Fitness

Cleaning products linked to poorer lung function

Matthew Edwards | February 16, 2018

Regular exposure to cleaning products significantly affects lung function, research has suggested. Source: Health

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Patient's chest rebuilt with 3D print after tumour surgery

Matthew Edwards | February 16, 2018

Peter Maggs’ chest wall was rebuilt using the technology after a large tumour was removed. Source: Health

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What you need to know about bread

Matthew Edwards | February 16, 2018

Ultra-processed foods have been linked to cancer – so should we be worried about eating bread? Source: Health

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Transgender woman breastfeeds baby in first recorded case, study says

Matthew Edwards | February 15, 2018

She was able to produce enough milk to be the baby’s only food source for the first six weeks, a study says. Source: Health

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Taking control

Matthew Edwards | February 15, 2018

Sofie Hartley, who’s 27, wants to have a hysterectomy so that she can take back control of her body. Source: Health

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Organ donations rising across the UK

Matthew Edwards | February 15, 2018

An online consultation into a possible opt-out scheme in England has received more than 11,000 replies. Source: Health

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'Xanax made my daughter an aggressive zombie'

Matthew Edwards | February 14, 2018

A mum describes how she had her daughter arrested after she became violent because of the drug alprazolam. Source: Health

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Valentine's Day prompts mini baby boom, NHS data shows

Matthew Edwards | February 14, 2018

There were 16,263 babies conceived in the week of Valentine’s Day in 2015, NHS figures estimate. Source: Health

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Majority of over-65s would like more sex, survey finds

Matthew Edwards | February 14, 2018

More than half of over-65s would like more sex, a new UK survey shows. Source: Health

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Pakistan gang 'stole spinal fluid from women'

Matthew Edwards | February 13, 2018

The gang obtained the fluid from more than 12 women, including a teen, to sell on the black market. Source: Health

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