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Anger and hatred can make us feel happy, says study

Anger and hatred can make us feel happy, says study

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Study finds the secret to happiness may lie in feeling more negative emotions People are happier if they are able to feel emotions they…

Breast cancer helpline founder paid herself £31,000

Breast cancer helpline founder paid herself £31,000

Image caption Wendy Watson founded a helpline for people seeking advice on breast cancer and its treatment A national breast cancer charity is being investigated after its founder paid herself…

Vulnerable children not in crisis are ‘left in limbo’

Vulnerable children not in crisis are ‘left in limbo’

Image copyright Getty Images Thousands of vulnerable children in England are being “left in limbo” because their needs are not severe enough, a charity has warned. Action for Children estimates…

Yemen cholera epidemic: Cases exceed 500,000 in four months

Yemen cholera epidemic: Cases exceed 500,000 in four months

Image copyright EPA Image caption More than 99% of people infected who can access health services are surviving The number of suspected cases of cholera resulting from an epidemic in…

Breast cancer helpline founder paid herself £31k

Breast cancer helpline founder paid herself £31k

Image caption Wendy Watson founded a helpline for people seeking advice on breast cancer and its treatment A national breast cancer charity is being investigated after its founder paid herself…

Scottish ministers urged to lead fight against ‘period poverty’

Scottish ministers urged to lead fight against ‘period poverty’

Image copyright Getty Images Ministers are being urged to make Scotland a world leader in fighting “period poverty” by making sanitary products free for those who need them. Labour MSP…

Type 2 diabetes rise in children ‘disturbing’

Type 2 diabetes rise in children ‘disturbing’

Image copyright Getty Images More than 600 children and teenagers are being treated for type 2 diabetes in England and Wales, and the rise in cases is a “hugely disturbing…

Eggs containing fipronil found in 15 EU countries and Hong Kong

Eggs containing fipronil found in 15 EU countries and Hong Kong

Media captionHow safe are Dutch eggs to eat? Fifteen EU countries as well as Hong Kong and Switzerland have received eggs contaminated with the insecticide fipronil, the European Commission says.…

GM pigs take step to being organ donors

GM pigs take step to being organ donors

Image copyright EGENESIS The most genetically modified animals in existence have been created to help end a shortage of organs for transplant, say US researchers. The scientists successfully rid 37…

Eggs scandal: 700,000 sent to UK but risk is ‘unlikely’

Eggs scandal: 700,000 sent to UK but risk is ‘unlikely’

Image copyright Getty Images About 700,000 eggs have been sent to the UK from potentially contaminated Dutch farms, up from an early estimate of 21,000, the food watchdog has said.…