Adults who received treatments for childhood cancer that were especially toxic to the nervous system are less likely to have had sexual intercourse, be in a relationship or have children, new research suggests.
Women who work shifts or have a physically demanding job may be less likely to conceive due to poorer egg quality, new study results suggest.
The use of recreational amphetamine can hasten the biological ageing of the heart, say researchers in Australia.
Older people who see the same GP over time have fewer avoidable hospital admissions for certain conditions, latest study results suggests.
Heightened activity in the amygdala – a region of the brain involved in stress – is associated with an increased risk of heart disease and stroke, say US researchers.
Patients with severe depression can get as much benefit from cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) as those with mild or moderate depression, new study results suggest.
A new analysis of cervical cancer mortality rates has revealed that the risk of dying from the disease is higher than previously thought, with black women most at risk.
People who speak two or more languages cope better with the symptoms of dementia, new study results suggest.
Long term heavy alcohol use in adolescence alters cortical excitability and functional connectivity in the brain, say researchers from the University of Eastern Finland.
Pregnant women with mild thyroid problems who receive thyroid hormone treatment have a decreased risk of pregnancy loss, suggest US researchers.
Just one session of interval weight training can improve blood vessel function and reduce the risk of complications in people with type 2 diabetes, say US researchers.
Higher levels of anxiety and depression may be associated with an increased risk of death from certain cancers, new study results suggest.
People with depression who successfully quit smoking using smoking cessation services can improve their mental health, say researchers from King’s College London and the Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic.