Cover Feature

Is your cat giving you road rage?

22 October 2016 9:00 am

Road-rage may be just one nasty symptom of a bug found in cat poo

The power of napping... how a daytime doze can boost memory and beat pain

7 May 2016 9:00 am

A daytime doze can boost memory and even overcome pain

The surprising power of garlic

9 May 2015 9:00 am

Were the ancients right about garlic as a great healer? Professor Edzard Ernst investigates

It’s about as common for someone who’s never smoked to start vaping as it is for them to start using nicotine patches or gum

E-cigarettes save lives

21 February 2015 9:00 am

I understand why health activists are so reluctant to trust them, says Derek Yach. But the verdict is in — and it’s time to act

Turning well people into patients

27 September 2014 9:00 am

Arbitrary health screening doesn’t work — it simply turns well people into patients, writes Dr Margaret McCartney

The truth about statins

31 May 2014 9:00 am

Cholesterol-lowering statins don’t help most of the people who take them,  says Dr James Le Fanu and — despite recent reports — the side effects can be dire