Medicine News Articles

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

03 January 2020

Hate cleaning? Wish things just wouldn’t get dirty? Technology to the rescue...

17 December 2019

DNA stores our biological blueprint, and it can now store the blueprint of common objects too...

16 December 2019

Poor living conditions is linked to depression in men, and anxiety in women...

30 November 2019

Destabilising addiction memories turns out to be a surprisingly effective long-term treatment for alcoholism...

29 November 2019

If you find it difficult to change your diet, look at what these bacteria did…

28 November 2019

Tiny micropolymers can preserve key nutrients in food supplements...

23 November 2019

The genetic changes that protect ash trees against ash dieback disease have been uncovered by UK scientists...

15 November 2019

In every generation there is about a 1% chance of a child’s father not actually being the mother’s husband...

10 November 2019

Enjoyment of pop songs is down to the uncertainty and surprise created by certain chords...

02 November 2019

Measles erases the immune system's memory of past infections, two new studies revealed this week...

01 November 2019

After decades, researchers have discovered how measles erases our immune system’s memory of past infections...

30 October 2019

Ditching a raft of genes helped marine mammals to adapt to life afloat...

02 October 2019

A small study found that exercise reduced the brain shrinkage rate in people at risk of Alzheimer's disease.

25 September 2019

Researchers find that restoring sensation in amputated legs seems to make walking easier...

06 September 2019

A strain of antibiotic-resistant bacteria absorb fewer nutrients, but thrive in hospital environments...

28 August 2019

Magnetic springs to break down microplastics

13 August 2019

The emotional wellbeing of both mothers and fathers prenatally can effect behavioural problems in toddlers

02 August 2019

During a music therapy session, the electrical signals in the brain of a therapist and patient are aligned.

01 August 2019

PE class could potentially be reevaluating one of its staple units, physical fitness assessments.

25 July 2019

Cigarette butts stunt plant growth...

12 July 2019

We point as if we're trying to reach out and touch something in the distance...

08 July 2019

The first complete full body map detailing the connections between neurons in worms has been drawn.

04 July 2019

Scientists have found a hidden weakness of the superbug MRSA...

27 June 2019

Can we improve balance with our calluses