The depressing proof ‘home cooked’ does NOT make hospital food any easier to stomach

A nourishing diet is a vital part of any patient’s recovery — but too often meals fed to seriously ill patients in hospital fail to provide basic standards of nutrition, as Good Health found in this experiment. Furthermore, as our grim pictures show, many do little to whet the appetite either. The standard of hospital … Read more

Spicy Korean dish kimchi ‘could be cure for baldness’ after scientists say it may reverse hair loss

Spicy Korean dish kimchi ‘could be a cure for baldness’ after scientists say it may reverse hair loss Research shows a kimchi drink sold in South Korea helps thicken existing hairs It could even ‘reverse baldness’ as in some cases new hairs grew within weeks The dish consists of fermented cabbage, onions, garlic, fish sauce … Read more

Pig hearts could be adapted for human use ‘within three years’, according to pioneering surgeon

Pig hearts may be adapted for human use within three years in a breakthrough move that could clear the UK donor list, a leading surgeon has said. Sir Terence English, who performed Britain’s first ever successful heart transplant, said his mentee from the 1979 operation will try to replace a human kidney with a pigs … Read more

Jordan Barrett looks absolutely delighted as he rides a ski jet with Caroline Vreeland

Living the high life! Jordan Barrett looks absolutely delighted as he rides a ski jet with singer Caroline Vreeland while holidaying on a luxury yacht in Italy By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 14:49 GMT, 11 August 2019 | Updated: 11:04 GMT, 14 August 2019 Jordan Barrett is truly loving life at the … Read more

Interest rate cut now on the cards as the pound takes another leg down

Interest rate CUT now on the cards, say analysts, as pound falls to two-year lows after shock data shows UK economy shrinking Raising of rates ‘increasingly out of kilter with economic reality’ economist says The pound has fallen to $1.208 versus the dollar and €1.077 against the euro Pressure on Bank of England to join US and … Read more

How to stop seagulls stealing your food

They are the menace of seaside holidays, brazenly snatching ice-creams and chips right out of people’s hands. But scientists have come up with a way to stop seagulls stealing food, by staring them straight in the eye. Cocky as they appear, seagulls are far less likely to take food when someone is looking at them, … Read more

They’re the palaces transformed into stunning Spanish hotels. Here’s our guide to parador paradise  

A trip to Spain doesn’t have to mean staying in a high-rise hotel on the Costas.  A string of former royal palaces, castles, manor houses, monasteries and convents have been turned into government-owned paradors and they are the perfect places to experience authentic Spanish culture.  Here are ten of the best to suit every budget. … Read more

Locals want to keep the chic state of Maine to themselves… all the more reason to book yourself in

This is Kelly’s Landing, a lobster ‘pound’ (or shack) on a wooden deck jutting into Maine’s Moosehead Lake. The woman next to me starts chatting. She’s a resident of Greenville, and delights in telling me that Moosehead Lake is the holiday destination New Yorkers prefer to keep to themselves. ‘This is a quiet, rustic, relaxed … Read more