A study has found that people who sleep for longer than eight hours a night are at a higher risk of drying or developing heart disease than those who sleep for between six and eight hours.


‘Broken heart syndrome’, which causes temporary heart failure, could lead to long-term damage, according to new research.


A clinical trial of treatment for prostate cancer has had ‘powerful results’, including a significant reduction in death from the condition.


Meditating for 10 minutes a day could help relieve back pain, according to a study by researchers from Leeds Beckett University.


People who are healthy but obese are at a higher risk of heart problems than those who are normal weight according to a British study