The 11 stages of sitting in a doctor's waiting room
It's not always easy waiting...
Bird flu virus: what you need to know
A recent move by Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) to quarantine poultry (chickens, turkeys and ducks) has sparked concern …
Why it's proven loneliness damages physical health?
Recently the effects of loneliness on our physical health have been explored and the results may surprise you...
5 shrewd work secrets for a stress-free family Christmas
The brilliant work habits we can bring home to best manage those festive fraught moments.
How to enjoy a better Christmas with the menopause
Experiencing menopausal (or perimenopausal) symptoms in addition to Christmas looming can be even more stressful and traumatic for many women.
What are the astonishing ways pets help us?
It turns out pets are generally good for us - whether or not you're lonely, ill or elderly.
Truth about why our awesome 'aha!' ideas come randomly?
Why is it that we get our best ideas when we're trying the least?
Dad's legs amputated after horrifying sepsis mistaken for flu
The potentially brutal effects of a sepsis infection have been put under the spotlight by the story of father-of-three James Mackey, who has had both …
Texas confirms first locally transmitted Zika virus case
Health officials in Texas have announced the first case Zika virus infection which is thought to have been spread by a mosquito within this US state.
World AIDS Day: practical ways to support those affected
One of the major problems that people living with HIV face today is the attitudes of others.
5 questions you should ask your pharmacist
How to make the most out of every pharmacist visit you make.
Can going 'Hygge' like the Danish boost your winter wellness?
Fancy going 'Hygge' or 'Koselig' to help keep your winter blues away?
Mouth cancer rates rising: how to spot the early signs?
Mouth cancer cases have increased by 68% in the last 20 years for men and women of all ages - and 9 out of 10 are due to unhealthy lifestyles.