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Keyhole surgery for knee pain and damaged joints has been hailed as one of the major breakthroughs of medicine-but a new study says the procedure should be scrapped because the risks outweigh any benefits
Common painkillers such as aspirin and ibuprofen almost double the risk for deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism, two lethal conditions
Thousands of people die every year from diseases that are never spotted by doctors - and the numbers of 'unknown deaths' could be as high as deaths from breast cancer
One of the world's most widely used drugs can cause skin lesions, and may even lead to a life-threatening reduction in blood platelets, researchers have discovered