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Patients in Pakistan donate DNA to European research but are unaware of the goals

Donors think their samples are used to treat their sick children.

When your immune system becomes your worst enemy

Our innate immune response can sometimes be so drastic that it ends up harming us in its attempt to save us from serious infection.

Scientist: Osteoporosis can be prevented with red clover

Works as well as oestrogen, but without the side effects.

Rock singer has been injecting himself with snake venom for 25 years

Scientists have now made a catalogue of Steve Ludwin’s antibodies.

Patient inclusion is key to fixing health inequality

A new study investigates how inequality affects patient treatment and experiences.

Escape the exercise doldrums with fitness apps

Your smartphone can help you overcome negative mental and physical experiences of exercise.

How does Denmark have better healthcare than the US for less money?

OPINION: Forget healthcare policy, it’s the culture.

Cats protect newborns against asthma

By switching off a genetic variant linked to increased risk of asthma.

Young people use prescription medicine to boost academic performance

Student: “You either succeed or you’re nothing.”

Scientists can finally explain how autoimmune disease spreads

“It’s a negative spiral,” says scientist behind new study.

How can you avoid regaining those lost kilos?

New scientific results from a small clinical study shows that people maintain weight loss when they adhere to their own systematic set of rules for eating, rather than following any particular diet, or eating for pleasure or hunger.