A new method of applying insecticide to nets has proved 100% effective against certain resistant mosquitoes, an international study reports.
More male care workers are needed to look after older people, the Chief Executive of Care England says.
British neurologist and acclaimed author Oliver Sacks dies at the age of 82.
A blood sugar monitor that can stay in the body for five months is being tested on NHS patients with type 1 diabetes.
Snacking or drinking water after a heavy night of drinking alcohol does not prevent a hangover, research on Dutch students suggests.
Young people who identify as goths may be at increased risk of depression and self-harm, a study suggests.
Brain cells in Parkinson’s disease exhaust themselves and die prematurely, burning out like an “overheating motor”, an early study suggests.
Searching blood for fragments of cancer can find tumours that have come back months before symptoms appear, a study shows.