Answers to Medicine Questions

Medicine, physiology, pathology, bacteria and viruses, pharmacology, food, hormones, neuroscience and psychology...

01 October 2021

Why can we catch some diseases more than once, but others give us lifelong immunity?

28 September 2021

Does ethnobotany have the solution to antibiotic resistant superbugs?

03 September 2021

From digestion to absorption to incorporation: how long does it take for food to become part of us?

24 August 2021

Can we link historic pandemics back to different strains of coronavirus?

24 August 2021

A trip down plague lane with Kyle Harper

24 August 2021

Why crises cause humanitarian disasters and disease outbreaks...

27 July 2021

The Joint Committee of Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) have elected not to vaccinate 12 to 16 year olds...

27 July 2021

With Japan so far away for some, how do time differences affect athletic performance...

27 July 2021

Millions of work and school days have been lost as people are pinged by the UK Covid-19 app...

27 July 2021

How individual instincts are taken into account when animals are reintroduced to the wild...

27 July 2021

Athletes will have to perform to empty stadia and award their own medals...

27 July 2021

Is opening up in the face of significant case numbers genius, or morally reprehensible?

05 July 2021

Could playing the bagpipes help your lungs recover after you've had COVID?

29 June 2021

Could the microbiome of the lungs be the difference between asymptomatic and symptomatic COVID-19?

29 June 2021

What are ultra-processed foods, and what are they doing to us?

29 June 2021

If they ate the same things, would their gut bugs be the same?

29 June 2021

The trillions of organisms in the human body - how do they get there?

29 June 2021

Lemon and lime juice - if it gets on your skin - can cause a nasty rash in the sun. Why?

29 June 2021

Brain and bodyweight expert Giles Yeo says 'calories don't count'. Why?

29 June 2021

How does full sugar compare to artificial sweeteners?

02 March 2021

How can you make a normal TV look 3D?

23 February 2021

What were the health impacts of the vastly different diets and lifestyles of aristocrats and peasants?