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07 January 2007

If we store seasonal fruit and vegetables will they still have all the same nutrients as when they're fresh?

07 January 2007

What causes the tremor seen in heavy coffee drinkers, and is that related to dopamine like with Parkinson's...

07 January 2007

Does peanut butter help to lower your cholesterol?

07 January 2007

If you don't eat enough cholesterol - does your body not just make it anyway?

07 January 2007

It's recommended that we eat 5 portions of fruit and vegetables a day. So I'd like to know, if I liquidise...

07 January 2007

Do high roasted coffee beans cause cancer?

17 December 2006

Humans spend all our lives one way up. So when we stand on our heads, everything is upside down. Bats spend half their...

17 December 2006

Is it true that if you add fizzy mixers to alcoholic spirits you get drunk more quickly than if you added the same...

17 December 2006

When you fry popadoms, why does it curl upwards away from the layer of oil?

17 December 2006

Can the muscles in the lower part of the bowel be repaired?

10 December 2006

While I'm working, what percentage of my brain is being used?

03 December 2006

What limits the length of the human life?

03 December 2006

What happens physiologically when the body is cut off from oxygen?

26 November 2006

I have a lazy eye. It can't be rectified because it's something to do with the brain not connecting with the...

26 November 2006

If the retina is grown on the back of the eye, as a part of the back of the eye, why does it seem to detach so easily,...

26 November 2006

I had a detached retina in 1980. Although it was repaired in 1982, would it be possible to make it better than it is...

26 November 2006

A car across the street has a flashing blue security light that's very faint when you look straight at it. But...

19 November 2006

I am having an argument with a friend, about whether or not body odour is a matter of fact or opinion. Can you...

12 November 2006

Why does your hair turn grey as you get older?

05 November 2006

Do white blood cells multiply by mitosis?

05 November 2006

How many different things can we memorise, what is the most anyone could memorise?

05 November 2006

When I got towards retirement age, I started to get hairs growing out of my nose and my ears. Why?

05 November 2006

Why is memory triggered by smells and music etc?

05 November 2006

Why after eating asparagus does your urine smell so strong?