2020-01-23 17:00:00

Researchers in the US tested the ability of a blood test for anti-mullerian hormone (AMH) to predict when a woman would have her final period.

2020-01-22 14:48:00

"Sunscreens leach up to 360 times more toxic chemicals into the blood than the FDA allows," reports the Mail Online.

2020-01-21 17:00:00

2 related reviews look at the impact of 'significant life events' including parenthood, leaving school and starting work, on people's body mass index (BMI) and exercise habits.

2020-01-16 17:00:00

"Having sex weekly may delay your menopause: Scientists say not getting enough action 'makes the body choose to stop ovulating'," reports the Mail Online on a study looking at nearly 3,000 women in the US.

2020-01-15 11:06:00

"Miscarriage can lead to 'long-term post-traumatic stress'," reports BBC News.

2020-01-14 17:00:00

"Packed lunches worse for kids than school dinners, study says," reports Sky News.

2020-01-09 10:29:00

"Healthy habits extend disease-free life by up to a decade," the Guardian reports.

2020-01-08 17:00:00

"Using talcum powder does NOT raise the risk of ovarian cancer as study of 250,000 women debunks fears after decades of uncertainty," reports the Mail Online.

2020-01-07 17:00:00

"First-time marathon runners can 'reverse ageing' on blood vessels by four years," the Daily Mirror reports.

2019-12-19 10:56:00

"Restful night 'cuts risk' of heart attack," reports The Times on a study looking at more than 385,000 people in the UK.

2019-12-18 14:34:00

Losing weight can help women over 50 who are overweight lower their chances of getting breast cancer.

2019-12-17 11:05:00

2019-12-11 17:00:00

A new study looked at whether labelling food with the amount of exercise needed to burn off the calories the food contained prompted people to make healthier choices.

2019-12-11 15:10:00

Researchers found that areas at the front of the brain (prefrontal cortex) were significantly thinner in children with a higher BMI, which could affect their decision-making.

2019-12-09 10:34:00

"C-Section babies are no more likely to be obese than those born normally," reports the Mail Online.

2019-12-05 17:00:00

“Once-a-month oral contraceptive pill in tests,” reports BBC News on early research by a team in the US.

2019-12-04 17:00:00

Researchers developed a model that shows the risk of having a heart attack or stroke by age 75, for people of different ages, depending on their so-called "bad" cholesterol (non-high density lipoprotein, or non-HDL cholesterol).

2019-12-03 09:46:00

"Cancer drug offers hope of new endometriosis treatment for millions, docs say," The Sun reports.

2019-11-28 07:07:00

"Impact of air pollution on health may be far worse than thought," reports The Guardian.

2019-11-27 12:19:00

"One-off ketamine dose may reduce heavy drinking, say scientists," reports The Guardian. In an experimental study, researchers used a single injection of the drug ketamine to disrupt the pleasurable memories that heavy drinkers associated with drinking alcohol.

2019-11-26 11:18:00

"Air pollution linked to condition that causes blindness in major UK study," reports The Independent.

2019-11-21 11:47:00

"Induction recommended for women still pregnant at 41 weeks," reports The Guardian.

2019-11-20 10:31:00

Study finds no evidence of a link between taking statins and memory loss and cognitive function.

2019-11-18 17:00:00

"Smokers can improve the health of their hearts within weeks of switching to e-cigarettes, the largest trial of its kind shows," BBC News reports.

2019-11-14 09:19:00

"Blood test for sepsis could save lives of thousands of children by detecting how deadly their condition is," reports the Mail Online.