Body

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...

06 May 2016

It’s been described as the ‘hormone of love’ and is said to be responsible for keeping couples loved up but is that...

26 April 2016

Scientists from the Univeristy of Edinburgh think that testosterone may be behind the higher instances of heart attacks...

26 April 2016

Despite dire predictions new research suggests that dementia rates are actually falling, specifically in men.

26 April 2016

If milk makes you unwell, is it actually the lactose you're intolerant to?

11 April 2016

Kat busts the myth that your tongue has different taste zones.

05 April 2016

How do you start talking about genetics? Anna Middleton has teamed up with ad execs to make films to get the...

05 April 2016

Kat:: Have you ever wondered what’s in your genes? Now it’s possible, thanks to home genetic tests. But what's...

03 April 2016

If a test picks up 25% abnormal cells in a developing embryo, does that mean the baby will be abnormal? Maybe not.

03 April 2016

New techology in prosphetics has led to a robotic fingertip that actually feels.

03 April 2016

Sleep is important for memory but just how important? Connie Orbach went to a sleep lab to find out what happens when...

11 March 2016

We take a look at the science behind those 'cancer breakthrough' headlines this month, targeting the...