Vitamin D linked to multiple sclerosis

A genetic study has confirmed a link between low vitamin D and a higher risk of multiple sclerosis, a finding which could lead to better treatment and prevention.

Dementia cases to nearly triple by 2050

World Alzheimer Report indicates that the number of people with dementia worldwide will nearly triple from 47 million today to 132 million in 2050.

Apps help improve healthy habits?

Researchers have found that smartphone applications and mobile sensors had the potential to improve users' cardiovascular health.

We sleep better and faster with age

A new study has found that as we grow older our sleep quality improves, while the amount of time we spend sleeping diminishes.