A headache is a fairly common ailment, but when does it warrant more serious medical attention than a painkiller?
Nobel medicine laureate Rita Levi-Montalcini, a neurologist and developmental biologist, died yesterday at her home in Rome aged 103.
Italy's so-called "Lady of the Cells" was the oldest...
Beyond airing videos of Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga and others that numb the mind, YouTube has the potential to spread useful and critical health information that is often ignored.
Cognitive training, including puzzles, handicrafts and life skills, are known to reduce the risk and help slow down the progress of dementia among the elderly.
Invisible hand holds less water
In the 1970s, free market advocate Milton Friedman referred to Hong Kong as the best example of a laissez-faire economy.
The majority of neurologists on the mainland can't distinguish Parkinson's disease from Parkinson-plus syndromes, according to experts who used yesterday's World PD Day to raise awareness of the...
Let's paint the town purple - that will be the colour of everything if epilepsy awareness advocates have their way this month.
People can expect to see fruit, vegetables, T-shirts...
Paint the town purple - that's what one Hong Kong charity hopes the community will do to help raise awareness of epilepsy this month.
China's advances in public health have resulted in a significant increase in life expectancy, which has gone from under 60 years in the 1950s to 73 today.
Alexander Mortensen remembers his first seizure vividly. Not only the before and after - he remembers the whole episode, including the attack. That's because he was conscious the entire time....
Darren Beadman has been forced into an unaccustomed spectator role for the Derby season after being told he will not be able to ride again until mid-April at the earliest.