By Lois Barker Sub-edited by Jasmine Wing One of the most popular conspiracy theories currently circulating is that mRNA (COVID-19 vaccines) will alter your DNA. Pseudoscientific content has been flooding social media networks such as […]
By Lois Barker Sub-edited by Jasmine Wing A team of scientists have travelled to Wuhan to improve communication and to increase the exchange of information in the wake of SARS-CoV-2, which was first discovered in […]
By Katie Reeves Sub-edited by Jasmine Wing The danger of antibiotic resistance is recognised by the World Health Organisation as one of the biggest overall threats to global health that we currently face. However, there […]
By Cloe Grampa | @cloylimon Sub-edited by Jasmine Wing | @jasminew_BN A new system to assess the risk of breast cancer which looks at multiple health factors has been developed by Cancer Research UK early […]
A study conducted by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, published in The Lancet on the 30th October found an association between Body Mass Index (BMI) and death risk.
Researchers collected data from various sources such as, anonymous data from the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) and the Office of National Statistics covering 3.6 million peoples’ primary care records and 9% of the UK’s general population. […]
By Haneen Hameed | @haneenhameed6 Subedited by Jasmine Wing | @jasminew_BN We try to escape our everyday stresses and tensions by “puffing it away”. Although smoking relieves stress for the time being however with the […]