Health Risks

WATCH: How Sitting All Day Affects Your Health

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With many of us sat down for most of the day (whether at a desk, in the car, on the bus or flopped on the sofa in front of the TV) it's no surprise th...

Sunbed Users Twice As Likely To Use Anti-Ageing Beauty Products

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Sunbed users are twice as likely to use anti-ageing products than those who do not, a poll suggests. Cancer Research UK said 43% of people who use ...

Babies Born Just Two Weeks Early Have Higher Health Risks

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Babies born as little two or three weeks before their 'due date' have a higher risk of health problems, such as asthma, according to new research. ...

Saving Lives, Taking Risks... and NCDs

Peter Byass | Posted 03.11.2011 | UK
Peter Byass

We're hearing more and more in the media about the UN General Assembly meeting on non-communicable diseases (NCDs), which will take place in New York...

Female Smokers At Greater Risk Of Heart Disease

www.guardian.co.uk | Posted 11.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle

A new US study has revealed that the risk of heart disease linked to smoking is 25% higher in women....