People at risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) could be identified sooner thanks to the creation of a new genetic test.


‘Green exercise’ offers significant financial advantages to adults in England, a new study has revealed, delivering health benefits worth £2.2 billion a year.


Scientists in Edinburgh have been given the chance to develop a new surgical device which could improve the way bowel cancer operations are performed.


Weather conditions are closely linked to levels of chronic pain, initial findings from a smartphone research project suggest.


Music could help people to recover from certain illnesses by boosting their immune system, according to a new study.