Public Health England (PHE) is calling for students to get the MenACWY vaccine as cases of meningococcal disease – that can lead to meningitis and septicaemia (blood poisoning) – are anticipated to spike in the winter months.

"A study … found that Dry January leads to healthier drinking habits," the Mail Online reports. Dry January involves giving up alcohol for the month.

Antibiotic resistance is  one of the biggest threats facing us today. Without effective antibiotics many routine treatments will become increasingly dangerous.

Self Care Week 2015 runs from November 16 to 22. Find out what care is available to help you look after your health.