Drinking Four Cups of Coffee Is Probably Safe
The most comprehensive review of evidence on health consequences of caffeine use has just been published.
Babies Floating in Fluid-Filled Bags
A lab has successfully gestated premature lambs in artificial wombs. Are humans next?
Here’s Why Some People Have More Anxious Thoughts Than Others
When my journalism career was just reaching cruising altitude, I was invited to appear on a local...
Kidney cancer rates are increasing, so what’s fuelling the surge?
We look at the possible reasons behind the recent rise in kidney cancer rates.
News digest – ‘Weak spots’ in breast cancer, altering diets, cycling to work and… pints of strawberries?
‘Weak spots’ in breast cancer, altering diets, cycling to work and… pints of strawberries? Here's our weekly news...
Taking advantage of cancers’ abnormal metabolism could lead to a new way to ‘starve’ tumours
Our researchers in Glasgow might have found a way to shut down certain cancer cells’ fuel supply with...