Answers to Medicine Questions

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03 October 2017

Would your intestines grow back after some of them were removed?

26 September 2017

Alexandra Ashcroft recruits Vayu Maini Rekdal to cook up an answer to Zettie's question

22 August 2017

If we could photosynthesise, Mark asks, how much green skin would we need to make enough energy to live our normal...

15 August 2017

Does washing up liquid leave behind toxic residue on our dishes?

08 August 2017

And if so what can we do about it?

08 August 2017

What does science say we should do to be happy?

08 August 2017

Can exposure to light change our body clock?

08 August 2017

We put our panel through their paces with a summer-themed quiz!

08 August 2017

Wonder woman poses at the ready...

08 August 2017

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13 June 2017

Does cramming work? What's the best way to prepare for an exam?

13 June 2017

It's the age-old stereotype, but is there any fact in it?

13 June 2017

As we get older, is there anything we can do to help maintain our cognitive skills?

23 May 2017

If our evolutionary purpose is simply to have children, then what's the point of being old?

23 May 2017

Why do some parts of the body speed up as we get older, whilst others deteriorate?

23 May 2017

I've heard that muscles can waste in space because of decreased gravity. Does that mean astronauts return to Earth...

23 May 2017

Looking at some things, like an overflowing bin, or someone being sick, can be enough to put you right off your...

16 May 2017

Or are we doomed to make poor decisions forever?

04 April 2017

Is there any way to make saving money easier?

04 April 2017

Do the big brands use tricks to get you to buy stuff?