Bikram yoga: Not just for cranks and yummy mummies: Why doctors believe everything from bad backs to depression can be cured by HOT YOGA

Not just for cranks and yummy mummies: Why doctors believe everything from bad backs to depression can be cured by HOT YOGABikram Yoga has been credited with treating common modern ailments such as arthritis and depression Lady Gaga and and David Beckham both practice yoga in 40.5 degrees | UPDATED: 22:06 GMT, 1 December 2012 Joseph Encinia has an incredible body.

Sex addiction: A real disorder, say the scientists who"ve defined what the symptoms are

Sex addiction IS a real disorder, say the scientists who've defined what the symptoms are May affect people whose sexual activities are 'excessive and interfere with daily life'Or those who have experienced 'recurrent and intense sexual fantasies and urges' for at least six months | UPDATED: 09:45 GMT, 12 October 2012 Russell Brand admitted in his autobiography that sex addiction nearly ruined his career It has traditionally been written off as an 'excuse' for philandering celebrities, but a new study suggests that sex addiction is a real disorder.

Viruses could be used to infect and kill acne when antibiotics don"t work

Viruses could be used to infect and kill acne when antibiotics don't workScientists have isolated genomes of 11 bacteria-destroying virusesCould lead to topical therapies to treat condition associated with adolescence | UPDATED: 08:32 GMT, 25 September 2012 Breakthrough: Viruses could be used to target and kill acne, a condition that commonly develops during adolescence Viruses could be used to treat acne, according to a new study.

The brain breakthrough that could help Stephen Hawking speak again

The brain breakthrough that could help Stephen Hawking speak again Scientists say they could one day decode the unique patterns of activity in the brain underlying speechThey could potentially create a device that would communicate words as they were thought | UPDATED: 15:59 GMT, 22 August 2012 Physicist Stephen Hawking, who suffers from motor neuron disease, communicates through a computer Paralysis sufferers could learn to talk again after scientists discovered how the brain allows us to pronounce vowels, claims research.

End of anti-depressants? Magnetic pulse therapy eases depression in third of patients

End of anti-depressants Magnetic pulse therapy eases depression in third of patients | UPDATED: 14:25 GMT, 9 May 2012 Depression affects one in four of us at some point of our lives, but controversy still reigns over how to best treat the debilitating condition.

Painful womb condition endometriosis linked to higher risk of ovarian cancer

Painful womb condition endometriosis linked to higher risk of ovarian cancer Women suffering from endometriosis three times more likely to develop the disease A painful womb condition affecting two million British women has been linked to a greater risk of ovarian cancer.

Cant find your car? Scientists find zap to the brain can improve your sense of direction

Can’t find your car Scientists say zap to the brain can improve your spatial memory I'm sure I left it here: Activating the entorhinal cortex in the brain improves a person's memory Ever gone shopping only to realise you have forgotten where you parked the car Scientists say they are on the verge of creating a treatment that could banish this dilemma.