One in 10 deaths are now caused by excess weight, according to a Cambridge University study
The best way to a man's heart may be through his stomach after all, new research finds
Newborn babies poisoned by contaminated batch of nutrition drips in six different NHS hospitals
Discovery of planet 17 times heavier than Earth raises new hope of finding life elsewhere in the universe
Neurosurgeon says protective headgear is 'too flimsy' to offer much protection to wearers
In 'marked reversal of current policy', Simon Stevens hopes to abandon NHS fixation with 'mass centralisation'
Doctors told to use a 'non-judgemental' tone and help obese people to lose just 3% body weight
US scientists find 'compelling evidence' that antibodies can combat the 'formidable' disease
Tonight's Horizon launches a new Longitude Prize to tackle the world's great problems
Increase in temperatures and water containers is attracting more mosquitoes to UK urban areas
Cadets in the People's Liberation Army tinker with dancing robots at the Armed Forces Engineering Academy in Beijing. China's military budget exceeded £70bn in 2013, with £18m being spent on research and development.
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