As the old saying goes, the only things certain in life are death and taxes. While death is inevitable, the ...
Jeyaraj Vadiveloo
Wed, 18 Oct 17
Food fraud is everywhere. In the aftermath of the horsemeat scandal in Europe, and with cases reported around the world, ...
Sylvain Charlebois
Wed, 18 Oct 17
If you’ve ever felt your heart race as you looked down from the top of a tall ladder, you’re not ...
Rebekah Boynton, Anne Swinbourne
Tue, 17 Oct 17
Cigarette filters were initially introduced by the tobacco industry in the 1960s to make cigarettes “safer”. But we now know ...
Kathryn Barnsley, Haydn Walters
Tue, 17 Oct 17
Albert Einstein attributed his brilliant mind to having a child-like sense of humour. Indeed, a number of studies have found ...
Lowri Dowthwaite
Tue, 17 Oct 17
An Epoch Times Survey
About one in four pregnancies in the UK ends in miscarriage. Around one in every 200 births is a stillbirth ...
Sheelagh McGuinness, Dimitrios Siassakos
Mon, 16 Oct 17
A single gene presents a good news/bad news scenario for treating Alzheimer’s disease, report researchers.
Tamara Bhandari
Mon, 16 Oct 17
A new study describes the unique role of androgens in kidney cancer, and it suggests that a new approach to ...
Leslie Orr
Mon, 16 Oct 17
Here’s an experiment to try next time you meet a baby, try holding a normal conversation. It is very difficult, ...
Caspar Addyman
Sat, 14 Oct 17
Fever during the first trimester of pregnancy may boost the risk of heart defects and facial deformities such as cleft ...
Samiha Khanna
Sat, 14 Oct 17
AcuSLIM - Acupuncture Weight Loss Programme
This is an article from I’ve Always Wondered, a new series where readers send in questions they’d like an expert ...
David King
Sat, 14 Oct 17
You’ve probably heard of mindfulness. These days, it’s everywhere, like many ideas and practices drawn from Buddhist texts that have ...
Nicholas T. Van Dam, Nick Haslam
Fri, 13 Oct 17
For older adults, taking medication to cope with insomnia may increase the risk of falling, new research suggests. The problem ...
Matt Swayne
Fri, 13 Oct 17
Where we live can play a big part in ageing well, largely because of the links between physical activity and ...
Jerome N Rachele, Jim Sallis, Venurs Loh
Fri, 13 Oct 17