One in three are hit by midlife health crisis

More than a third of middle-aged Britons have multiple health problems and the trend is getting worse, research suggests. The extent to which they suffer from long-term conditions has been laid bare by a study into the nation’s health. Figures show that 34 per cent of those aged 46 to 48 have two or more … Read more

FDA seeks probe into communications between staff and Biogen over Alzheimer’s drug

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is asking for a federal investigation into its approval of a controversial Alzheimer’s drug. Janet Woodcock, acting commissioner of the FDA, has asked for a probe into communications between FDA staff and Biogen representatives in the lead up to the approval of Aduhelm, the company’s Alzheimer’s drug. The … Read more

MAGIC MUSHROOMS could work as antidepressant, study finds

MAGIC MUSHROOMS could be used to treat depression: Psychedelic compound increases the number of neural connections in the brain by 10%, study finds Psilocybin, a drug found in ‘magic mushrooms’ may be able to reduce the effects of depressionDrug strengthened and increased the number of neural connections in mice during studyThe drug could be effective … Read more

Twin babies undergo eye surgery to save their vision after their mother noticed CATARACTS

Twin babies have undergone eyesight-saving surgery after their mother noticed cataracts in photographs she took of them. Danielle Wilkins, 31, of Far Rockaway, New York, noticed that her son’s and daughter’s eyes weren’t tracking correctly and started paying close attention to their vision. When she took a photograph of them in early spring 2021, she … Read more

Juul to pay out $40 million settlement in case alleging e-cigarette brand marketed to children 

E-cigarette giant Juul Labs has agreed to a $40 million settlement in a North Carolina case alleging the company marketed its products towards children and teenagers. The company will also be forced to adjust its marketing to avoid potentially marketing towards youngsters. Jull will now no longer be able to use people under the age … Read more

Best massage gun deals for Amazon Prime Day 2021

Amazon Prime Day 2021: This bestselling handheld deep tissue massager is now on sale for just £25.89 – and it has over 27,000 five-star reviews By Emily Knott For Mailonline Published: 10:45 BST, 21 June 2021 | Updated: 11:09 BST, 21 June 2021 Products featured in this Mail Best article are independently selected by our … Read more

Sit up! It really will make you happier, new research shows

Sit up! It really will make you happier: Good posture improves your mood, increases concentration and can lower blood pressure, scientists say German researchers assessed the posture of 82 students in their 20s Participants were told the study was assessing their concentration, not postureScientists changed the settings on chair changing the posture of the studentsThose who … Read more

Nearly a FIFTH of fathers of premature babies experience postpartum depression

Dads also suffer from postpartum depression: Nearly a FIFTH of fathers of premature babies experience same symptoms women do, study finds Men can also develop postpartum despite the condition often being associated with women, a new study findsResults showed 17% of men develop the condition, compared to around 33% of womenMother’s depression levels decreased ten-fold after … Read more