The seven-point plan to a healthy life: Simple lifestyle steps can help prevent cancer and heart disease, new study finds

The seven-point plan to a healthy life: Simple lifestyle steps can help prevent cancer and heart disease, new study finds By Anthony Bond PUBLISHED: 04:00 GMT, 19 March 2013 | UPDATED: 04:00 GMT, 19 March 2013 Seven simple health lifestyle steps can help prevent cancer as well as heart disease, according to a new study.

City children much more likely to have food allergies than those living in the country

City children far more likely to have food allergies than those living in the country | UPDATED: 10:12 GMT, 8 June 2012 Hidden danger: Youngsters from the city are more than twice as likely to be allergic to peanuts (posed by model) Children living in built-up cities are much more likely to have food allergies than those living in the country, according to a new study.

Blood test is first to diagnose depression in teenagers

Blood test is first to diagnose depression in teenagers Just 11 genetic markers in the blood could diagnose depression in teenagersObjective test will 'help remove stigma of depression' | UPDATED: 15:57 GMT, 17 April 2012 Scientists have devised the first blood test capable of diagnosing major depression in teenagers.

How eating less and exercising more in your 20s will lead to a healthier 40s (no surprises there)

How eating less and exercising more in your 20s will lead to a healthier 40s (no surprises there) Researchers have discovered the secrets to a longer and healthier life – and there are no surprises on the list.