Women should be offered cancer checks during work breaks and while shopping to boost...

WOMEN should be offered cancer checks during work breaks and while shopping to boost uptake, a review says. Health chiefs must improve access to breast and cervical screening so saving thousands of lives. 2 Women...

Offer cancer screenings during lunch breaks, report urges

People could be offered cancer screenings in their lunch breaks in a bid to reverse the alarming fall in those attending appointments, under plans being considered by NHS bosses. Those invited for screening should...

New NHS bowel cancer test finally rolled out – paving the way for screening...

A NEW and improved bowel cancer screening test is finally being rolled out across England - after almost a year of delays. It's better at spotting cancer and easier for the public to use...

10 genes 'drammatically' raise schizophrenia risks, study says

Scientists discover 10 genes that 'dramatically increase' schizophrenia risks - and could open the door to better treatmentsSome 3.2 million Americans...

Two young mothers with terminal breast cancer rare in under-40s start podcast

Two young women in their 30s with terminal breast cancer rare have started a podcast to urge others to do self-exams.Andy Sealy, 39, from South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was diagnosed with stage IV breast...

Women whose partners smoke weed more than once a week at higher miscarriage risk

Men may want to take a break from marijuana if they and their partners are trying to get pregnant, a new study suggests. Researchers at Boston University found that the partners of men who...

California is first to pass law forcing high schools to start later to let...

California is first state to pass law BANNING start times before 8am for middle and high schools so students can get...

'Odd taste of wine' was mum's first indicator she was having a heart attack

Louise McGill, 47, had a heart attack just hours after noticing that her wine 'tasted funny'A mother-of-two who suffered a heart attack claims she experienced a...