Technique identifies T cells primed for certain allergies or infections

When your immune system is exposed to a vaccine, an allergen, or an infectious microbe, subsets of T cells that can recognize a foreign intruder leap into action. Some...

Sepsis early warning technology could save thousands of lives, Imperial ...

An early warning system for sepsis patients could save thousands of lives, a study by Imperial College London has found.Researchers found a 24 per cent drop in the num...

Evidence in mice that childhood asthma is influenced by the neurotransmi...

Neurons that produce the neurotransmitter dopamine communicate with T cells to enhance allergic inflammation in the lungs of young mice but not older mice, researchers...

Touching in yoga is touchy indeed – and it should be

Despite what Instagram – with its abundance of sexy, gorgeous and limber influencers – might have you believe, yoga is not a sexual practice. The true practice has...

General election 2019: Income tax rise will boost NHS budget - Lib Dems

Putting a penny on income tax will allow the Liberal Democrats to spend more on the NHS if they get into power, the party says.The party said the tax hike will allow i...

‘Sorry’ is not a word you want to hear when you’re pregnant

It’s the last thing you want to hear when you are expecting your first child.But there I was with my partner in a public hospital consultation room for the exciting ...

Teens with heart disease improve exercise capacity in large clinical trial

The largest-ever clinical trial of a medication for pediatric cardiology patients found that an oral drug significantly improved exercise capacity in adolescent patien...

Money spent on beer ads linked to underage drinking

The findings show that the amount of money spent on advertising strongly predicted the percentage of teens who had heard of, preferred and tried different beer brands....

Prescribing exercise to patients does NOT produce the health benefits ho...

So-called 'social prescribing' of exercise to patients may not yield the benefits hoped for, researchers have said.Exercise referral schemes have been at the disposal ...

SOUP CAN BE AS EFFECTIVE AS ANTIMALARIAL DRUGS IN FIGHTING MALARIA, STUD...

It might sound like an old wives’ tale but malaria – which was responsible for 435,000 deaths worldwide in 2017 – could be treated with a bowl of homem...

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