Looking to get fit and improve your health? Let technology help keep you on track
Wales is about to become the first country to put health first in all public decisions. A new act plans to make it a healthier place, where physical and mental well-being are maximised and where choices and behaviours that benefit future health are understood, reports Richard Owen
For every 10 people hit by lightning, nine will survive. But what are the lasting effects of being exposed to hundreds of millions of volts? Charlotte Huff investigates
If you're on a budget and low on time, a fast-food breakfast might be your best bet every once in a while.
Patient’s liver disease prevented immune system reaction
Britain currently spends around £500m on a scheme that allows some 190,000 pensioners to access free or reduced-cost medical treatment in EU countries
Three-year-old Evelyn Lewis was suddenly unable to walk or use her arms
My friends called it a boxcar, the tiny cream-coloured duplex I rented in Austin 20 years ago, a long rectangle divided by doorways without doors. The oak floors were so old that the finish had long ago worn away. They were filthy. I mopped, but dirt stubbornly remained caked between the slats.
Annie Karp worried that the mysterious ache she'd been suffering from would spend a lifetime on her hips, until the moment a specialist found the simple solution
From the outside, coping with family members who have dementia is tough. But what does it feel like for them?
Avocados are a hot commodity these days, and seem to have become staples on practically every restaurant menu.
Research finds people who eat twice as much fruit and veg are 43 per cent less likely to become obese
Veganism has shot up in popularity in the past decade. Kashmira Gander speaks to parents who are passing on the plant-based lifestyle to their children
Baby born in Mediterranean country can expect to live to be an octogenarian
Report found 'continuous steep increase' in technology usage since 2002
Crucially, the Streams app was under development when the agreement was made