Interviews about Medicine

Interviews about medicine, physiology, pathology, bacteria and viruses, pharmacology, food, hormones, neuroscience and psychology...

26 May 2020

Could teenagers' mental wellbeing impact how well they adhere to social distancing guidelines?

26 May 2020

Why are virtual conversations so much more tiring than face to face ones?

26 May 2020

Mental health researcher Olivia Remes shares her tips for keeping mentally well during lockdown...

26 May 2020

Do we know how digitally excluded people are coping with the stress of lockdown?

26 May 2020

Could a simple ‘sniff test’ predict recovery of severely brain-injured patients?

26 May 2020

How does coronavirus affect children?

26 May 2020

What's it like to see your doctor over webcam, rather than waiting room?

26 May 2020

Anosmia has recently been added to the UK's list of coronavirus symptoms to self-isolate with...

18 May 2020

Preprint servers let scientists communicate and collaborate - but are they bypassing peer review?

18 May 2020

Our conversations have gone virtual like never before. How do video chats compare with face-to-face?

18 May 2020

At Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge, staff had been working without realising they'd had the coronavirus...

18 May 2020

How does the UK's new contact tracing app rank on privacy and data security?

14 May 2020

A study shows that common variations of the ACE2 gene don't affect factors like blood pressure...

14 May 2020

Computer modelling shows versions of the ACE2 gene that may change how the virus binds to cells...

14 May 2020

A popular UK symptom tracking app has revealed that half of the variation between people is genetic...

14 May 2020

Genetic differences may be part of why some people get severe infections - but likely won't explain much...

14 May 2020

ACE is the cousin of ACE2, but they do opposite things. And drugs that inhibit ACE might help with COVID-19...

14 May 2020

ACE2 is the entry gate for the coronavirus - but its day job involves blood pressure...

05 May 2020

Here's round 3 of the Naked Scientists science pub quiz...

05 May 2020

Let's meet the scientists playing the Naked Scientists pub quiz...

28 April 2020

How are we all doing?

28 April 2020

How will universities cope in the current crisis?

28 April 2020

What has coronavirus meant for job losses

28 April 2020

What does a former UK science minister make of this crisis?