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Mice had more stamina, hair and improved organ function with the drug.
Men consider women's pleasure a masculine achievement to accomplish, while some women believe it's something they should be given - rather than help create, US experts say.
In a study of the bone marrow of mice, researchers from the University of Ulm, Germany, found older rodents tended to lack levels of the protein osteopontin.
Researchers from St George's University, London, programmed a computer to 'read' hundreds of King George III's letters, to understand his mental state.
PARIS (Reuters) - Redundancies and cost savings are compromising safety at French nuclear group Areva's nuclear waste recycling facility at La Hague in Normandy, the firm's unions say in an internal d
A multi-national team of researchers used genome sequencing to open the door to possible new therapy options for rare cancers and other diseases.
An outbreak of food poisoning has sickened thousands of Egyptian schoolchildren this month, sending parents rushing to hospitals and leading the Education Ministry to temporarily suspend its school lu
VIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian poultry will be allowed outdoors as of Saturday as the threat from bird flu is fading, the country's health ministry said, lifting a restriction put in place more than two
Dr Steve Faulkner, a researcher at Loughborough University, was behind research that found bathing can burn around as many calories as a half-hour walk. Here, he explains how it works.
Samuel and Jacob Montague, both 11, of Graveney, Kent, were diagnosed with the condition when they were just two-years-old. Their behaviour worsened as they grew older.
President Donald Trump is urging people to call their lawmakers to express support for the Republican legislation to repeal and replace "Obamacare."
A Swedish study suggests antibodies against the cartilage protein collagen II could aid in predicting prognosis and therapy choice for rheumatoid arthritis.
Christian Calamuci, who was born with a leg deformity, was abandoned by his birth mother in South Africa before being adopted.
There has been praise for the bravery of the emergency services and the public in the wake of the attack.
The spending habits of overweight shoppers is influenced by images of thin people, according to experts from the Colorado State University and the University of Kentucky.
(Reuters) - Uncertainty surrounding the Republican plan to replace Obamacare is forcing some U.S. hospitals to delay expansion plans, cut costs, or take on added risk to borrow money for capital inves
Scientists have studied the development of the amphibian and reptile fauna in Western Siberia during the past twelve million years. In their study, they demonstrate that the species diversity of both
The male “androgen” hormone is an important element in the ovarian development of female chicken embryos, more so than in the development of male testes, scientists have discovered.
After taking brain scans of a handful of participants who had been on a spiritual getaway, Thomas Jefferson University researchers found they had higher amounts of dopamine and serotonin.
BOSTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s White House has said his plans to slash environmental regulations will trigger a new energy boom and help the United States drill its way to independence fr
Danielle Gauthier doesn’t use animal products, but can replicate typically meaty favourites with creative substitutions.
Candace Skrapek has at times felt overwhelmed during the past five years — but after 15,800 staff and volunteer hours, 10 committees, 320 meetings and 1,500 older adults engaged,
LONDON (Reuters) - Three of Europe's top drugmakers face critical verdicts from U.S. regulators next week, with Sanofi and Roche likely to win approvals for two new products, while GlaxoSmithKline bra
Egypt suspends distribution of school meals nationwide after food poisoning outbreaks sickened hundreds of children
Mentoring former military men and women eager to find their place in civilian society has opened new doors in the years remaining to me.
Former French scientist Matthieu Ricard - a world expert in human happiness - claims that going vegan is the key to a happy, fulfilling existence.
(Reuters) - California's air pollution regulator is due to hold a vote on Thursday on methane emission regulations that it says would be the strictest in the United States in controlling the second-mo
Wayne Loftus is not your average personal trainer. As he sits back in his chair, he’s excited to talk about how creativity, spirituality and loss have contributed to him wanting to help peo
Certain kinds of exercise may mitigate the effects of aging at the cellular level.
Rationing of surgery to treat clinically obese people means that some need to become 'super-obese' before they are allowed a weight loss operation, a new UK report suggests.
Skin Repair Expert Lorena Öberg has revealed that sleeping on your side can cause more folds in the skin causing premature aging.
DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has stopped beef and poultry imports from four Brazilian companies over concerns about food safety after accusations that individuals had been bribed to allow sales of r
Bobbie Rutland, 31, 'laughed at first, then cried' when she first discovered the news of triplets. The WA mum had wanted to get her tubes tied because she is unable to use most forms of contraceptio
LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists have found a way to power an experimental kind of electronic skin using solar energy in a further step towards the development of prosthetic limbs or robots with a sense
Nutritionist Zoe Bingley-Pullin has revealed her top five mood-boosting foods, which include brown rice, avocado and salmon. FEMAIL takes a look at the foods to make you happy.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese coastal sea levels hit record highs in 2016, driven by climate change as well as El Nino and La Nina events, the country's sea administration said.
Conceptions among under-18s fell to the lowest on record as the emergence of the so-called ‘sensible generation’ saw teenagers turn away from smoking, drinking and drugs.
The best-selling author talks with ABC's Dan Harris about finding meditation while working on getting sober and how he turned his life around.
With the chamber set to vote on Thursday, conservatives said a Republican measure to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act still lacked support.
BURNABY, B.C. - A coroner's jury is recommending that transit police in the Vancouver area work more closely with mental health providers following the death of a man who repeatedly stabbed himself an
The NHS recommends babies are exclusively breastfed for the first six months but figures for more than 152,000 British women showed just 45 per cent still did so at two months.
Men and women who drank moderately – within 14 units of alcohol a week – were found to be less at risk. This is equivalent to a pint of very weak beer, or two measures of spirits.
Republicans are considering ways to ease federal requirements that insurers cover such basic services as prescription drugs, maternity care and substance abuse treatment
Social care pressures blamed for delays in releasing people from hospital.
Social care pressures blamed for delays in releasing people from hospital.
A woman who survived cancer as a girl has been inspired to take up nursing.
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's GlaxoSmithKline and U.S.-based Regeneron Pharmaceuticals are embarking on a joint project with UK Biobank, the world's most detailed biomedical database, to hunt for new c
The conservative Koch network is promising to spend millions of dollars to defeat the health care overhaul backed by President Donald Trump and top House Republicans
With the chamber set to vote on Thursday, conservatives said a Republican measure to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act still lacked support.
London (Reuters) - Rising rates of superbug tuberculosis (TB) are threatening to derail decades of progress against the contagious disease, experts said on Thursday, and new drugs powerful enough to t
The months of speculation have come to an end: Saskatchewan’s 28 school boards will remain as they are — at least for now.
In this year’s provincial health budget, the government giveth and taketh. The province allocated $5.2 billion to health — an increase of $38.6 million (0.7 per cent) from last year. 
Among Dr. Weinberg’s books were “Society and the Healthy Homosexual,” which rejected the prevalent idea that homosexuality was a psychological disorder.
You might think NBA players would eat granola bars for a pregame snack, but their secret addiction is actually PB&J sandwiches, which not only give them energy boosts but improve their mental health
BURLINGTON, Vt. - Vermont's most populous county is joining a handful of communities around the country considering setting up safe injection sites for heroin and other opioid users to reduce overdose
Celebrities constantly rave about the health benefits of taking vitamins. But doctors say most of us don't need to take the supplements, and that taking too many can cause health problems.
(Reuters) - Two U.S. lawmakers sent a letter on Wednesday to PTC Therapeutics Inc, seeking information about the drugmaker's pricing strategy for its recently acquired muscle-wasting disorder drug.
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