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High levels of personal debt in Britain could be creating a health time bomb, according to research showing a strong link between financial problems and low mental well-being in older people.
Family doctors are concerned that the “total confidentiality” of GP consultations could be under threat from a major NHS data scheme which will see confidential patient records stored in a national database.
After three years of almost unbroken success, the National Front leader Marine Le Pen has begun to stumble in her drive to steam-clean and re-brand the French far right.
Sleeping well may help to protect men from deadly prostate cancer, a study has found.
Intel are hoping the tiny computer will be used by small manufacturers to endow their products with connected smarts and sensors
Much as we should be disgusted by their crimes, locking people up for a century will not make our country a safer place
Catalonia’s president has called on European Union leaders for support as the region seeks a vote on independence in November this year, the source of an increasingly bitter fight with Spain’s central government.
Mr Singh threw his support behind Rahul Gandhi, claiming it would be 'disastrous' for the country if Hindu nationalist leader Narendra Modi became the next leader
Warning comes as Costa Rica declares 'national emergency' over state of crop
Ron Jeremy - nicknamed "the hedgehog" - said despite it taking a lot to shock him, as "an expert on sex", he was "appalled" by the sexual behaviour experiments carried out by US universities on rodents
Newly analysed data showed the temperature plunged to -93.2C (-135.8F) in August 2010
Taking regular exercise is the most effective single lifestyle choice people can make to reduce their risk of dementia, according to one of the most extensive studies yet into people’s long-term health outcomes.
Senior British researchers spearheading efforts to find a cure say that research has entered 'a new era'
Low intensity pulses of visible light are fired at the target, with each photon corresponding to a single pixel in the image
Study shows scents associated with terror may be passed on for two male generations
It was hoped that the comet would provide a spectacular sight in the sky next month - but the signs indicate that it had been burned up on its journey