Instagram responsible for the rise in mental health issues amongst young people

A recent survey conducted by an independent an charity focused on health education, the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH), shows that social media...

ARM computer chips being developed for brain injury implants

ARM holdings, leader in microprocessor intellectual property, are to provide chips for brain injury implants. ARM will being providing processors for implants to be...

Air-Ink: the start-up turning air pollution into ink

In 1952, the city of London suffered from three days of would be called “The Great Smog”. A phenomenon where high concentration of pollutants...

Brits aware of managing blood pressure and cholesterol for cardiovascular health but still ill...

By Dr Niamh O’Kennedy, research scientist in cardiovascular health, based at University of Aberdeen Research published today shows alarming numbers of over 45s are still...

Breath Test Detects 17 Diseases, Including Cancer

  A team of 45 international researchers from five countries has found that diseases can be detected through breathalyzers, characterized by different breath signatures. The Study The...

Why Does Multitasking Make You Depressed and Less Productive?

Multitasking is a by-word for productivity, right? Apparently estimates are that you can lose up to 40 percent of your productivity whilst multitasking. Around 40...

How Carrie Fisher’s Death Is Empowering Women To Protect Against The Risk Of Heart...

By Dr Niamh O’Kennedy, research scientist in cardiovascular health, based at University of Aberdeen “WELL I GUESS YOU DON’T KNOW EVERYTHING ABOUT WOMEN YET” Princess Leia,...

How to Tackle Holiday Stress? Quit Facebook, Eat Superfoods and Sleep

Christmas is a time for joy, peace and good will towards all men, right? Or does rushing for last minute presents, engaging in family...

How Cold Weather Can Affect Your Blood Circulation

By Dr Niamh O’Kennedy*, honorary research scientist at the University of Aberdeen With winter finally here, what many don’t know is that the cold impacts how...

5 Innovative Ways Denmark and France Are Tackling Food Waste at Christmas

Christmas is a time for over-indulgence and over-spending, which increases the amount of garbage deposited into trashcans. As Christmas dinner leads to mince pies...