Answers to Medicine Questions

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27 March 2018

Caller Richard had a question for our own Chris Smith

27 March 2018

How do they know if their queen dies?

27 March 2018

It's not *that* bad, Cambridge University's Bobby Seagull explained why.

27 March 2018

Genetists, Giles Yeo, crunched the numbers...

20 February 2018

Are CEOs more likely to be psychopaths than other people?

20 February 2018

Why is guilt such a variable emotion?

20 February 2018

What's the science behind this condition?

20 February 2018

Can our brains be stimulated to make us commit crimes?

20 February 2018

How common is conflict with love rivals in the animal kingdom?

06 February 2018

We strip off and go running in the snow to answer this query from Trent.

16 January 2018

Why does weightlifting lead to larger muscles?

16 January 2018

What is high-intensity training, and how does it work?

16 January 2018

Is there any health benefit to going gluten free if you're not gluten intolerant?

16 January 2018

Is there a difference between running outside and running on a treadmill?

16 January 2018

We hear a lot about sugar, salt and fat. Is there a single 'worst' culprit for bad health?

16 January 2018

Does this new trend have any science backing it up?

16 January 2018

Some stress is good for you - how do you know when you've got too much on?

16 January 2018

Does a change take place inside our brains when we drop off?

16 January 2018

Can fad diets do more harm than good?

19 December 2017

Fish sometimes open their mouths, but is it yawning?

05 December 2017

And what about mental health?

05 December 2017

There a NEW dating app in town...

05 December 2017

Would you WANT to?