Health Reports

Linguistic analysis can accurately predict psychosis

A machine-learning method discovered a hidden clue in people’s language predictive of the later emergence of psychosis – the frequent…

14 Jun 2019

Smartphone ‘addiction’ claims are based on flawed evidence

Most studies into the impact of technology use on psychological wellbeing rely on flawed measures, according to research by Dr David…

12 Jun 2019

A quarter of men over 50 have stopped having sex

More than one in four British men over 50 are no longer having sex, according to new research by Lumen.…

6 Jun 2019

Findings could lead to improved vaccinations against STIs

In a new study published in Nature Communications, researchers from King’s College London have shown how skin vaccination can generate…

Faster walkers live longer

People who report that they have a slower walking pace have a lower life expectancy than fast walkers, according to…

Can the early stages of Alzheimer’s be detected in the blood?

Using current techniques, Alzheimer’s disease, the most frequent cause of dementia, can only be detected once the typical plaques have…

Exercise ‘improves memory in heart failure patients’

Two-thirds of patients with heart failure have cognitive problems, according to research by the University of Rome. Heart failure patients who…

Britain is one of the worst nanny states in Europe

Regular readers won’t be surprised to hear that Britain is one of the worst nanny states in Europe and the…

30 Apr 2019