Annually up to 200,000 people die of heart disease and stroke in the UK alone but if everyone over the age of 50 would take the polypill that number could be more than halved, according to scientists.
Twenty percent of women with breast cancer who has part of the breast removed, rather than the whole breast, ends up having another surgery, a British Medical Journal (BMJ) study suggests.
Elderly persons are being denied cholesterol lowering drugs, statins, by general practitioner (GP) that could have averted strokes and heart attack, experts say.
Phobic anxiety is a common form of psychological stress, like agoraphobia (fear of open spaces) or claustrophobia (fear of enclosed spaces) which involve intense fear triggered by common circumstances that would not be present to others.
Medical experts have claimed an increase in injuries being caused by the tight fitting jeans, causing twisted testicles, bladder weakness, urinary tract infections, low sperm count and fungal infections.
Norman Woodward, 75, a poultry farmer from Sandbach, Cheshire, United Kingdom, died from lung disease after a lifetime exposure to chicken waste.
A new study claims that while low-fat salad dressings contain less calories, they also have fewer health benefits.
Atkins diet high in protein but low in carbohydrates can play havoc with cholesterol levels, according to scientists.
Scientists say we are being misled into thinking we have to drink far more water than is really necessary.
Parents giving their children refreshment drinks and seemingly healthy fruit drinks but they both can contain acid levels which can be damaging to teeth enamel, warn dentists.