Skip to main content
I'm looking for...
Filter by
Showing 1 - 10 of 35 results

How will you live better in 2019?

The start of a new year is a chance to not only reflect on the past year, but an opportunity to set goals for the year ahead.

Meet Lucy Wills, the woman who transformed pregnancy nutrition

How one woman’s discovery led to the prevention of countless birth defects around the world.

Quiz: Do kidneys help your heart? Test your knowledge

We often see the heart and the kidneys as independent organs but the two are far more closely interconnected than you might think.

How Can Big Data Beat Big Disease?

Predicting outbreaks of a disease, from the passage of the Zika virus to a person’s predisposition to cancer, is crucial to our ability to fight back—and big data is at the front of that battle.

Genomics: A revolution in health care?

Drugs affect people differently and we’re increasingly understanding why. For many of us, it’s down to our genes.

The women who paved the way for the contraceptive pill

Female contraception has changed the world – Margaret Sanger & Katharine Dexter McCormick fought to make it a reality.

Heart Disease: How One Gene Makes All The Difference

With a regular human genome consisting of 46 chromosomes and around 20,000 genes made up of 3 billion base pairs of DNA, just a slight alteration to our genetic code is enough to cause us disease.

Can Cell Therapy Beat the Most Difficult Diseases?

There are some 7,000 intractable diseases with no known treatment, but medicine hasn’t given up, and in an effort to treat intractable diseases we are turning to the very building blocks of our bodies.

Why Taking Our Meds Right Matters

As many as half of all patients don’t take their medication as recommended.

Why Pregnancy Means Less Licorice and More Supplements

The foods eaten in pregnancy matter more than ever—they’re the building blocks of the baby.


Back to top