The pancreas can be triggered to regenerate itself through a type of fasting diet, say US researchers.
Fasting diet 'regenerates diabetic pancreas'
Some doctors may order a pricey ultrasound treatment — low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) — to help speed the healing of broken bones.
Ultrasound won't help broken bones heal
The ‘five a day’ rule should be doubled to 10 pieces of fruit and vegetables, a major study has said as it found that increasing consumption dramatically decreases the chance of disease.
Eat 10 fruit and veg a day for a longer life
China has updated list of medicines covered by basic medical insurance schemes, a long-awaited fillip for drugmakers in the world's second-largest drug market where many new drugs have been kept out of patients' reach because of high costs.
China updates key drug list in boost for Big Pharma
A higher level of education might give you a better memory but it does not slow the rate of its decline, a study found.
Good education might improve memory but won’t stop you forgetting things
Many of us do not feel human without our daily coffee fix and indeed the energy inducing effects of caffeine can be the difference between surviving and thriving on a daily basis.
Exactly how much coffee is too much
People with mild heart disease are more likely to say they have poorer health, anxiety and a negative outlook than people in the general population, a new study suggested.
Heart disease linked to anxiety, negative feelings
New research from the University of Wisconsin-Madison has shown the food-borne bacterium listeria may increase the risk of miscarriage in early pregnancy.
Study shows listeria poses serious miscarriage threat
Improving cardiovascular fitness over time may prolong life, suggested a new study.
Going from low- to intermediate-fitness may prolong life

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