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Fall in the number of women being screened for breast cancer across Sefton

New early detection breast cancer research shows why many women, primarily in rural areas, aren't getting breast exams. University of Alabama nursing assistant professor and researcher Dr. Mary Ann K...

This “Doctor” Wants Women to GLUE Their Vaginas Shut With Lipstick During Thei...

A Kansas based chiropractor called Daniel Dopps has come up with what he appears to believe is the genius period product we've all been waiting for: Mensez, a 'feminine lipstick' that seals together ...

Women Who Do These 5 Things Orgasm More Frequently

It's such a clear indication that the attitude of the person trying to make another person come isn't interested in experimenting until they find what works, they're just into ticking the box. For so...

H5N8 found in Northumberland chickens

Defra has confirmed a further case of H5N8 avian flu (AI) in a small flock of chickens at a farm near Haltwhistle, Northumberland. chickens H5N8 confirmed in chickens at Northumberland farm. IMAGE: F...

Eat 10 not 5 fruits and vegetables everyday

Latest study claims that eating ten portions of fruits and vegetables reduce chances of diseases. Researchers claim eating fruits and vegetables reduces chance of cancer and heart diseases. (Photo : ...

Mumps cases in Toronto linked to bars rises to 17: Public health officials

SUGARLOAF TOWNSHIP -- The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced Friday an investigation into cases of mumps that were first discovered at Penn State's University Park campus last week. Penn Sta...

Indoor CATS trigger health fears as researchers find they have high levels of dangerous fi...

Indoor cats have high levels of brominated flame retardants in their blood, researchers have found. Cats are exposed to these chemicals which are found in electronics and furniture and become dust an...

Study finds that average life expectancy will surpass 90 in South Korea by 2030

A new study shows that Irish men and women can now expect to live well into their eighties. The research, carried out by scientists from the Imperial College London in collaboration with the World He...

Is fasting the way to reverse diabetes?

A landmark study conducted by the University of Southern California and published this week in the journal Cell provides hope for restoring insulin production in patients with diabetes. The study sho...

Drinking up across the board; ‘unsustainable burden on health service’

New figures released from Alcohol Action Ireland also revealed that kids as young as 15 are consuming around 11.5 litres of pure alcohol every year. Spirits and ciders seem to be the alcohol we gravi...

How your brain could be KILLING you: Scientists discover it produces a sugar linked to hea...

Researchers found that the brain can convert one form of sugar, called glucose, into another form, called fructose. People who have too much fructose in their diet may face an increased risk of condi...

University of Alberta latest to confirm mumps, as cases pop up across the country

The recent rise in Canadian cases of mumps and its complications have led public health officials in several provinces to remind young adults to check if they need vaccination boosters. Mumps is a vi...

Straight women have fewest orgasms

Heterosexual women are less likely to orgasm during sex than any other demographic, according to new research. In a study of over 50,000 adults, 95% of straight men said they usually orgasm while bei...

‘Need to be ‘breast aware’

MRI breast screening is an effective supplement to traditional mammography, even for women with an average risk of breast cancer, according to a study published in Radiology. While MRI screening has ...

H5N8 found in Northumberland chickens

An outbreak of bird flu has been confirmed in a small flock of chickens in a Northumberland farm. A 3km protection zone and 10km surveillance zone has been put in place around the farm near Haltwhist...

Intense exercise can lower men’s libido – study

gym-fitness-stock.jpg Too much exercise could be bad for your sex life, scientists have warned men. PA Archive/PA Images. Exercising too much can affect a man's sex life, researchers in the US have f...

The Brain Can Produce Its Own Sugar: Report

According to a new study by Yale School of Medicine researchers, fructose is converted in the human brain from glucose. The finding, published in the journal JCI Insight, raises questions about fruct...

Researchers aim to disrupt egg production in dengue- and Zika-spreading mosquito

The Ministry of Health is advising members of the public to take precautions and protect themselves against dengue mosquitoes and avoid contracting the dengue virus. The advice comes in light of the ...

Eat 10 not 5 fruits and vegetables everyday

The risk of early death could be reduced by as much as 31% by increasing fruit and veg intake to 800 grams a day. More. Tucking into 800 grams of fruit and vegetables every day -- equivalent to 10 po...

BREAKING: Council demands Newbridge’s “Great Wall of Dunnes” be taken do...

A Dunnes Stores worker who sued the firm after hurting her knee when she tripped over a cable at a checkout has been awarded €94,000 by the High Court. On Friday, Mr Justice Bernard Barton ruled the ...