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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.

Full-fat fermented milk products linked to lower risk of stroke

Results could prompt authorities to rethink dairy product recommendations, says scientist.

UV-treated milk strengthens premature babies’ immune system

Much better than ultra-heat treated milk, show animal trials.

International strategy to prevent suicides from pesticide poisoning is failing

Promoting safer household pesticide storage has no effect on preventing suicides.

Study: Light has “surprisingly” large effect on depression

Hospital rooms with lots of sunlight reduce the amount of time that people suffering from depression spend in hospital by up to 30 days, shows new research.