Serious food allergies are rare, while intolerance of many common foods – from dairy products to gluten in bread – is increasing. Are we in the midst of a health craze or something more complicated?
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Performing resuscitation on the spot on someone who has had a cardiac arrest can be crucial for life or death. And, with many bystanders feeling unable to respond, knowing how to use the simple skills may make all the difference
Relatively few ‘normal-weight’ teens think they are too heavy, but many who are overweight do not acknowledge it
If effective in humans, adding the hormone progesterone to standard drug treatment could potentially benefit 25,000 women a year in the UK alone
Tests on physiological markers in nearly 1,000 38-year-olds found that some had biological ages many years older than their birthdates would suggest
Take advantage of the long summer days to get out and workout! Here are July's top 10 workout tunes to help motivate you ...
Health secretary says people should keep in closer touch with older relatives to reduce isolation, and take greater responsibility for their own health
Who would have thought that wrapping your lunch in a paper bag could make a difference when trying to get pregnant?
Guidance on symptoms and tests drawn up by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence for doctors and patients could transform cancer care in UK
A spot of gardening not only gives you a good physical workout but reduces pain and anxiety, too
The slow week in between Christmas and New Year's is the perfect time in which time in which to indulge your fantasies of home.
One in five Brits believe they have a serious allergy – but most of them are wrong. So how do you find out if you are really in danger?
Contrary to what Loréal adverts tell us, there are pluses to getting older - wisdom, bigger pay cheques, decent holidays, a swanky postcode. But as we become increasingly selective about our homes, cars, clothes and food, we also can’t help getting pickier about our partners.
So it’s a new year. We gained the usual seven pounds over Christmas, we indulged in one too many mince pies, three too many roast potatoes, not to mention I don’t how many gallons of red wine, cheese board selections, and that final box of Quality Streets that we just didn’t need.
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With the long Easter weekend coming up, it’s time to have a look at a food that's been around for centuries and has been getting a bad rap for quite some time. I'm talking eggs, and - sorry - not the ones made out of chocolate.
Some houses can be susceptible to a buildup of formaldehyde created by cleaning products. Which other everyday items can leave a harmful chemical trail?
Can I get addicted, what are the short- and long-term effects and what can make cannabis harmful? Key questions answered
The rise of e-cigarettes does not make smoking more acceptable, says study
A new study claims chocolate can improve cognitive performance – joining research that indicates it can prevent heart attacks and help you lose weight. But dig a little deeper and all is not what it seems …
Young adults with a high body-mass index perform worse on memory tests than those who are leaner
The allure of this month's list is that it emphasizes catchy, rhythmic-driven tunes that will give your routine an immediate boost.