Ensuring smoking cessation is offered routinely while smokers are in hospital could help cut smoking rates significantly, according to a new study.
Cigarette smoking before the first diagnosis of lung, bladder, kidney or head and neck cancer can increase risk of developing a second smoking associated cancer, according to a new study. The study is an analysis of five large, prospective cohort studies.
Researchers have discovered a bizarre fossil skull from Madagascar that reveals that mammals who lived during the dinosaur age were puny and weighed less than a pound, according to a new study.
The most common sleep-related issue that people face today includes sleep disorder, distributed sleep pattern and insomnia. You can blame it on a hurried lifestyle or on exhausting work patterns.
Researchers have devised a new device that would help doctors distinguish between benign and malignant prostate tissue, according to a new study.
A crisis fund has been set up by the African Union, African Development Bank and regional business leaders to help areas hit by the Ebola outbreak, AU said in a statement.
A mother in Florida is home and tending to her new infant less than a month after surviving without a pulse for 45 minutes, according to reports.
Researchers have discovered that beat-deafness is a problem not simply of how people feel a pulse or move their bodies but also how they synchronize with sounds they hear, according to a new study.
In the recent years, an increasing number of people are signing up for marathons and half marathons to support various causes. Evidently, more and more people are realizing the importance of it.
13,268 people had been infected with Ebola across eight countries and 4,960 of them had died, said the World Health Organization on Friday.
The worst effects of reperfusion injury may be prevented with a dose of iodide - a chemical form of the element added to ordinary table salt - according to a new study.
Researchers have discovered a new way to defeat one of the most tantalizing yet elusive target proteins in cancer cells, according to a new study.
Employers have a unique opportunity to improve Americans' health, suggests a new study.
Researchers have discovered a new way to repair damaged tissue by transforming human scar cells into blood vessel cells, according to a new study.
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Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.