Melanie Hall is a freelance health writer, and has worked as a journalist writing about clinical research on a pharmacy trade magazine

The science of laughing – and why social media decays relationships
July 9, 2012 | No Comments Yet
Using Twitter or Facebook to keep in touch is fine – just don’t expect those relationships to last if that
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New surgery technique helps mutilated women “recover identity”
June 16, 2012 | No Comments Yet

Thousands of women who have been subjected to female genital mutilation (FGM) could benefit from a new reconstructive surgery technique
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Breaking news: How much sleep should you be clocking up?
June 12, 2012 | No Comments Yet
When it comes to getting enough sleep, how do you compare to your fellow Britons? If you’re having around seven
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