BEIJING (Reuters) - Basi, the oldest giant panda living in captivity, celebrated her 37th birthday on Wednesday wearing a crown and getting a special birthday cake.
It’s bottoms up in every sense as yoga is being mixed with beer at a growing number of events around the world.
It’s called “beer yoga,” and it’s just what it sou
Knees of runners showed substantially lower levels of two types of cells that can contribute to inflammation and promote arthritis.
One of the UK's largest NHS trusts is expected to come out of special measures, thanks to the "dedication and skill" of staff, a report says.
Celebrity trainer and Flow Athletic founder Ben Lucas, from Sydney, said if you follow the right diet and exercise, it can take just four weeks to make a significant change to your body.
In 1999, the first fully sequenced human genome cost roughly $3 billion to complete. By 2007, the cost had decreased to a couple of million dollars, and today it is around $1,000. BGI, a Shenzhen-base
DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Donald Trump's plans to cut U.S. corporate tax rates could trigger increased investment in the United States by Novartis, its chief executive told Reuters, despite the p
LONDON (Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.4 hit central Italy on Wednesday, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre said.
One of the UK's largest NHS Trusts is expected to come out of special measures, thanks to the "dedication and skill" of staff, a report says.
Scientists used the method to help a Ukrainian woman who was unable to conceive, it has been announced. She gave birth to her son on January 5 after trying for a baby for more than a decade.
The intervention by the British Medical Association follows a warning by the Prime Minister that GPs were partly to blame for the pressure on A&E by closing their surgeries early.
Professions at the greatest risk include farmers, construction workers, police and the armed forces, according to researchers at Imperial College London.
Giving users a supervised place and clean needles increases use of treatment and saves lives.
The health secretary nominee needs to explain his investments as well as address confusion about the Trump team’s plans to replace Obamacare.
Sex expert Tracey Cox says it's essential to have chemistry for a happy long-term relationship. Here, she reveals the best ways to tell if you and your partner have enough of it.
Davina's Sugar-Free in a Hurry is full of healthy, delicious and quick recipes for everything from lunch on the go and quick suppers to guilt-free snacks.
MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines has canceled the environmental permits for four more mining projects, including one planned nickel venture, as the world's top nickel ore supplier deepens a months-l
A technique designed to help parents affected by genetic disorders is used to tackle infertility.
DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Two decades after they were spurred into action to tackle AIDS in Africa, global drugmakers said on Wednesday they would invest $50 million over three years to fight can
MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines has canceled the environmental permits of six more companies, including four miners, Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Regina Lopez said on Wednesday.
Alan Mozes, HealthDay Just a half hour a day of moderate physical activity could be potent medicine for patients with advanced colon cancer, preliminary research suggests.
Karen Pallarito, HealthDay News Patients using specialists outside their health-plan network often receive bills for services that cost far more than what Medicare considers fair, a study says.
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities have asked an unnamed Chinese province to turn off its early warning alert system for smog to avoid mismatches between environment and meteorological authority
TOKYO/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yahoo Japan, the country's biggest online auction site, is rebuffing calls to end online ivory trading despite Yahoo Inc CEO Marissa Mayer's misgivings over facilitatin
Dr Clare Llewellyn, from University College London, ran the new obesity study. She found that overweight children pile on pounds because of big portions and said there is 'no need' for extras.
Just 16 months after Acen and Apio Akello were separated in Columbus, Ohio, the two-year-old Ugandan twins are walking independently.
SALMON, Idaho (Reuters) - Thirty pronghorns, close cousins to antelope, died while crossing a frozen river in south central Idaho, in a very rare event for the sure-footed mammals, state wildlife mana
Days before Donald J. Trump steps forward on the Presidential Inauguration platform in Washington on Jan. 20, an evolutionary biologist has named a new species in his honor. The researcher hopes that
The "dedication and skill" of hospital staff has helped an NHS Trust emerge from special measures.
The head of NHS Wales says A&E units and the ambulance service have faced exceptional challenges this winter.
Desmond J Tobin, professor of cell biology and director for the Centre for Skin Sciences at the University of Bradford delves deep into the science behind your hair.
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Energy Transfer Partners has filed a motion to bar the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from initiating an environmental study for its controversial Dakota Access pipeline crossing at
(Reuters) - McKesson Corp, one of the largest U.S. distributors of pharmaceutical drugs, will pay a record $150 million to resolve a U.S. investigation into whether it failed to report suspicious orde
Scientists in London have developed artificial intelligence using a 'virtual 3D heart' that can predict when patients with a serious heart disorder will die with 80 percent accuracy.