Pregnant women were warned today not to take iron supplements unless they are anaemic.
Apple has launched its iTunes Plus service which makes selected tracks compatible with virtually any MP3 player.
A prescription-only pill to help people quit smoking has received draft approval for use on the NHS.
A carbon footprint calculator is being developed to measure the greenhouse gas emissions of all goods and services.
Power giant Scottish and Southern Energy today said it was planning a new incentive scheme that could help ‘green’ customers save about £100 a year on their bills.
Electronics giant Sanyo has unveiled a waterproof camcorder that lets you film or take pictures up to five feet under water.
Microsoft has unveiled a coffee-table shaped computer that responds to touch and to special bar codes attached to everyday objects.
A Dyson commercial was criticised today for claiming its vacuum cleaners do not rely on filters and therefore do not get clogged or lose suction.
A school uniform priced at less than £10 including shoes will hit stores next week.
Bogus closing down sales and prize draw scams will be made illegal under new laws.