One in six people over the age of 80 in the UK have dementia
George Osborne is expected to announce today that four departments – Transport, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), Communities and Local Government and the Treasury – have accepted cuts of 8 per cent a year for the next four years
“What if a cure for an intractable cancer is hidden within the tedious reports on thousands of clinical studies?"
It’s easier to do than you’d think
The study by Indiana University scientists is the first to show the female body's immune system prepares for pregnancy because of sexual activity
One hour's exercise a day, breastfeeding consistently for 12 months, and hormone replacement therapy are all revealed as good or bad in the fight against cancer in new research from Queensland
French workers are so underworked they are becoming clinically depressed, according to one academic.
Very short men and underweight women reported notably fewer sexual partners than average
The suprise sale allows Google to drop a struggling part of their business and lets Lenovo leapfrog their way to third place in smartphone sales
Experts say the ground-breaking discovery could pave way for routine use of stem cells in medicine
Despite Nigel Farage's prediction that the UK Independence party will cause an “earthquake” in British politics at the European Parliament elections, Britons give Ukip as much chance of winning as finding life on Mars.
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.
Google has celebrated the 82nd birthday of late American zoologist Dian Fossey with a Doodle on its search page.
Study suggests childhood advertising mascots such as Tony and Ronald McDonald can have influence over the way people consider food as adults
US researchers find specific cells in the blood of heart attack sufferers
Intel are hoping the tiny computer will be used by small manufacturers to endow their products with connected smarts and sensors