Body

10 July 2016

After 277 attempts, Dolly - the world’s first cloned mammal, was born on the 5th July 1996 at the Roslin Institute in...

10 July 2016

Jennifer Symonds is discovering how FGFs help to make your mouth water - by building salivary glands during...

10 July 2016

Abbie Fearon, a researcher from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, gave me the low-down on cellular...

30 June 2016

Brain imaging reveals how we experience someone else’s pain

27 June 2016

Is it true that swallowed gum stays in your stomach for seven years?

27 June 2016

Levels of unsafe abortions are rising, following public health warnings about Zika virus in Latin America.

17 June 2016

On the hunt to discover how the patient died, the pathologist turns to the brain...

17 June 2016

Dissection of the patient begins...

17 June 2016

The first step in a post-mortem is to examine the patient for clues as to the cause of death. What did the pathologist...

16 June 2016

Surprising results ensue when dissecting the patient's heart...

16 June 2016

Next, the pathologist dissected the lungs to see whether this might hold the key to the cause of death...

16 June 2016

The patient had a whole host of pathologies but what was the cause of death?

13 June 2016

Could the gold standard method for treating heart failure be making the problem worse?

13 June 2016

Chris gets his heart checked out with a standard ECG test.

13 June 2016

What keeps your ticker pumping, and how does it supply all that blood to your body?

07 June 2016

Opiod painkillers like morphine are extremely powerful, but new research shows that they could cause chronic pain.

02 June 2016

It sounds counter-intuitive but conducting post-mortems can help save the lives of the living...

25 May 2016

Stress is a relatively new concept but rates have been on the rise in recent years, but why?

25 May 2016

Some find an event stressful, other just feel it as pressure but why do we experience the same situation differently?

25 May 2016

How does your body react when you're feeling stressed? Graihagh did a 'stress test' to find out...

23 May 2016

How much salt is safe to eat, and what does too much do to your body?

17 May 2016

Have you ever looked at the sky on a sunny day and seen tiny white dots wiggling in your vision?

11 May 2016

Dan Davis, a Professor of immunology at the University of Manchester, is delving into the molecular mysteries of...

06 May 2016

Party drug ketamine has been villainized by the media but a new study has revealed how it treats symptoms of depression...