Men who post lots of selfies are more likely to be psychopaths

Many may have suspected it – but now science has confirmed that men who take lots of selfies are a bit… um… different. Men who use ... Full story

 

29-year-old woman looks 80 after childbirth

A 29-year-old woman was diagnosed with a rare condition after giving birth to her baby. Although pregnancy and motherhood heralds tremendous changes in a woman's ... Full story

HIV is evolving to become less deadly

The human immunodeficiency virus, HIV, is evolving rapidly, and the new, less virulent strains take longer to cause the symptoms of AIDS – holding out hope ... Full story

Woman catches HIV after having her nails done using shared manicure equipment

A 22-year-old woman was diagnosed with HIV after having her nails done using shared manicure equipment. Doctors say the case, detailed in a medical journal, has ... Full story

Scientists discover virus that causes human stupidity

We’ve often wondered what exactly is responsible for unspeakable stupidity. US scientists might have the answer, having discovered a virus that infects human brains and makes ... Full story

News anchor Shepard Smith delivers Ebola message everyone needs to hear

Fox News anchor Shepard Smith took three minutes of his show on Wednesday to calm fears about Ebola. “We do not have an outbreak of Ebola ... Full story

Ebola: Seven Facts About The Deadly Disease

Ebola is a virulent virus that has killed thousands during the latest outbreak and is notorious for its low survival rate among sufferers of the ... Full story

CDC confirms first case of Ebola diagnosed in US

A patient being treated at a Dallas, Texas, hospital is the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ... Full story

MRI scanner captures inside view of sex

Undoubtedly NSFW: Scientists just wanted to see if it was possible to record it This is perhaps something you don’t want to see on a Sunday ... Full story

British woman cursed with huge 'expanding breasts' grows NINE cup sizes in two years

A woman has been forced to have reduction surgery after her breasts expanded nine cups sizes in just two years. Sharon, from the West Midlands, revealed ... Full story

Parkinson’s drug rasagiline gives woman uncontrollable orgasms

I’LL take what she’s taking. Scientists report that a drug prescribed to treat Parkinson’s disease has caused at least one woman to experience uncontrollable orgasms. The ... Full story

Centers for Disease Control goes to ‘Level 1′ alert over worst ebola outbreak in history

The Centers for Disease Control has increased its response to the ebola outbreak in Africa to ‘Level 1’ – the highest level for national and ... Full story

Remote-controlled contraception sounds amazing but is it susceptible to hacking?

In the latest example of mankind’s rapid descent into extreme inertia, it was announced yesterday that remote-controlled contraception could be available by 2018. Forget remembering to ... Full story

Four babies ‘cured’ of HIV in breakthrough

FOUR babies born with HIV were apparently cleared of the infection in a major breakthrough fuelling hopes of a cure for AIDS. Details of the ... Full story

Why toilet seat liners are totally pointless

ARE you one of those people who always grabs a paper liner before sitting down on the loo? Surely, you do so to prevent catching ... Full story

New drugs anti-PD1s and anti-PDL1s ‘cure’ lung cancer Health

DOCTORS are hailing a breakthrough in cancer treatment after new drugs have been found to clear tumours in cases of advanced lung cancer. One of ... Full story

Man survives motorcycle accident but his heart shifts from left to right

A MAN survived a motorcycle accident but he left doctors shocked when they went to check his heart only to find it was no longer ... Full story

Safer sex: New contraceptive will target HIV

A new double-whammy contraceptive promises to protect women from both pregnancy and HIV. The ring-shaped device releases controlled doses of one drug to guard against HIV ... Full story

Doctors discover tumor with teeth in baby’s brain

Doctors have discovered a tumor with teeth growing out of it in a baby’s brain. The rare cancer was found in a four-month-old patient in Maryland, ... Full story

Bald? Now there's a jab to make hair grow back

Scientists may soon be able to grow new hair on balding scalps, avoiding the need for a hair transplant. Researchers have succeeded in creating new ... Full story

Man develops star shaped eyes after electric shock

AN electrician has been literally left seeing stars after suffering an electric shock that caused star-shaped cataracts to develop in his eyes. The incident, reported ... Full story

Scan pinpoints gold threads inserted during acupunture into woman's arthritic knee

WHEN a 65-year-old woman went to have scans on her arthritic knees, doctors saw signs of the disease – and dozens of gold needles. The ... Full story

Duke University scientists find Women are grumpier in the morning

IF THE woman in your life woke up grumpy this morning, don't be too hard on her. It is, apparently, only natural. Scientists at Duke ... Full story

HIV-positive porn star who prompted industry shutdown sent texts trying to film sex scenes after results

A PORN actor who tested positive for HIV tried to book a sex scene with a porn actress just days after he got his test ... Full story

Back pain? Try these 880lb shoes

A CHINESE factory worker says walking in huge iron shoes weighing more than 200 kilograms each can cure back pain, but faces hefty competition in ... Full story

Men and women's brains wired differently

WOMEN aren't very good at reading maps, and men are incapable of multi-tasking. At first glance they might seem like a couple of hoary old ... Full story

Stunned doctors discover dandelion growing inside baby’s ear canal

Doctors made an unexpected discovery when they found a dandelion growing inside a young baby’s ear canal. Stunned medical staff in Beijing, China, found the flower ... Full story

Contraceptive maker warn that its morning-after pill Norlevo is ineffective when taken by women weighing more than 175lbs

A FRENCH contraceptive maker said its morning-after pill is ineffective when taken by women who weigh more than 80 kilograms. The decision by HRA Pharma ... Full story

Medical scientists prove it's cleaner to fist bump rather than to shake hands

FIST bumping has long been the greeting preferred by cool people such as rappers, sportsmen and President Obama. But a plastic surgeon from West Virginia ... Full story

Hellish holiday leaves woman with 'dead' ear

A DUTCH woman will remember her Italian vacation for all the wrong reasons after a spider bite left her with a rotten ear. The 22-year-old ... Full story