A test for measuring autoimmunity in arthritis patients could be used to evaluate new treatments and offer a way of finding a cure.


The genes associated with having an ‘apple-shaped’ body increase the risk of heart disease and type 2 diabetes, according to a new US study.


A new study has found that bacteria in the intestine could be linked to the development of Alzheimer's disease.


People who work outdoors in Britain account for 2% of malignant melanoma skin cancer cases, a new study has found.


Yoga may reduce the symptoms of chronic lower back pain in the short term, a new study has found.