Which is our bigger food enemy - sugar or saturated fat? Sugar is much worse than just completely empty calories but the evidence against saturated fat is damning.
Thus far, there seem to be no more cases of enterovirus D68 in the USA than usual this year. By contrast, in the UK, this year seems to be a worryingly troublesome year for the virus. In 2012 there were seven cases confirmed; so far this year, the UK has seen 38 confirmed cases.
A new survey from the alcohol charity Drinkaware reveals that six in seven mid-life men (age 40-65) aren't completely happy with their bodies. Of those surveyed, second on the list of niggles for 44% of men, is the moob.
The recent controversy over Russian athletes and Olympic doping have brought the issue of performance-enhancing drugs into the headlines again. And as usual, steroids are in the frame. Steroids have had a bad press over the years but they can be effective and safe
In a country of nearly 70 million people, one in three of over-65s are sometimes or always lonely, and the figure is even higher for over-80s; half of them feel lonely regularly. Loneliness can affect your health in lots of ways.