Drinking coffee may play a role in helping us to live longer, according to new research from the US.


A surgeon in Warsaw has used a virtual reality (VR) headset during live heart surgery for the first time.


New certification is to be launched next spring to drive up the standards in cosmetic surgery, the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) has revealed.


Walking can help people to lose more weight than they would if going to the gym, according to a new study.


People’s affluence affects not just their survival rate for cancer but also the type of cancer they are most likely to have, claims a new report.