Terminally ill man to testify against Roundup in major trial over weed killer's links to cancer  
Dewayne Joihnson, 46, of California, is the first person to go to trial claiming that weed killer Roundup is responsible for his cancer diagnosis while maker Monsanto denies these claims. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NY Woman's DIY DNA kit reveals her dad wasn't her biological father
Kelsey Casta ñon, beauty editor at Popsugar has revealed how a DIY DNA kit rocked her sense of identity after it forced her dad to admit he wasn't her biological father. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Electric shocks could help stroke victims regain movement
A new study from the University of California, San Francisco, has found that sending electric shocks to the brain may help stroke victims regain movement in their arms and legs. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Did England listen to Rihanna before World Cup match
Brunel University researchers found listening to upbeat tunes the players already knew before a game gave them the most positive feelings before a match. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man recovering from SIXTH liver transplant in lifelong battle
Steven Featley, 23, from Stoke Ash in Suffolk, had his sixth liver transplant last year as part of a lifelong battle with rare condition biliary atresia, which he has had since he was six weeks old. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children with higher testosterone less likely to share their toys
The new study was led by experts from the University of Vienna. It's known those who have an index finger that is shorter than their ring finger are exposed to greater amounts of testosterone in the womb. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Teenage binge drinking may destroy parts of memory forever
Columbia University scientists found that when mice binge drank in adolescence, their brains were forever changed, impairing their working memories all through adulthood. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes in middle age may be an early sign of pancreatic cancer
University of Southern California researchers claim being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes after the age of 50 could be a sign of pancreatic cancer as rates are higher than in long-term diabetics. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Steph Claire Smith and Laura Henshaw open up about body dysmorphia
Models Steph Claire Smith and Laura Henshaw, from Melbourne, had a tumultuous relationship with food in the past and are now trying to inform others about the dangers of body dysmorphia. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Compulsive video-game playing  qualifies as a mental health condition
The U.N. health agency said classifying 'Gaming Disorder' as a separate condition will 'serve a public health purpose for countries to be better prepared to identify this issue.' (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

England should listen to Rihanna before World Cup match tonight
Brunel University researchers found listening to upbeat tunes the players already knew before a game gave them the most positive feelings before a match. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could YOU recognize the signs of OCD?
'OCD' has come to be used as an off-the-cuff statement. In reality, it is much more serious. Lynn Crilly explains the disorder which David Beckham, Megan Fox and Charlize Theron have all battled. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One third of teens take supplements and shun mainstream drugs
The supplement and alternative medicine market is booming - twice as many children are now customers as were a decade ago, according to the new University of Illinois, Chicago research. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Comfort eating is caused by stress at the dinner table in childhood
The study, from University College London and published in Pediatric Obesity, suggests that genes are ‘largely unimportant’ when it comes to emotionally over- or under-eating. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman reveals how DIY DNA kit forced her dad to confess he wasn't her biological father
Kelsey Casta ñon, beauty editor at Popsugar has revealed how a DIY DNA kit rocked her sense of identity after it forced her dad to admit he wasn't her biological father. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man, 23, recovering from SIXTH liver transplant in lifelong battle against rare condition
Steven Featley, 23, from Stoke Ash in Suffolk, had his sixth liver transplant last year as part of a lifelong battle with rare condition biliary atresia, which he has had since he was six weeks old. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Watching Sir David Attenborough's nature documentaries may boost people's sex lives
Researchers from  Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, found Planet Earth could improve viewers' confidence by helping them to have 'a more compassionate view of their body'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children with higher levels of testosterone are less likely to share their toys
The new study was led by experts from the University of Vienna. It's known those who have an index finger that is shorter than their ring finger are exposed to greater amounts of testosterone in the womb. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke victims could regain the use of their arms and legs from receiving electric shocksbrain
A new study from the University of California, San Francisco, has found that sending electric shocks to the brain may help stroke victims regain movement in their arms and legs. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A third of teens take supplements and the rate shunning mainstream drugs has DOUBLED in 15 years  
The supplement and alternative medicine market is booming - twice as many children are now customers as were a decade ago, according to the new University of Illinois, Chicago research. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Compulsive video-game playing  now qualifies as a mental health condition
The U.N. health agency said classifying 'Gaming Disorder' as a separate condition will 'serve a public health purpose for countries to be better prepared to identify this issue.' (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Should healthy people take probiotics?
By many accounts, probiotics can improve the number and diversity of 'good' gut bacteria that help to keep the digestive system healthy, experts from two Australian universities claim. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Migraines cost the economy  £3.3 billion a year
Researchers from Novartis, Paris, found that sufferers need up to 33 days off work a year to cope with their condition. Over 38 million people in the US and six million in the UK suffer migraines. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D can prevent breast cancer
Researchers from the non-profit organisation GrassrootsHealth, San Diego, California, found that those with 60ng/ml are a fifth less likely to suffer than those with just 20ng/ml. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Google's new type of AI algorithm could predict when you'll die
The Google artificial intelligence model was developed in collaboration with colleagues at UC San Francisco, Stanford Medicine and The University of Chicago Medicine. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are YOU at risk of developing a shock blood clot from flying?
Travel-related deep vein thrombosis (DVT) has remained a hot topic ever since the link with long-haul flights was first recognized in the last 10 years. Dr Sarah Brewer lays out the risk factors. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kayla Itsines shares five mistakes you're making with your meal prep
From making all of the food you plan to eat for the week in one day to not mixing it up enough, fitness star Kayla Itsines recently shared the five meal prepping mistakes you need to avoid. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How epileptic Samantha Price has battled odds to become beauty queen
Samantha Price, 30, from Pontypool, Wales, was told her daughter  Mia Crowley, now eight, had a rare form of epilepsy when she was just a few months old. Mia, now eight, is now on medication for condition. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Helicopter' parenting could give children social and emotional problems
Researchers at the University of Minnesota studied more than 400 children for eight years and found those with more demanding parents were more likely to have emotional problems. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

British teen developed Georgian disease cowpox after feeding cattle
The unnamed boy, from the Wrexham-Cheshire border, broke out in itchy lesions on his hands, feet and arms after caring for calves on his family's farm. He has recovered but is scarred. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Meditation and yoga worsen people's egos by making them more self absorbed
Researchers from the University of Southampton found that people have a higher opinion of themselves after practicing the ancient forms of exercise and mindfulness despite their benefits. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Human-like AI robots will turn down sex 'if they're not in the mood'
Sexbots Samantha's ability to say 'no' was shown to an audience of academics during a presentation at the Life Science Centre in Newcastle. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deadly infection spread by rat's urine was at a ten-year high in 2017
EXCLUSIVE: The number of hospital admissions for leptospirosis, known as Weil's disease, was at its highest level in a decade last year, according to Public Health England's figures for the infection. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Couple re-mortgaged their home to raise £50k for failed rounds of IVF
Kim Watkinson, 47, and her husband Graham, 48, of High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, started trying for a baby a year after meeting in 2005. They welcomed their daughters in 2016. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

British teen developed the Georgian disease cowpox after feeding cattle
The unnamed boy, from the Wrexham-Cheshire border, broke out in itchy lesions on his hands, feet and arms after caring for calves on his family's farm. He has recovered but is scarred. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Over 100 hospital admissions for deadly infection spread in RAT'S URINE last year
EXCLUSIVE: The number of hospital admissions for leptospirosis, known as Weil's disease, was at its highest level in a decade last year, according to Public Health England's figures for the infection. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Human-like AI sex robots will turn down steamy encounters 'if they're not in the mood'
Sexbots Samantha's ability to say 'no' was shown to an audience of academics during a presentation at the Life Science Centre in Newcastle. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Couple re-mortgaged their home to raise £50k for four failed rounds of IVF
Kim Watkinson, 47, and her husband Graham, 48, of High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, started trying for a baby a year after meeting in 2005. They welcomed their daughters in 2016. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ditch your pills to beat heart disease!
Cardiologist Dr Aseem Malhotra and Professor Dame Sue Bailey, chair of the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, are behind the move. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hay fever hell for millions as pollen levels hit their highest for 12 years this week  
People with hay fever are likely to suffer this week as pollen levels reach their highest in over a decade, according to the Met Office, and as many as 20 million people may have the allergy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother reveals how epileptic daughter has battled odds to become beauty queen
Samantha Price, 30, from Pontypool, Wales, was told her daughter  Mia Crowley, now eight, had a rare form of epilepsy when she was just a few months old. Mia, now eight, is now on medication for condition. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Meditation and yoga worsen people's egos by making them more self absorbed, study finds
Researchers from the University of Southampton found that people have a higher opinion of themselves after practicing the ancient forms of exercise and mindfulness despite their benefits. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How party dips can give you Norovirus and even HERPES
Microbiologists reveal on Channel 4's Food Unwrapped how double dipping can spread bacteria very quickly as even a small amount of someone's saliva in a dip will allow germs to multiply. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HPV jabs will be offered to thousands of teen boys on the NHS
UK Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt will give the go-ahead for them to be inoculated against the cancer-causing human papillomavirus, which causes cancer that kills 650 men a year. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Models Steph Claire Smith and Laura Henshaw open up about their body dysmorphia
Models Steph Claire Smith and Laura Henshaw, from Melbourne, had a tumultuous relationship with food in the past and are now trying to inform others about the dangers of body dysmorphia. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman, 23, with a split tongue and blue EYEBALLS
Admitting her addiction to tattoos started at the tender age of 16, NSW woman Amber Luke has 57 inkings on her body - including a mandala on her decolletage and forehead. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fitness star Kayla Itsines shares the five mistakes you're making with your meal prep
From making all of the food you plan to eat for the week in one day to not mixing it up enough, fitness star Kayla Itsines recently shared the five meal prepping mistakes you need to avoid. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HPV jab ‘cuts risk of deadly infections’ in young women carrying the deadly cancer virus
The two infections decreased by 86 per cent in women aged 16 to 21 who were eligible for the vaccine as teenagers from 2010 to 2016, according to Public Health England (PHE). (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Millennials are set to become the first generation with worse health than their parents
Young people face greater long-term stress, anxiety and depression due to the rise of insecure work arrangements, a report by the Health Foundation think-tank has found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

1 in 4 trusts deny women reconstructive surgery after breast cancer
Up to 3,500 women in England undergo breast reconstruction each year and experts say it is vital for restoring their confidence and femininity. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news