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Getting an IUD could soon be virtually ‘pain-free’, thanks to new ‘suction’ procedure

The most painful form of birth control, used by millions of American women, could soon become virtually pain-free – thanks to a new cervical ‘suctio... read more

Forget Ozempic – dieters say a $5 ‘accidental’ weight loss drug sees them drop 30lbs in a month…

By Caitlin Tilley, Health Reporter For Dailymail.Com Published: 17:59 BST, 17 May 2024 | Updated: 18:51 BST, 17 May 2024 Experts have warned against a cheaper a... read more

Boy, seven, eats a four inch pencil whole, miraculously suffers no harm and then passes it painlessly in what doctors believe is a ‘curious’ case

The child, from Nepal, waited four hours before seeking medical attention It is unclear why he ingested the pencil or if he had ever done it before  By Emily S... read more

New England daycare workers spiked children’s lunch with melatonin to ‘knock kids out’

Workers at a New Hampshire daycare center allegedly spiked children’s lunches with melatonin, Manchester police say. Owner of the establishment, Sally D... read more

Shocking link between social media and youth vaping revealed: How firms are using TikTok and YouTube to push addictive candy-flavoured gadgets on children

Youngsters addicted to social media are more likely to vape and smoke ‘Compelling evidence’ vape firms use online influencers to market to children... read more

Canadian mom spots astonishingly subtle sign of eye cancer in photo of toddler – would you notice it?

By Emily Joshu Health Reporter For Dailymail.Com Published: 17:27 BST, 16 May 2024 | Updated: 19:48 BST, 16 May 2024 A mother revealed on social media how she s... read more

At £300k a day, Covid inquiry set to be most expensive ever, outstripping Bloody Sunday

By Shaun Wooller Health Editor Published: 18:41 BST, 16 May 2024 | Updated: 18:42 BST, 16 May 2024 A long-awaited inquiry into the Covid pandemic is set to beco... read more

Aldi recalls four types of cream cheese over deadly salmonella risk in 28 states – is your area affected?

By Maiya Focht For Dailymail.Com Published: 18:22 BST, 16 May 2024 | Updated: 18:33 BST, 16 May 2024 Budget supermarket chain Aldi is recalling four brands of ... read more

Nurse warns against viral TikTok weight loss trend – says it won’t work and causes ‘violent’ diarrhea

By Caitlin Tilley, Health Reporter For Dailymail.Com Published: 16:08 BST, 16 May 2024 | Updated: 16:22 BST, 16 May 2024 A nurse has sounded the alarm about a v... read more

Woman suffers organ damage from parasitic worm laying eggs inside her abdomen… in case similar to RFK Jr’s ‘brain worm’

By Emily Joshu Health Reporter For Dailymail.Com Published: 02:00 BST, 16 May 2024 | Updated: 03:42 BST, 16 May 2024 A 33-year-old woman suffered a deadly liver... read more

Covid is still 35% deadlier than flu, study finds

By Caitlin Tilley, Health Reporter For Dailymail.Com Published: 16:00 BST, 15 May 2024 | Updated: 16:21 BST, 15 May 2024 Despite the belief that Covid is no lon... read more

I was the Surgeon General under President Trump – these are the four foods I eat every day to live as long as possible

By Luke Andrews Senior Health Reporter For Dailymail.Com Published: 17:06 BST, 14 May 2024 | Updated: 17:27 BST, 14 May 2024 The Surgeon General reponsible for ... read more

Life-saving anti-overdose drug naloxone is to be made available for use at home without a prescription

By Stephen Matthews Published: 08:49 BST, 14 May 2024 | Updated: 08:50 BST, 14 May 2024 An anti-overdose drug is to be made more widely available without a pres... read more

Measles jab two-and-a-half times more likely to be completely ineffective in Caesarean children, study finds

By Xantha Leatham Deputy Science Editor Published: 01:31 BST, 14 May 2024 | Updated: 01:53 BST, 14 May 2024 A single dose of the measles jab is two-and-a-half t... read more

Almost one in three dementia patients forced to wait more than six months to learn if they have disease after first seeing a doctor, report reveals

By Shaun Wooller Health Editor Published: 00:50 BST, 14 May 2024 | Updated: 01:48 BST, 14 May 2024 Almost one in three dementia patients have to wait more than ... read more

End of life nurse reveal why patients let out a ‘death rattle’ before they die: ‘The scariest thing you’ve ever heard’

By Luke Andrews Senior Health Reporter For Dailymail.Com Published: 17:14 BST, 13 May 2024 | Updated: 17:43 BST, 13 May 2024 A hospice nurse is raising awarenes... read more

FDA recalls dozens more candy because they’re contaminated with deadly bacteria

By Emily Joshu Health Reporter For Dailymail.Com Published: 16:10 BST, 13 May 2024 | Updated: 16:25 BST, 13 May 2024 A variety of popular sweets have been recal... read more

Sleep does NOT clear brain of toxins – but exercise does, finds study

By Xantha Leatham Deputy Science Editor For The Daily Mail Published: 11:41 BST, 13 May 2024 | Updated: 11:53 BST, 13 May 2024 It’s always such a relief t... read more

A Step-by-Step Primer on Gearing Up for Rehab

Embarking on a journey towards recovery from addiction is a moment that can transform lives. And preparation sets the foundation for what can be a challenging y... read more

Children who use phones or watch television at mealtimes are significantly more likely to be overweight, study finds

By Kate Pickles Published: 23:43 BST, 12 May 2024 | Updated: 23:43 BST, 12 May 2024 Children who use phones or watch television at mealtimes are much more likel... read more

I feel so guilty for dismissing my 10-year-old daughter’s symptoms as ‘just’ a cough… but I wonder how much worse it could have been had we skipped the whooping cough vaccine

By Jo Macfarlane for The Mail on Sunday Published: 01:56 BST, 12 May 2024 | Updated: 02:05 BST, 12 May 2024 It was about two months ago, in the middle of March,... read more

NHS is eyeing long-lasting jab cabotegravir that costs £1,000 for every injection to keep HIV at bay

By Ethan Ennals Published: 01:53 BST, 12 May 2024 | Updated: 01:59 BST, 12 May 2024 A jab that offers long-lasting protection for people at a higher risk of cat... read more

‘More accurate at spotting damage than doctors’: AI technology could speed up help for burns victims

By Ethan Ennals Published: 01:51 BST, 12 May 2024 | Updated: 01:58 BST, 12 May 2024 Doctors could soon be using artificial intelligence (AI) to decide whether b... read more

Common condiment may increase risk of stomach cancer by 40%, study suggests

A new study might make you think twice before reaching for the salt shaker at your next meal. Nutritionists from the Center for Public Health at the University ... read more