Health

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

From yacht racing to time changing, the incredible claims made about North Korea leader Kim Jong-un

From yacht racing to time changing, the incredible claims made about North Korea leader Kim Jong-un

From yacht racing to time changing, the incredible claims made about Kim Jong-un

State media in North Korea has recently appeared to say Kim Jong-un can control the weather, but it's not the first outlandish claim

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

What could the NHS spend £39 billion on instead of the Brexit 'divorce bill?'

Brexit: Here's what £39 billion would buy the NHS

Brexit: Here's what £39 billion would buy the NHS

The EU could be getting £39 billion from the UK for Brexit, but it's a rather large sum to comprehend on its own

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Doctor to appear in court for 'advertising abortion' in Germany

Doctor to appear in court for 'advertising abortion' in Germany

Doctor to appear in court for 'advertising abortion' in Germany

The 61-year-old allegedly posted online to say patients should bring money or proof of health insurance to appointments

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Mother criticised online for slamming doctors letter as 'sexist'

Mother criticised online for slamming doctor's letter as 'sexist'

Mother criticised online for slamming doctors letter as 'sexist'

Jo Martin made a complaint after a consultant praised her husband for 'manfully' offering to take care of their ill daughter

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Brexit: 'NHS problems caused by Theresa May failing to make guarantees for health staff from EU'

Brexit: 'NHS problems caused by Theresa May failing to make guarantees for health staff from EU'

'NHS problems caused by Theresa May failing to make guarantees for health staff'

Research claims one in five doctors working in the NHS who are from the European Union are making plans to leave Britain

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Four in 10 cases of bloodstream E. coli infections cannot now be treated with first-choice antibiotics

Antibiotics overuse creating drug-resistant superbugs

Antibiotic resistant infections killing thousands per year

Patients should rest rather than take antibiotics, say health officials.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

'MEP Sion Simon's kidney donation is phenomenal and I can never repay him', says MP Khalid Mahmood

'MEP Sion Simon's kidney donation is phenomenal and I can never repay him', says MP Khalid Mahmood

'I can never repay MEP Sion Simon for donating a kidney to me, its phenomenal'

MP Khalid Mahmood has finally revealed who donated a kidney to him in 2014 as he was suffering from chronic kidney failure

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Spinning molecules which can kill cancer cells in just 60 seconds developed by scientists

Spinning molecules which can kill cancer cells in 60 seconds developed by scientists

New spinning molecules can kill cancer cells in just 60 seconds

Scientists say the tiny spinning molecules can get through cell linings due to their speed

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Scientists use rats to create miniature human hearts for drug and treatment testing

Scientists use rats to create miniature human hearts for drug and treatment testing

Scientists use rats to create miniature human hearts for drug testing

Researchers replaced rat cells in the hearts with human cells and hope to now conduct more accurate research

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

World physical activity day: The most ridiculous fitness crazes

World physical activity day: The most ridiculous fitness fads

World physical activity day: The most ridiculous fitness fads

As many people celebrate world physical activity day, we take a look at the slightly stranger ways to exercise

Monday, March 13, 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

'Decriminalising abortion shows a callous disregard for unborn children', says Life organisation

'Decriminalising abortion shows callous disregard for unborn babies', says pro-life campaigner

'Decriminalising abortion shows a callous disregard for unborn children'

The education director at Life has told Paul Ross that decriminalising abortion would put women's safety at risk

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Cigarette smoking robot created by researchers at Harvard

Cigarette-smoking robot created by researchers at Harvard

Cigarette-smoking robot created by researchers at Harvard

The robot is designed to understand more about the effects of smoking on the human body and uses living human bronchiolar epithelium to increase its accuracy

Monday, September 26, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016

Sam Delaney goes head to head with campaigner who compares obesity to HIV

Sam Delaney clashes with campaigner comparing obesity to HIV

During a discussion on NHS spending

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Fitness trackers: 'It distracts them from the other things that are important to control their weight', says leading professor

Fitness trackers could stop you losing weight, says leading professor

Fitness trackers could stop you losing weight, says leading professor

A new study of slimmers has found those who used fitness trackers lost less weight than those who didn't.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Bagpipe Society vs Highland Pipers... It's Bagpipegeddon

Things get heated as Sam Delaney discusses "bagpipe lung"

"Don't eat your bag"

Monday, August 15, 2016

Monday, August 15, 2016

Owen Smith accusation: We need to 'focus of the quality' of healthcare, not whether it's private, says MP Norman Lamb

MP Norman Lamb responds to Owen Smith by saying it doesn’t matter whether NHS is private

Lamb says we need to ‘focus on the quality’ of the healthcare

Owen Smith has accused the government of secretly planning to privatise the NHS

Friday, August 5, 2016

Friday, August 5, 2016

Olympics sponsors: 'The obsession with calories has camouflaged the good work companies have done', says marketing expert

Olympics sponsors: "Obsession with calories camouflages the good work companies have done", says marketing expert

Olympic sponsors: "Calorie obsession camouflages companies' good work"

Firms such as Coca-Cola, McDonald's and Kellogg's have come under fire for their sponsorship of the Olympic Games. Marketing expert Andy Sutherden tells talkRADIO that we should be careful what we wish for…

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Sitting in your office chair all day causes as many deaths as smoking, and is deadlier than obesity, a new study from Cambridge University claims

Is your office KILLING you? Sedentary work as bad as smoking and obesity, experts say

Is your office KILLING you?

New research has revealed that working in a sedentary job can increase the risk of early death. Doctor Iqbal Malik and exercise gurus UK Active discuss the findings…