Lockdowns also affect socioeconomic groups differently, and should be combined with income support to protect mental health.
The way in which the pandemic has altered the maternity experience has unexpected echoes with expectant mothers during the second world war.
The most effective strategy for reducing obesity will be tailored to each individual.
BMI categories don't give us a full picture of a person's health risk.
The human body is built to adapt to the sudden stress of overeating.
An overactive immune system may be behind some of the virus's long after-effects.
Suppression tactics aren’t appropriate for dangerous diseases – and in the long term prove just as expensive.
Yes it is possible to overexercise – four experts on what you need to know.
Sitting on the floor is still common in many cultures – but is it better for your health?
During an AMRAP workout, participants will aim to complete as many rounds of a single exercise as possible within a set time.
Pets are a source of physical, psychological and social support for homeless people.
Coronavirus has shown how damaging ill-health can be for the economy, and poor diet is the world's leading cause of ill-health.
Whether a coronavirus vaccine involves a live virus or a carrier organism, it will probably require more than one injection. But that's not a bad thing.
Lowering urban density to protect against the coronavirus would be a misguided response. Density is not a key driver of infection, and keeps people active and healthy.
We'll achieve herd immunity when 60% of the population is immune to COVID. No, wait, make it 70%. Or is it 80%?
Stress, depression, and high blood pressure were just some of the risk factors the study's researchers identified.
New research provides a template for understanding the role of genetic switches in the development of complex diseases whose causes have so far evaded scrutiny.
How one of the most effective face masks could be putting others at risk.
Boris Johnson has attacked Muslim women for covering their faces. Now he wants the whole of the UK to do so.
Though a recent study's results were promising, there is still much that researchers don't know.