Thumb-Sucking and Nail-Biting Children Less Likely to Develop Allergies

Bad habits such as thumb-sucking and nail biting may have some benefit attached says a new study while also strongly advocating against encouraging children...

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...

Cannabis in Your Coffee at Boulder

Two local startups, Native Jack in Louisville and SteepFuze in Boulder are mixing coffee beans with cannabidiol (CBD), the non-psychoactive compound of the cannabis...

Shyft Launches On-Site Mindfulness Meditation for Workers

Shyft, a science company in California has launched 30 minute guided on-site meditation classes that aids mindfulness, reducing stress in the corporate workplace as...

Aids Campaigners Win NHS Court Battle

National Aids Trust (NAT), an Aids charity has won a High Court battle, allowing a preventative treatment for HIV to be funded by the...

Tinder Users Suffer Low Self-Esteem and Body Disatisfaction

According to research conducted in the US, people who use the hook-up dating app, Tinder have a more negative self-perception compared to non-users. The Research The...

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...

Heart Problems: Racism Increases Risk of Death from Heart Disease

 A study published in Psychological Science by psychological scientist Jordan Leitner et al, from University of California, Berkeley, suggests that people who live in...

Bacteria outsmart antibiotics by sharing their weapons, study says

Antibiotic resistance is becoming a major issue with as many as 23,000 people dying in the US alone because of bacterial infections that have...

13 Facts On the Top 25 Sustainable Cities of the World

A report by Arcadis, a design and consultancy firm, and the Centre for Economic and Business Research has examined a number of cities to...