Exercising too much could be bad for your mental health

Exercising too much could be bad for your mental health

Exercise has long been known to improve physical health, but too much exercise could actually be bad for your mental health , suggests new research. More exercise is not always better, concluded researchers from Yale University and the University of Oxford who…

Olympic gold medallist Amy Williams nominates heroic 7/7 London bombings trauma surgeon for our Health Awards

Olympic gold medallist Amy Williams nominates heroic 7/7 London bombings trauma surgeon for our Health Awards

Olympic gold medalist Amy Williams tells CLARE O’REILLY why Alastair Wilson, founder of the London Air Ambulance, should win one. OLYMPIC skeleton champion Amy Williams knows first-hand the value of speedy treatment from medics, having “got away lightly” with a damaged disc…

A Silicon Valley biotech hub that offers startups $250,000 says venture capitalists are missing out on 3 big breaks

A Silicon Valley biotech hub that offers startups $250,000 says venture capitalists are missing out on 3 big breaks

A “chicken” strip made from IndieBio-backed startup Memphis Meats. Memphis Meats Silicon Valley’s 33,000-company startup scene is highly competitive. Arvind Gupta is the founder of a fast-growing biotech incubator called IndieBio that funded meat alternative startup Memphis Meats, which is now backed…

Organs from drug overdoses could help transplant shortage

Organs from drug overdoses could help transplant shortage

WASHINGTON — Fatal drug overdoses are increasing organ donations and researchers reported Monday that people who receive those transplants generally fare as well as patients given organs from more traditional donors. The findings could encourage more use of organs from overdose victims….