Want to avoid the vomiting bug? Disinfect your sink now!

Want to avoid the vomiting bug Disinfect your sink now! | UPDATED: 01:33 GMT, 4 December 2012 Thousands of people are currently battling the winter vomiting bug — and the chances are that if you haven’t got it yet, then you soon will.

Smoking doesn"t just age your lungs, it damages your BRAIN, too

Smoking doesn't just age your lungs, it damages your BRAIN, too Test on nearly 9,000 people over 50 have shown lifestyles could damage the mind as well as the bodySmoking, high blood pressure, high cholesterol levels and a high BMI all worsen the risk | UPDATED: 11:28 GMT, 26 November 2012 Tests on 8,800 people over 50 have showed cigarettes can damage memory The effects of smoking on the skin are well documented with those keen to stay looking young urged to stub out the cigarettes.

The ridiculous products for the people who simply cannot be bothered

From the slippers that mop the floor to the fake abs cage: The ridiculous products for the people who simply cannot be bothered.Ever wondered just how much energy you could save in a day if you didn”t have to stir your cup of tea or pull up your socks in the morning

Fish oils could help struggling children with reading skills

Taking Omega-3 every day could help children who have poor reading skills Children whose reading skills were in the worst performing 20 per cent improved their reading age by three weeks Parents said their children had fewer behavioural problems when taking fish oil | UPDATED: 09:05 GMT, 7 September 2012 Children with poor reading skills could have their performance boosted by taking daily supplements of fatty acids found in seafood and some algae, according to new research.

Light Adjustable Lens: How eye implants can be finely-tuned to give patients perfect vision

My adjustable lens means I can see in HD: How a revolutionary operation gave one spectacle-wearer perfect vision | UPDATED: 21:00 GMT, 11 August 2012 Two years ago, Antonia, Lady Riley couldn’t function without her spectacles.

At 37 weeks, "a baby should still be called premature"

Babies 'should still be called premature if born at 37 weeks as infant could benefit from extra two weeks in womb' | UPDATED: 01:07 GMT, 3 July 2012 Premature: Even babies considered full term could benefit from an extra fortnight in the womb The definition of premature birth should be raised to more than 37 weeks, experts claimed yesterday.

Babies born just a few weeks early struggle more at school

Babies born just a few weeks early struggle more in English and Maths at school Children born at 37 weeks had a 33 per cent increased chance of having severe reading difficulties by the age of eight compared with those born at 41-weeks | UPDATED: 15:00 GMT, 2 July 2012 Babies who are born just a few weeks early could go on to struggle at school, research suggests.