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Unexplained 7-fold variation in euthanasia rates across Netherlands
Role of systemic racism in exacerbating Covid-19 health inequalities examined
Short term low carbohydrate diet linked to remission of type 2 diabetes
CSIRO part of international study that finds low carb diets can reverse type 2 diabetes
School testing plans risk spreading covid-19 more widely, warn experts
UK government must urgently rethink lateral flow test roll out, warn experts
Make-up of gut microbiome may influence COVID-19 severity and immune response
Frozen egg wastage prompts calls for women to donate unused eggs
BMJ Best Practice & Health Education England shortlisted for HSJ Partnership Awards 2021
Inflammatory compounds found in cooked meat linked to childhood wheeze
Smartphone fitness apps and wearable activity trackers boost physical activity levels
One in three adults drank more alcohol during first lockdown
Do benefits of Christmas outweigh its harms?
Clowns may help children cope with pain and anxiety of hospital treatment
COVID-19 patients at higher risk of death, health problems than those with flu
Christmas relaxation will overwhelm services
Vastly differing opioid prescribing patterns in England even in similarly deprived areas
Type and abundance of mouth bacteria linked to lung cancer risk in non-smokers
Soothing words and music during surgery might reduce postoperative pain
Conflicts of interest among UK government’s covid-19 advisers are not transparent
Patient death rates higher on surgeons’ birthdays
Diabetes in dogs may indicate elevated risk of type 2 diabetes in their owners
A surgeon’s birthday may be a dicey day for older patients
Insecure livelihoods hindering efforts to combat anti-microbial resistance globally
What history tells us about long-term effects of a pandemic
Healthcare workers 7 times as likely to have severe COVID-19 as other workers
Steep rise in depressive symptoms among 7-12 year olds during UK-wide lockdown
Social work research expands on behavioral health effects of COVID-19
Research reveals how COVID-19 affects eyes
Teen dislike of physical appearance strong predictor of depression in early adulthood
Recommended year of hormone therapy may be too short to remove competitive advantage of transgender elite athletes
Drinking linked to a decline in brain health from cradle to grave
Drinking Linked to a Decline in Brain Health Across Lifespan
Birth defects linked to greater risk of cancer in later life
Replacing red meat with plant foods may reduce risk of heart disease
Swallowing alcohol-based hand sanitiser can kill, warns analysis of coroners’ reports
‘Mum test’ not enough to convince people to get COVID-19 jab
Rethink COVID-19 infection control to keep primary schools open this winter, governments urged
Doctors use existing treatment earlier to save lives of Covid-19 patients
Early birth linked to greater risk of hospital visits during childhood
Aim to exceed weekly recommended physical activity level to offset health harms of prolonged sitting, says WHO
Sharing evidence to help tackle COVID-19
Green Mediterranean diet may be even better for health
Taking Pill may cut risk of severe asthma bouts in women of reproductive age
WHO Guideline Development Group advises against use of remdesivir for covid-19
New research continues to support role of eggs in a healthy diet for diabetes
Blood pressure drug guidance based on age and ethnicity could be wrong approach
Love goes on in lockdown, but is less physical for some