Body

14 February 2017

Chocolate contains antioxidants but can we really call it a health food?

25 January 2017

Microgravity has serious impacts on the body, including loss of bone, muscle and vision.

24 January 2017

This is a mental illness often associated with teenage girls but new research suggests otherwise.

24 January 2017

The bright light emitted from LEDs could be affecting our health...

24 January 2017

Soft robotic sleeve gives hearts a helping hand.

24 January 2017

Do we really snack on arachnids while sleeping?

17 January 2017

Is laughter really good for you?

16 January 2017

Are antioxidants all they're cracked up to be?

05 January 2017

Chris gets his ticker checked with an ECG.

04 January 2017

Does it matter that the light bulb is destroying the night?

29 December 2016

Why do some people also enjoy a cold dip at Christmas?

15 December 2016

The size and nutritional content of meals influences how sleepy a fly feels afterwards...

05 December 2016

We hear how this will save Shona Cobb, who has condition that affects her heart, known as Marfan syndrome.

14 November 2016

The rubber hand illusion and feelings of disembodiment...

14 November 2016

The heart begins beating much earlier than first thought...

24 October 2016

As winter approaches, Kat sees how we can keep warm by scrutinizing the science behind heat loss...

18 October 2016

A new brain implant can restore the sense of touch to patients with paralysis or prosthesis.

18 October 2016

Does taking a dip in an ice bath really help tired muscles recover?

18 October 2016

How did the hospital become an integral part of society?

18 October 2016

How do you train a student in all the skills required to be a fantastic doctor?

10 October 2016

The latest tests promise to tell parents whether their kid is cut out for certain sports and activities. But are they...

10 October 2016

Professor Nazneen Rahman has spent her career studying the genetic faults and variations that influence the risk of...

10 October 2016

NICE has approved 'breakthrough' lung cancer drug osimertinib, which has twice the success rate of existing...

10 October 2016

...and it's nothing to do with a calcium deficiency.