The simple solution to screen fatigue: Scientists say 20 seconds of BLINKING can stop computer users getting eye strain

The simple solution to screen fatigue: Scientists say 20 seconds of BLINKING can stop computer users getting eye strain By Mark Prigg PUBLISHED: 19:42 GMT, 13 March 2013 | UPDATED: 09:09 GMT, 14 March 2013 Researchers have come up with a simple exercise they claim could stop computer users getting eye strain.

Patient"s own blood used to create stem cells in breakthrough that could treat a whole range of diseases

Patient's own blood used to create stem cells in breakthrough that could treat a whole range of diseasesThe cells are building blocks that allow the body to produce new cells and repair tissuesScientists believe blood could be the easiest and safest source of stem cells | UPDATED: 10:22 GMT, 30 November 2012 A patient's own blood has been used to make personalised stem cells, in a groundbreaking development which doctors hope will eventually be used to treat a range of diseases.

Aspirin: Experts reveal who should be taking aspirin every day

Should you be taking aspirin every day It can help prevent stroke and heart attacks but which of us really needs a daily dose | UPDATED: 21:00 GMT, 18 August 2012 Seldom does an every-day remedy command such debate but in households throughout the land the same question is being asked: should we be taking aspirin to save us from serious ill-health Now the experts have given their definitive verdict on the great health question of the day.

Stem cell injections to repair livers could save hundreds of lives a year as trial starts on sick children

Stem cell jab that repairs liver without need for transplant to be trialled on sick British children By Claire Bates PUBLISHED: 11:21 GMT, 9 April 2012 | UPDATED: 13:21 GMT, 9 April 2012 Pioneer: Professor Dhawan hopes they will see improvements in the 18 sick children within a few months Doctors have developed a pioneering treatment for liver disease that could save hundreds of lives a year and avoid the need for transplant surgery.

Mum"s bought me new toes so I can walk again: Prosthetics for meningitis survivor Ava, two

Mum's bought me new toes so I can walk again: Prosthetics for meningitis survivor Ava, two | UPDATED: 22:41 GMT, 25 March 2012 Big step forward: Ava Bainbridge is back on her feet thanks to her silicone prosthetic feet When she lost her toes and part of her feet to meningitis, Ava Bainbridge had barely even learned how to walk.