Health

Obesity in Europe risks becoming the norm: WHO

LONDON — Being overweight is so common in Europe that it risks becoming the norm, with around a third of teenagers now heavier than recommended for their health, the World...

The right university room-mate can save a life

NEW YORK — When you have a child off at university, you worry about his general health, state of mind, alcohol consumption — and, as you sign those tuition cheques, academic...

Biological marker could spot boys with depression

LONDON — British brain scientists have identified the first biomarker, or biological signpost, for clinical depression and say it could help find boys, in particular, who are at...

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