Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 13:02
Scientists from five leading British universities will begin a ground-breaking clinical trial next year to test a possible cure for HIV.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 14:47
Scientists have discovered a gene mutation responsible for excessive alcohol drinking, a finding that could lead to potential new treatments for alcoholism.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 14:37
Men who are unemployed for more than two years show signs of faster ageing in their DNA, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 19:16
A new drug which mimics the effects of being drunk without any health risks such as addiction or hangovers is being developed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 07, 2013, 11:23
A new study has found that people who walk to work are around 40 percent less likely to have diabetes as those who drive.
Last Updated: Friday, July 05, 2013, 14:31
The increased risk of heart attack or stroke associated with many arthritis drugs may be avoidable, a new international study has claimed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 17:23
Increasingly research is revealing that not only lifestyle factors, but genetics also play an important role in determining an individual`s susceptibility to obesity.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 13:17
Indian citizens, who go to their workplace either by cycling or walking, are less likely to be overweight or obese, or suffer from diabetes or high blood pressure, a study has claimed.