Medicine

24 October 2016

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

24 October 2016

Having evolved to live in the dark, many animals are now exposed to light 24/7. What effect does this have on them?

24 October 2016

There are many reasons to be reducing excess lighting. But is it feasible to roll out over large areas?

18 October 2016

Why does Haiti have a cholera epidemic?

18 October 2016

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

18 October 2016

Could new genetic editing technology provide a much needed treatment for sickle cell disease?

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?

18 October 2016

Infection is one of the biggest risks from a trip to the hospital, so how is it minimised?

18 October 2016

As our health services face increasing demand could a new app help lessen the load?

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.

10 October 2016

How cells degrade and recycle their cellular various components is what won the Nobel in medicine this year.

10 October 2016

There are more people quitting that ever before and that's partly thanks to e-cigs but could they also be bad for...

07 October 2016

Modelling the effectiveness of bednets against mosquitoes and malaria...

27 September 2016

A new genetic test may allow us to start treating heart disease years before any symptoms emerge.

27 September 2016

New research could lead to a treatment for Spinal Muscular Atrophy

27 September 2016

When detecting and treating tumours, being able to visualise them is essential.

27 September 2016

The new gadget that could save lives.

20 September 2016

New chemicals on bed nets could beat resistance in malaria carrying mosquitoes.

20 September 2016

Kat busts the myth that mental illness is due to a chemical imbalance.

20 September 2016

If you agree to donate your organs does that definitely mean they'll be used?

20 September 2016

New research from The University of Sheffield shows how we all have our own biological Pacmen.

16 September 2016

The disease was discovered over 100 years ago, so what do we now know about it?