Varicose veins occur when valves in the leg veins stop working properly, meaning the blood falls down the veins when standing up, rather than flowing...

PA / UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW Study shows a healthy lifestyle can revolutionise diabetes treatment In a three-year study, patients who carried out the...

The new treatment, named JPC11, can be recycled and reused within cancerous cells to attack them repeatedly, according to a study by the University of...

Leah Bracknell spoke out on Lorraine [ITV] Leah, 54, was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer in September 2016 but was told in March last year that experimental...

GETTY Cystic fibrosis affects 10,400 people in the UK, and five babies are born with the disease each week My beautiful little girl doesn’t look sick....

Hair loss is a common problem for men and women, and can be caused for a number of reasons. While half of men will experience male pattern baldness by...

After a groundbreaking week that saw Prime Minister Theresa May strike a deal with the European Union that will allow Brexit talks to move forward on...

Eczema is a common condition that causes the skin to become red, dry and itchy, and it was recently revealed there are five types. There are around two...

Scientists have devised a one-off procedure which they claim provides long-term relief long-term relief for sufferers.  The procedure can take as little...

Veteran Nollywood actor and former broadcaster, Sadiq Daba is about to be flown to the UK for intensive treatment. Daba had opened up on his health challenges...

On September 7, 2017, it became public knowledge that Sadiq Daba has Leukemia. Months later, the veteran is now set to be flown to the United Kingdom for...

Chemotherapy is a well known treatment option for cancer, and involves medication that kills cancer cells. But its effectiveness varies greatly from...

Katie Price wiggled her bum in the video [Instagram] Katie Price has shocked her fans, again, by filming her latest beauty treatment – a non-surgical...

The presidency has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari never made a promise to Nigerians in 2015 that he would not seek medical treatment abroad if...

Eating leafy green kale could reduce the risk of developing AMD. Kale is rich in the antioxidant lutein, which is needed for healthy eyes. Lutein could...

GETTY The youngest patient was less than a year old While arm fractures are one of the more common ailments for youngsters, hospital medics are treating...

Psoriasis affects 1.8 million people in the UK, according to the Psoriasis Association. Symptoms include skin that is red, raised and inflamed, and areas...

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 –...

The dementia charity will be interested in further stem cell research, it said. Its comments came after scientists revealed stem cells were needed to...

Cancer kills around 450 people a day in the UK, and there are around 2.5 million living with the deadly condition. While there is not yet a cure, scientists...

Psoriasis is a chronic, inflammatory disorder, which causes red, flaky and crusty patches of skin, covered in silvery skin. It’s a long-lasting condition...

Eczema causes skin to become itchy, red, dry, sore and cracked. It affects one in 12 adults in the UK – a figure that are on the rise thanks to...

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...

Researchers have unlocked more information about how some bacteria manage to resist antibiotics. They found 76 new types of resistance genes that make...

Lung disease is any problem with the vital organ that stops them from working properly. One type is chronic obstructive pulmonary disease – commonly...