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Asthma might weaken the body’s immune system

Individuals with asthma suffer more infections and should be under greater medical supervision, says scientist behind new study.

Lithium in drinking water could protect against dementia

Fewer people suffer from the disease when they drink water containing higher concentrations of lithium

Pompeii residents were screwed before the volcanic eruption

A water pipe from Pompeii had alarmingly high levels of toxic chemicals.

New app could save you a trip to the hospital

Apps have great potential in the health service sector, but what are the challenges of implementing them?

We all have to die of something, so why bother being healthy?

Nordic-Australian researcher outlines five reasons for switching to a healthier lifestyle.

New atlas of cancer survival could lead to new treatments

The new tool might help explain why some patients live longer with the disease than others.

Stem cells could fix a damaged heart

A new clinical trial could benefit heart patients who do not have any other treatment options left.

Young people in Denmark are becoming more and more stressed

The struggle for higher grades could be the main culprit.

Playing football makes 70-year-olds’ bones young again

The sport could prevent osteoporosis later in life.

C-sections can cause complications for surgery later in life

Study highlights the unforeseen and long-term effects for women’s health.