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40% of participants said they felt pressure to eat unhealthy.

New crackdown on junk food TV ads

A recent report by Cancer Research UK claims young people who are exposed to just one extra junk food TV advert per week consume up to 18,000 extra calories every year.

The average British child has visited four European cities

10-year-olds have travelled as much as their grandparent's - study

The average British child has visited four European cities and been on three long-haul holidays as well as skiing twice - all before their 10th birthday.

The new flight route begins on December 1

Airline reveals new route from Manchester to Ethiopia

Ethiopian Airlines has unveiled a new "landmark" route from Manchester Airport to the north African city of Ethiopia.

Health experts have expressed concern at recent outbreaks of measles across England

UK measles outbreak concerns experts

Health experts have expressed concern at recent outbreaks of measles across England.

Fizzy drinks from three of the UK's biggest cinema chains have shown to contain "unacceptable" levels of bacteria

Cinema drinks contain "unacceptable" levels of bacteria

Cinema drinks contain "unacceptable" levels of bacteria

A recent study suggests that women with a high weekly fast food consumption are more likely to have trouble conceiving.

Study links fast food consumption to infertility

A recent study suggests that women with a high weekly fast food consumption and who don't eat enough fruit are more likely to have trouble conceiving.

Regular running makes people happier and more confident in everyday life

Running brings happiness, study finds

Regular running makes people happier and more confident in everyday life, according to research.

Exceeding 350g of alcohol every week could shed four to five years off their life.

High alcohol consumption affects life expectancy

Drinkers who consume more alcohol than UK guidelines suggest could be cutting years off their lives, according to new research.

The Philippines is set to shut famous holiday island of Boracay

Philippines to shut "cesspool" paradise island of Boracay

The Philippines is set to shut its most famous holiday island of Boracay for six months, after the President described it as a "cesspool".