13/06/16

Type 2 diabetes can raise the risk of death following heart failure, according to a US study.


7/06/16

Prescribed painkillers, even in high doses, are relatively ineffective against back pain, according to an Australian study.


25/05/16

Type 2 diabetes could be escaped by as many as 100,000 UK patients if offered weight-loss surgery.


24/05/16

If football’s upcoming European Championship finals were based on life expectancy statistics, rather than performance on the pitch, England would be (familiarly) knocked out in the quarter finals.


20/05/16

Packets of cigarettes will soon all look the same after new rules for standardised packaging came into play.