Phantom Eye Syndrome Common After Surgery to Remove Eye

Ocular melanoma patients report seeing images and shapes Fireworks. Reeds underwater. An unknown man. Patients reported seeing these very images […]

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‘Exercise labels’ should be added to food packets, expert argues

“Food and drinks should carry labels showing how long it would take to walk or run off the calories, a […]

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Diabetes Drug May Lower Glaucoma Risk

Metformin — a popular oral medication used to treat type 2 diabetes — has been characterized by some as an […]

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Is it worth it? Hill sprints

They hurt your legs. They burn your lungs. They make you feel as if you’ve never exercised before… Illustration: Son […]

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Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System: ‘Bionic Eye’ is Incredible Breakthrough but not Right for Everyone

News stories about a ‘bionic eye transplant’ have gotten a lot of attention, but what is the reality of new […]

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Anti-smoking drug may also help combat sugar cravings

“Anti-smoking drugs could stub out your sugar cravings,” the Daily Mail reports. A study in rats suggests that varenicline (Champix), […]

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Yes, asthma is over-diagnosed, but it is still a matter of life or death

Specialists say handing inhalers out like sweets hides the fact the disease still kills three people a day in Britain […]

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How was your weekend running?

Any triumphant, if achy, weekend marathoners reporting in? London taperers getting twitchy? As always, I want to hear your weekend […]

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Consumer Reports Pulls Recommendation for Laundry Detergent Pods

Consumer Reports has announced that it will no longer include liquid laundry detergent pods on its list of recommended laundry […]

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