Thinking of asking the internet if your head cold might be a brain tumour? Use specialist sites, keep the details specific and consider asking human beings, too
Cardiff government to bring in workplace ban on e-cigarettes alongside national licensing system for acupuncture, body-piercing and tattooing
Go to the gym. Exercise releases endorphins – nature’s mood enhancers – and, with luck, you’ll meet someone new there, which will restore your self-esteem
The pattern of British illness has changed out of all recognition over the past few generations as new diseases have replaced killer infections, and new treatments and knowledge help keep us from death’s door for longer
Scientists use questions on smoking, how briskly you walk and how many cars you own to find your risk of death
If you're current playlist sounds a little dated, there are plenty of tracks here that will liven it up.
Research co-commissioned by Public Health England calls for a workplace revolution through use of sit-stand desks to avoid risks of a sedentary lifestyle
Who knew sitting on the toilet was bad for you? In her best-selling book Charming Bowels, microbiologist Giulia Enders explains how to go to the loo
Last week’s announcement that a UK company won US approval for device-based treatment of depression is excellent news for taking academic findings into a clinical setting
Children in the UK are the fattest in Europe, risking lifelong health problems. There is a lot parents can do to prevent the problem, starting with the baby in the womb
University of San Diego study adds to weight of research suggesting having a partner significantly improves outcomes for sufferers
Four years ago, one of our writers covered the 4-Hour Work Week. Recently, the (somewhat hunky) author of the book returned with the 4-Hour Body. While we haven't applied many ideas from his first book, we (of course) like the idea of re-creating our bodies - and improving our well-being - in only four hours a week.
Keep the blood pumping during the chilly month of November with these exciting tracks...
This week, the US socialite revealed that she washes her hair every five days. Too little? Too much? We asked an expert
This infographic contains a visual guide to healthy portion sizes using your own hand!
Jeez. Just when I thought I had come to grips with the whole dating etiquette, I get a whole new set of stuff to deal with.
Stuck for an appropriately peculiar Valentine's Day card for your someone special? If so, you need to see the Lazy Oaf.
Decent shelving makes the difference between a cluttered and messy looking house and a perfectly arranged home. And as well as its basic function as a place to put all your stuff, if done well, it can add character and style to a room.
Heavens no, I don't mean the sand from your last jaunt to Spain. (Although the seashells from your trip to Florida's Gulf Coast look nice in that jar on your bookshelf.) I'm talking about palm trees. Inside your house.
This info-graphic helps you to identify the symptoms of stress and suggests some simple ways to de-stress - some more appealing than others!
Sleep deprivation may cause overeating by boosting chemicals for appetite as well as those that increase the pleasure of eating sweet or salty high-fat foods
A new report says a wide range of household items act as pollutants in our homes. So, how can we improve the quality of the air we breathe?
Study shows that obese people who lost just 5% of their weight saw ‘profound benefits’ through better control of insulin in the liver, fat and muscle tissues