UK - Latest News on UK | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Statins should be taken by all over 40s, says UK`s top cardiac surgeon

Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 16:05

Britain`s top heart surgeon has said that statins is a good cholesterol drug and should be made sold over the counter.

UK seeks public input on making 3-parent embryos

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 09:27

Britain is inviting the public to weigh in on draft rules allowing scientists to create embryos using DNA from three people a man and two women to prevent mothers from passing on potentially fatal genetic diseases.

Indian origin UK doctor discovers new cornea layer

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 13:01

In a breakthrough that could help cure for blindness due to glaucoma, an Indian origin doctor in the UK has discovered an ultra-thin cornea layer in the eye.

Metal implants hold promise for cancer patients

Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 22:30

In a ray of hope for cancer patients, harmless metal implants at the cancer site can reduce side effects from chemotherapy.

UK govt health adviser warns against drinking orange juice

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 01:18

Contrary to the popular beliefs about the health benefits of fruit juices, the UK government’s leading adviser on obesity has said people should stop taking orange juice due to high sugar content in it.

Study suggests obesity rates quadruple in developing countries

Last Updated: Friday, January 03, 2014, 19:47

A new study suggests that there has been a drastic rise in the number of people facing obesity in developing countries.

Trebling tobacco tax `could prevent 200 million early deaths`

Last Updated: Thursday, January 02, 2014, 09:42

Trebling tobacco tax globally would cut smoking by a third and prevent 200 million premature deaths this century from lung cancer and other diseases, researchers said on Wednesday.

`Alzheimer`s drug to be developed within five years`

Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 19:15

Scientists have said that a drug that could provide a breakthrough for Alzheimer`s disease will be available within the next five years.

First Prev 1 2 3 4 5  .. Next Last