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Solar eclipse was scorched on woman’s retina after she stared at sun for too long
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 18:27

Remember how eye doctors were warning people not to stare at the solar eclipse in August without proper protection? They were right. A woman in her 20...

Breast cancer survivor says dogs were a lifesaver, and she’s not alone – studies show many ways keeping pets is good for health
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 14:28

Owning a dog is linked to a longer, healthier and happier life, according to a new study of almost 3.5 million people conducted over a 12-year period....

Food and beverage sector’s Top 10 headlines of 2017
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:26

Driven by consumers' preference of experiences over material objects, 2017 was an excellent year for the high-end food and beverage sector. Food and ...

Holt Renfrew revamps cafe concept to encourage dwell time
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 06:29

Department store chain Holt Renfrew has entered a culinary partnership to bring experiential dining into five of its locations across Canada. Food an...

The 7 Healthiest Things To Eat At McDonald's
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 04:30

Photo: weheartit It's no secret that McDonald's is definitely not what you'd call healthy, but whether you're on a road trip or just short on time y...

Is size important when it comes to wine glasses?
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 02:34

If your wine was served in a smaller glass, would you drink less of it? BBC News - Health

8 Best Health Food Documentaries To Stream On Netflix
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:29

With all the (delicious) fast and processed foods out there, eating clean isn't always easy. If you need a little push in the right direction, check o...

Haemophilia A trial results 'mind-blowing'
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 22:29

Doctors use gene therapy to correct the defect that causes haemophilia A. BBC News - Health

Almost half of under-25s 'never use a condom with a new partner'
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:47

Public Health England launches a new campaign to get more people thinking about using condoms. BBC News - Health

10 Mouth-Watering Vegan Recipes From Celebrity Vegans
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:32

Photo: weheartit If you're thinking about what vegans eat, you're not alone! Going vegan doesn't have to be hard. Check out the best vegan recipes f...

Reason for living – read Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life to find the spark that ignites your spirit
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:28

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life by Hector Garcia and Francesc Miralles Penguin Books 3.5/5 stars Ikigai, loosely translated from...

Parents giving children alcohol too young, researchers say
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:25

Giving youngsters too many takeaways is also criticised as a health risk by the researchers. BBC News - Health

Identical twin gives up half his skin and saves burned brother’s life
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 19:41

A man doomed to die after suffering burns across 95 per cent of his body was saved by skin transplants from his identical twin in a world-first operat...

Virtual reality used during cystic fibrosis treatment
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 08:43

Cystic fibrosis patients can now use virtual reality safaris to distract them from treatment. BBC News - Health

Women have 1.9 children on average, a record low
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 06:35

Women in England and Wales are having 1.9 children on average, fewer than their mothers who had 2.2 children. BBC News - Health

How loving your food is good for you, and why you should enjoy that cupcake without guilt
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 20:41

We are genetically hard-wired to seek pleasure, because desire and reward get us to act in ways that help propagate the species. In today’s heal...

Avatar therapy 'reduces power of schizophrenia voices'
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 16:42

Patients became less distressed and heard voices less often compared with those who had counselling. BBC News - Health

Norwich hospital begging to patients for donations, MP says
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:36

The hospital trust is adding a plea on patient appointment letters for donations towards equipment. BBC News - Health

Rita Ora's egg freezing in early 20s 'a positive move,' doctors say
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:44

The singer, now 26, said she had the procedure done as she "always wanted a big family". BBC News - Health

Three cups of coffee a day 'may have health benefits'
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 06:55

But there is no reason to start drinking coffee for health reasons, the BMJ study found. BBC News - Health

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