A study by Swedish researchers has found conditions like asthma, eczema and hay fever are less common in households practising ‘less efficient’ hand-washing
Moving immediately into the shade does not stop sun damage as UV rays can continue damaging skin cells hours after exposure
It’s possible to radically improve mental agility. Norman Doige, psychiatrist and author of The Brain’s Way of Healing, suggests strategies to sharpen your mind
A study in the US has come up with new guidelines and recommended amounts for every age group
Pentagon-funded device could help people with age-related macular degeneration by enlarging objects so they can see them with peripheral vision
For a cursory moment, Japanese researchers may have built a part of an "artificial brain," according to Discovery.com.
Have your New Year resolutions gone to pot (belly) already? Here’s a few tips to get yourself back on track
Remixes rule in this month's workout music round-up.
Apparently it is forty, or so I have been reliably and rather bluntly informed this week by a head hunter.
From claims that fasting makes you thin and feeds the brain to the suggestion that it can even reboot the immune system, Amy Fleming looks at the scientific evidence for restricted eating
World Health Organisation invites leader of programme that resulted in 51% drop in conceptions to share lessons
Thinking about a place to stash some upcoming bonus cash? How about a little real estate?
Office affairs have been around since before there were offices. They are tempting, expedient and dangerous. Unfortunately, those few moments of pleasure can have long lasting consequences.
We need to talk. 25% of you have clipped your nails on the Tube? That should be .25%. At most, 25% of you can admit to clipping your nails somewhere in your house other than the bathroom.
Be warned, this is not for the faint-hearted. But don't worry! You'll go out laughing...
Richard Branson’s group is one of 10 private health providers that have tax havens as part of their corporate structure
In this day of modern living, why is finding a husband so hard? The Soul Sister reports.
...paying me. Yes, we are all whores. OK, maybe not whores. Upmarket escorts, then.
Vanessa Gerrard (RBC) and Olivia Toye (Monitor Group) are trekking to the top of the three highest mountains in East Africa. But first, they'd like you to trek to the top of Centre Point for ASCENDANCE, a party to help them raise money this Saturday night, 16th April.
This infographic contains a visual guide to healthy portion sizes using your own hand!
Researchers scoured 50 houses and found they were inhabited by 579 types of arthropods in study thought to be first of its kind
Air fresheners and cleaning products release chemicals that are harmful in enclosed spaces. But houseplants could help cut the risks
If your New Year's resolution involves getting (or staying) in shape, this month's top 10 is sure to help keep you on track.