Immune system loses ability to protect against infection far earlier than thought, study suggests

The immune system is at its peak in school-age children and begins to decline far earlier…

Why British women desperately need earlier breast cancer screening

A recent study suggested that screening women from 40 has the potential to save lives. A…

Earlier breast cancer screening could slash death rates by 25 per cent, study reveals

The new results are based on a study of more than 160,000 women who were enrolled…

Simple blood test could help researchers detect Alzheimer’s earlier

A blood test for Alzheimer’s disease – capable of spotting the condition years before memory loss and confusion occur…

UK would have halved coronavirus death toll by locking down a week earlier

The death toll in Britain is currently at 40,883 and is expected to hit more than…

Earlier lockdown could have prevented three-quarters of UK coronavirus deaths, modelling suggests

Mr Annan, from Blueskiesresearch.org.uk, said an earlier lockdown would have been shorter and had less economic…

Prostate cancer death rate expected to have fallen by 10 per cent since 2015 thanks to earlier diagnosis

“This may have a relevant impact on prostate cancer mortality even in the absence of cure,…