Medicine

13 June 2016

Heart development can provide important clues into how it works, and also what can go wrong.

13 June 2016

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

13 June 2016

The BHF put 100 million into heart research every single year.

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...

27 May 2016

Drugs that block the hormone oestrogen have the potential to treat seizures

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...

25 May 2016

Emerging research suggests that the bacteria in your stomach could be influencing your mood...

25 May 2016

Could laughter really be the best medicine?

25 May 2016

The tools we can all use to help us feel a little more relaxed...

23 May 2016

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

23 May 2016

How close are we to understanding and treating dementia?

23 May 2016

ADHD might affect up to 1 in 8 adults according to new research.

06 May 2016

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

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.

11 April 2016

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

11 April 2016

A team have created a new form of personalised medicine, which could mean correct doses of drugs for transplant...

11 April 2016

Could the forgotten vitamin K have life saving properties?

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

Brain training apps are a huge market, but do they actually work?

23 March 2016

DNA from 18th century teeth reveals plague secrets