Aussie flu has been reported in all parts of the UK, and is considered by some experts as the worst flu epidemic for half a century. The risk of spreading...

Researchers have been able to see the deadly chain reaction at the start of the incurable disease which causes the death of nerve cells. Powerful new...

The injection used this year as part of the £100million winter vaccine campaign will be scrapped for those over 75 next winter and replaced with a new...

GETTY A new skin patch could end misery of daily insulin injections Scientists have created the special patch which stimulates the body’s own insulin...

Parkinson’s disease patients could stop their brain cells from dying by exercising, according to scientists at the University of Colorado Anschutz...

Facing MPs for the first time since winning the backing for the crucial second phase of EU departure negotiations, the Prime Minister is to say that her...

Researchers have found the drug, which destroys the tau proteins that kill neurons in the brain, can dramatically slow mental decline in just nine months.  And...

In an upbeat speech Brussels’ chief negotiator said the two sides are “shoring up” a pact over the futures of European citizens living in the UK...

GETTY – STOCK A potential cure for cancer could be ready to test on patients as early as next year British scientists are developing an immune...

The head of an influential think tank said the increased personal involvement of Theresa May and Treasury mandarins in the divorce talks has left eurocrats...

A series of slim-majority victories enabled the Government to quell a rebellion that had been threatening to upset Theresa May’s Brexit plans. Labour’s...

Scientists have pin-pointed a “bio-marker” that spots a protein made when the brain gets inflamed or damaged and increases before the tell-tale plaques...

Eczema is a common skin condition characterised by itchy, red and swollen skin. It affects one in 12 adults and one in five children in the UK –...

Experts have grown artificial corneas on a curved surface meaning the cells arrange themselves in a lattice-like structure.  The process takes three...

Most bowel cancers are caused by a gene turning faulty, which usually defends against tumours. Once the gene, known as APC, stops working, there’s...

Kidney cancer – or renal cancer – is one of the more common types of cancer in the UK. It affects more men than women – they are three...

The findings of a UK study of 244 patients to be revealed at a conference in Lisbon this weekend showed that 90 per cent with Age-Related Macular Degeneration...

Parkinson’s disease is a neurological condition which is incurable – although there are treatments which can slow the progression of the disease.  Now...

The vaccine patch fought off the poliovirus more effectively than needles and syringes, the scientists claimed. The ‘Nanopatch’ could lead to cheap...

Rates of oesophageal cancer are on the rise, particularly in men – but taking a certain common supplement could help stop it. Researchers have...

In a joint press conference with EU negotiator Michel Barnier, the Brexit Secretary said there had been progress on citizens’ rights, although...

Prostate cancer in men that was previously thought to be incurable could now be treated. New research has discovered that using a specialised form of...