Medicine is littered with myths. For years we doled out antibiotics for minor infections, thinking we were speeding recovery.
Under the Psychoactive Substances Act it will not be a criminal offence for someone to possess for their own consumption recreational drugs too dangerous to be legally sold to the public.
Currently, 700,000 people die per year from the resistance of microbes to medicine, and it is predicted that 10 million people will die per year by 2050.
The saving grace for Europe and North America will be their relative affluence and greater levels of education.
Stress is not as destructive as is often assumed: a little bit of it may even be good for us.
Gaining Daryl’s consent to examination was one thing, getting his agreement to be admitted quite another.
Now I'm running regularly, I find myself wondering what we could do to make exercise an appealing habit from childhood – and, more importantly, give people the space to do it.
The relaxation therapy could prevent relapses in sufferers of depression, according to a new study.
Events of the past six months have shown that they do.
A GP who was diagnosed with blood cancer on his personal crusade against the Conservatives’ attack on the health service and junior doctors.
Astronaut Tim Peake ran the London Marathon aboard the International Space Station. Here's how he did it.
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