Pharmacies ‘barely coping’ as they suffer shortages of every major type of medicine, major...

PHARMACIES have warned of shortages of every major type of medicine – leaving patients desperate for lifesaving drugs. Treatments for depression, high blood pressure,...

The antidepressant side-effects most patients don’t know – from suicidal thoughts to bed wetting...

UP to four in five patients are being doled out antidepressants without knowing their side-effects, experts have warned. Around 7.3 million people in England...

One in ten children had drunk alcohol in previous week – NHS survey.

Barrow-in-Furness is struggling to cope with under-age drinking. More children are admitted to hospital for alcohol consumption here than anywhere else in the...

Taking antidepressants while pregnant puts women at up to 50% risk of gestational diabetes

Taking antidepressants while pregnant raises the odds of gestational diabetes, a major study has found.Researchers uncovered the link after analysing every birth in...

How to sleep: Best drink to have before bed to get a good night’s...

According to a new survey, more than two-thirds of people believe more education and public health initiatives from the government are needed to...

Factbox: Vaping-related illnesses cause 15 U.S. deaths; Virginia, New Jersey latest

(Reuters) - Virginia, New Jersey and Nebraska reported one death each from a mysterious lung disease associated with the use of e-cigarettes, state...

Is vaping bad for you: Doctor advises on the best alternative to stopping smoking

E-cigarrettes have been in the UK since 2007, and keep growing in popularity. With the latest headlines on the dangers of vaping, one...

Ohio governor calls on lawmakers to ban flavored vaping products

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump listens as Ohio gubernatorial nominee and Ohio Attorney General Mike Dewine speaks during a campaign rally in...

Best supplements for blood pressure: These supplements have been proven to lower BP

High blood pressure is extremely common and is a condition in which the pressure of a person’s blood vessel walls poses a risk...

Idaho woman wins $40 million in lawsuit over baby powder-linked cancer

A Los Angeles jury ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay an Idaho woman $40.3 million after she developed mesothelioma, a cancer linked to...