Brain clue

Brain Clue To ‘Broken Heart’ Syndrome

Your heart can be damaged after a sad event and it may be your brain's doing, experts believe. Swiss...
Malaria Vaccine

Global Fight Against Killer Diseases Seeks £11bn

A key fund which finances the fight against AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria is seeking fresh investment worth £11bn. It...
Cancer surpasses heart disease

Cancer Surpasses Heart Disease As Leading Cause Of Death In Many US Counties

An important transition is happening across the United States: Cancer was the leading cause of death in more counties in 2015 than 13 years...
Skin Rashes

Some Rashes Can Be Indicators Of Life-Threatening Diseases

Skin rashes can be symptoms of a variety of mild to serious conditions. Since many factors go into accurate diagnosis and treatment of rashes,...
Parkinson disease

Parkinson’s Disease ‘May’ Start In Gut

The brain disease Parkinson's may actually start in the depths of the digestive system, US scientists say. In their study, people whose appendix had been...
Diabetes

Type-2 Diabetes Signs ‘Detectable Years Before Diagnosis’

The warning signs of type-2 diabetes may be detectable 20 years before the disease is diagnosed, researchers say. Elevated fasting blood sugar levels and insulin...
Human Papilloma Virus

Cervical Cancer: Australia ‘To Be First To Eliminate Disease’

Australia will become the first country to effectively eliminate cervical cancer if vaccination and screening rates are maintained, researchers say. The disease could be eradicated...
Brain

This One Surprising Habit Could Put Your Brain At Risk Of Dementia

While some of the biggest dementia risk factors—age and family history—are beyond your control, it’s no secret that certain daily habits can seriously up...
Woman Diagnosed

Woman Diagnosed With Rare ‘Floating Kidney’ Condition

Generally, you can trust your organs to stay in one place. Sure, they may puff up with air or constrict to pump blood, but...
Malaria

Malaria Experts Fear Disease’s Resurgence

For the first time in 10 years, global malaria cases are no longer falling, sparking concerns about a resurgence of the too often deadly...