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    Sleep apnoea linked with elevated cancer risk

    Women with severe sleep apnoea appear to be at an elevated risk of getting cancer, according to a new study published in the European Respiratory Journal. Ludger Grote, the last author of the study, said: 'It's reasonable...

    Blood pressure control 'slows age-related brain damage'

    Researchers from the US National Institutes of Health have found that intensively controlling a person's blood pressure is more effective at...
    14 Aug 2019

    Ebola could become a global emergency

    Seeing a crèche set up next to an Ebola Treatment Centre in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is about as...

    Compound in feverfew shown to kill cancer cells

    Researchers at the University of Birmingham have produced a compound with anti-cancer properties directly from feverfew, a common flowering garden...

    Sleep apnoea linked with elevated cancer risk

    Women with severe sleep apnoea appear to be at an elevated risk of getting cancer, according to a new study...
    16 Aug 2019

    Blood pressure control 'slows age-related brain damage'

    Researchers from the US National Institutes of Health have found that intensively controlling a person's blood pressure is more effective at...
    14 Aug 2019

    Dear Julie: is it OK that my boyfriend goes to strip clubs?

    Julie Burchill answers your sex and relationships questions in her Pillow Talk column

    When you eat is as important as what you eat

    Meal timing strategies such as intermittent fasting or eating earlier in the day appear to help people lose weight by...
    23 Jul 2019

    7 ways to keep fit outdoors this summer

    Make the most of the sunshine by getting fit outdoors - from rooftop yoga to military fitness
    16 Jul 2019

    Dear Julie: what do I do about my boyfriend's secret sex toy?

    Julie Burchill answers your sex and relationships questions in her new column Pillow Talk