Boost Your Child's Back-To-School Immunity

Polly Humphris | Posted 30.01.2017 | UK Parents
Polly Humphris

Little ones flying the nest for the first time; big ones heading off to secondary school with barely more than a glance back at the gates; the new school year is well underway, which means coughs and colds will no doubt be rearing their ugly heads soon too.

Universal Flu Vaccine Could See The End Of Annual Flu Season

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 03.10.2016 | UK Tech

Winter flu season could be a thing of the past, as scientists have developed a new universal flu vaccine. The groundbreaking new vaccine could give pr...

Haiti Cholera Claims: Ultimatum to the United Nations

Dr Rosa Freedman | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK
Dr Rosa Freedman

The United Nations has been given an ultimatum - pay compensation to individuals affected by the cholera outbreak in Haiti or be brought before a nat...

Surviving the Festive Period

Iain Mahony | Posted 23.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Iain Mahony

Alcohol is ubiquitous at this time of year. Abstinence may make you feel virtuous but can also be dull. If you do drink, I'd advocate men avoiding beer. Beer increases levels of an enzyme called aromatase. This converts testosterone into oestrogen and leads to fat deposition around the pectoral - the dreaded man boobs. Stick to a few glasses of good quality red wine instead.

How Your Sleep Patterns Affect Your Immune System

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

The body’s natural ‘circadian’ clock determines whether we fall victim to illness, scientists have found after discovering a link between disrup...

HIV Vaccine That Could Turn Disease Into ‘Minor Infection'

Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists from the Spanish Superior Scientific Research Council have discovered an immunity vaccine that could potentially prevent HIV turning into A...