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12 October 2018

Young people are drinking less or not starting to drink alcohol at all, a new study finds.

11 October 2018

How thyroxine controls retinal development...

05 October 2018

Scientists have found cracks in elephants skin which keep them cool and liked this cracking to a common, genetic skin...

27 September 2018

How much sun is too much? Scientists have made a wristband sensor that will tell us just that...

19 July 2018

Circumcision is preventing tens of thousands of cases of HIV infection, a new study from Zimbabwe has confirmed this...

16 July 2018

A hearing aid system that uses light to send sound signals into the nervous system has been developed by researchers in...

13 July 2018

A new growth-factor based treatment treatment to regenerate hearts after a heart attack has been discovered by Oxford...

06 July 2018

Coffee could help reduce the risk of chronic diseases...

24 June 2018

Marriage protects against heart disease and strokes, new research has revealed...

14 June 2018

Being hungry makes you moody - hangry - and also puts you in a negative emotional state, new research has shown...

31 May 2018

Strong social ties may preserve memory in old age, according to a new study conducted at the Ohio State University.

25 May 2018

What impact could a more active commute have for your heart health?

12 January 2018

Scientists grow functioning muscle in the lab

21 December 2017

Scientists have found that immune system cells provide growth hormones to the developing embryo...

30 November 2017

A brain hormone that controls water balance in the body also plays a key role in creating new blood cells, a new study...

23 November 2017

Cancers carry microbes with them when they spread around the body, suggesting that bacteria might promote the process,...

23 November 2017

New hair-thin brain probe could revolutionise how we record brain activity

09 November 2017

Carbon nanotubes could be as bad for you as asbestos, a new UK study has shown.

09 November 2017

Doctors in Germany have used gene therapy to grow a complete new epidermis for a boy with a life-threatening inherited...

12 October 2017

A cholesterol injection can reduce the damage done by a heart attack, new research has shown.

12 October 2017

Fever during pregnancy might cause development heart and facial abnormalities, a new study has shown.

05 October 2017

The condition polycystic kidney disease, also known as PKD, has been recreated using stem cells in a culture dish by...

05 October 2017

A gene therapy technique that can help to repair the retina and restore lost vision has been tested successfully on...