Friday, December 13, 2019
Ready-to-eat sushi sold at Trader Joe

Two dozen ready-to-eat sushi trays, salads and spring rolls recalled

Two dozen ready-to-eat sushi trays, salads and spring rolls sold at 7 Eleven and Trader Joe's recalled over...
A new study from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette has found that e-cigarette vapor, with or without nicotine, had no impact on the ability of pneumococcus to cause infection in mice (file image)

E-cigarettes do NOT increase pneumonia risks, study suggests

E-cigarettes may be safer for your immune system than traditional ones, a new mouse study suggests. While cigarettes are known to leave smokers more vulnerable to infections, vaping does not appear...
Singer and songwriter James Blunt

It’s beautiful! James Blunt says two strangers offer sick dad kidney

The singer says it would be 'the best Christmas present' if his father could find an organ donor (Image: APA-PictureDesk GmbH/REX/Shutterstock)But the 45-year-old songwriter says he would give up fame...
We are in the grip of a ‘sleep-loss epidemic’, declared the World Health Organisation two years ago

Dr Neil Stanley rates the latest gadgets which promise a restful night’s sleep

We are in the grip of a ‘sleep-loss epidemic’, declared the World Health Organisation two years ago. Since then, tech companies and health brands have swiftly stepped up the search for...
Scientists have shown exercise impacts dementia risk as much as genetics. In a new study, they have shown intensity matters: the more you sweat, the lower the risk

High-intensity exercise is key to ward off dementia

For the first time in human history, older people outnumber younger people. This has created unique health challenges. Dementia may be one of the scariest — a debilitating condition that...
Women who take HRT

Why are we still failing Britain’s women? Scandal of worsening HRT shortage

Women who take HRT are being turned away from pharmacies because of a worsening drugs shortage (Image: Getty)Last night, Theramex – the London-based pharmaceutical giant which recently bought the Evorel...
Between ages two and five, US doctors recommend kids spend just an hour with screens - but by age three, 25 percent are staring for four hours a day, NIH research reveals (file)

A QUARTER of three-year-olds spend four hours a day in front of a screen

More than a quarter of three year-olds in the US are spending up to four hours a day in front of TVs, smartphones and tablets, exceeding doctors' recommendations by four-fold,...
Anna in hopital

Her gift touched Prince Harry… Now can we grant Anna’s wish?

Corageous: Anna at one of her hospital stays (Image: Wayne Starr/Daily Star)Eight-year-old Anna Drysdale presented Prince Harry with the toy when she met him the week after the royal baby...

Why women should NOT masturbate with electric toothbrushes

ParsleyA bizarre suggestion was made in January 2019 by women's magazine Marie Claire that parsley could induce periods. Women may want to make their period come sooner as a means...

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General election 2019: From the count, to your TV – BBC...

The BBC's election count specialist, Tim Burke, shows us the operation that brings you every result from across the country.Follow election night on the...