Research shows hospital staff take women's pain less seriously, spent less time treating them and are more likely to wrongly diagnose physical pain as 'just emotional'
The two studies have been heralded as 'ground-breaking' by charity Breast Cancer Now
Bowel cancer patients who consumed more than 0.3g of Omega-3 fatty acids, which are abundant in food such as oily fish, were found to have a 41 per cent less chance of dying from bowel cancer
Open letter says researchers are already experiencing problems
'Although other studies have offered evidence that cannabinoids might be neuroprotective against the symptoms of Alzheimer's, we believe our study is the first to demonstrate that cannabinoids affect both inflammation and amyloid beta accumulation in nerve cells'
'When that irritation is combined with the warm moist environment of the genitals, it becomes a happy culture medium for bacterial pathogens,' doctors warn
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'It will be the largest study that’s ever tested the impact of weight loss on cancer– any form of cancer. We are very hopeful'
The scientists have instead suggested the best way to protect against HIV is to only have sex in a 'heterosexual family' context
Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer for men in the UK and is thought to be responsible for 10,000 deaths annually
'Precocious puberty is traumatic for a child of his age and it makes them violent'
One in 150 children are thought to experience the condition which can leave children unable to speak to people outside their family or immediate social circle for years
The prematurely-born babies were also found to be more likely to suffer from chronic health problems as adults
The woman had a rare condition which resulted in her bladder, vagina and rectum not separating normally during early developmental stages
It will soon be too dangerous to perform caesarean sections, joint replacements and chemotherapy if antibiotics become ineffective