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.
Surgeons in London use lasers to diagnose abnormal tissue during an operation to remove a brain tumour.
People genetically prone to low vitamin-D levels are at increased risk of multiple sclerosis, a large study suggests.