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 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 Shocking Health Stories: Orgasms, Pets Using Cannabis and HIV

This week sees a surprising mix of health news developments including: how socks can increase orgasms, a new HIV drug in the U.K. and...

Want to Look Young and Slow Down Aging? Eat Broccoli

A new study by Washington University School of Medicine published in the journal Cell Metabolism has found that there is an enzyme in some...