People living with or beyond cancer are more likely to die from stroke than the general public, according to new Penn State research, and certain types of cancer may boost the risk even more.
Cancer linked with a more than doubled risk of dying from stroke
Four in five 11- to 17-year-olds around the world are not taking enough physical exercise, according to the first such analysis.
Global epidemic' of childhood inactivity
A lack of sleep may be why poor people are more at risk of heart disease, a new study suggests.
Lack of sleep may explain why poor people are more at risk of heart disease
Opioids play an important role in how cancer patients manage pain, but the ongoing opioid epidemic has raised concerns about their potential for abuse.
New study shows how cancer survivors develop opioid addictions in US
Arthritis drugs used on the NHS could prevent the fatal spread of breast cancer, research suggests.
Arthritis drugs could prevent fatal spread of breast cancer
Researchers from King's College London and China Medical University in Taichung, Taiwan, have found omega-3 fish oil supplements improve attention among children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), but only among those with low levels of omega-3 in their blood.
Omega-3 fish oil as effective for attention  as ADHD drugs for some children
A new class of migraine medication could make a ‘big difference’ for those in desperate need of relief.
A new type of migraine medication  just passed a promising large-scale trial
An early warning system for sepsis patients could save thousands of lives, a study by Imperial College London has found.
Sepsis early warning technology could save thousands of lives
Cancer has been linked to radiation from CT scans in a study from a National Health Insurance dataset in Taiwan carried out between 2000 and 2013. The study followed 22,853 thyroid cancer, 13,040 leukemia, and 20,157 non-Hodgkin lymphoma cases.
Radiation from CT scans linked to increased risk of disease developing
As winter approaches it might be tempting to curl up under a thick feather duvet, but experts have warned it might lead to more than just warm toes.
Doctors warn of danger of 'feather duvet lung'

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