Health News

New therapy 'cures' monkeys of HIV-like virus

"We have good reasons to believe that the therapy will work similarly in humans,” said one of the scientists who worked on the study. “It would be a breakthrough for the future treatment of HIV patients"

Student nurse reveals 'soul destroying' realities of career

'Words cannot express how miserable I was today and have been on so many occasions in the past. If anyone asked me advice on pursuing a career in nursing I would strongly advise against it. It is by far the worst decision I have ever made'

Poverty may change your brain to 'make you less intelligent'

Researchers find link between low incomes and poorer brain function and say the stress of life with little money could be part of the reason; there is 'little evidence' to suggest falling intelligence pushes people into poverty, they add