Medicine

Articles about medicine, physiology, pathology, microbiology, drugs, food, neuroscience and psychology...

08 May 2020

When you're swabbed for coronavirus infection, what are they looking for, and how does that differ from an...

07 May 2020

Could the sound of your voice help fight Covid-19 in the future?

26 April 2020

Clinical trials are now underway on a novel vaccine against COVID-19. Will it work?

23 April 2020

China and Europe likely to see different effect of coronavirus-related air pollution drop....

15 April 2020

Where did these viruses come from, and how do they grow in our cells?

12 April 2020

Will patients be able to eat gluten again?

26 March 2020

Covid-19: How unprecedented data sharing has led to faster-than-ever outbreak research...

24 February 2020

If you knew you were going to be on dialysis in four years time, would you do something about it?

18 February 2020

A Naked Scientists intern turned DNA sleuth updates us on where she's got to...

16 January 2020

How much do we understand chronic pain?

23 December 2019

You are free to choose what you eat, but you are not free of the consequences

19 December 2019

CRISPR provides hope for sickle cell treatment...

03 December 2019

What do you get when you sample a fish tank for DNA?

31 October 2019

Electrical stimulation may help people overcome freezing episodes in Parkinson's Disease patients...

24 October 2019

Why people’s misperceptions about climate change, vaccinations are so hard to shake...

21 October 2019

Planning to get in shape with a diet? Research suggests this can actually make matters worse...

20 October 2019

Does nature resort to the same tactics used by plant breeders?

18 October 2019

People raised in cities, with less animal contact and a narrow range of microbial exposures, are more prone to health...

17 October 2019

Scientists speed up the evolution of yeast to create tastier and healthier alcohol

13 October 2019

Measuring which microorganisms are in a person’s gut and how they influence overall health is now a reality...

10 October 2019

Antibiotic resistance: How did we get here?

03 October 2019

Better understanding sensory perception could help people with autism and dyslexia

26 September 2019

Can poor food choices can lower your cognitive abilities and cost you your grades?

24 September 2019

What must material scientists consider when they design new materials that make up hip and dental implants?