Cervical cancer self-tests may be key to smear alternative

Smear tests could soon become a thing of the past due to a breakthrough…

How to manage your mental health this winter

Now that the clocks have gone back, darker nights are beginning…

Cancer Research invests more into early detection research

A new transatlantic research alliance has been announced by Cancer…

Unacceptable delays in diagnosing secondary breast cancer

One in four patients with secondary breast cancer had to visit…

How to recover from the flu

That dreaded time of year is approaching fast, that’s right,…

Ultrasound breakthrough could pick up cancer earlier

A new ultrasound technique has been developed at Heriot-Watt…

'Revolutionary' new class of cancer drugs approved

A new cancer drug that can treat a wide range of tumours has…

Vaping: How dangerous is it?

Smoking has long been a habit that we’re all aware can cause…

Top doctors release new physical activity guidelines

New guidance published by the UK’s top doctors advises adults…

Why is the UK seeing a rise in measles cases?

The UK has lost its measles-free status three years after the…

AI could help to spot heart abnormalities

A new way of identifying a cause of the heart to beat irregularly…

How to reduce your blood pressure

Blood pressure is often described as the silent killer as it…