tech devices revives the old and discredited science of behaviourism.
A history of sleep from the premoderns to today’s health geeks reveals that today's "sleep revolution" is not as radical as it pretends to be.
The impact of online pornography on sex and relationships is still underexamined.
It’s time to replace the government's lacklustre stance on reducing meat-eating, and the "vegan-or-bust" message of some activists, with a new campaign that is more realistic about our diets.
Patricia came in for a consultation six weeks ago. Just turned 70, she remembered her back hurting when she twisted at a dance.
Sports fans have noticed a rise in the number of athletes with purple marks on their skin, resulting from a practice that is supposed to aid recovery and boost performance.
Heterosexuals, of course, don’t have “lifestyles”. They have TV and golf.
As the NHS is set to appeal a High Court decision to fund PrEP, a drug that can prevent HIV, rhetoric shaming LGBT people has resurfaced.
I teach my registrars to be aware how a consultation is making them feel: that can give valuable clues to the patient’s own emotional state.
The napping industry is booming in cities and offices. But is it actually good for our health and productivity?
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