A new study sheds light on proprioception, the sense a person uses to understand the position of their body parts. Here’s a challenge: Close your eyes and then try touching your nose with your finger.
Environmental and external factors such as smoking, drinking, sun exposure and air pollution account for nine in 10 cancers, new study shows Up to nine in 10 cancers are caused by environmental and external
Upbeat moods spread through social networks but depression does not, scientists have found Sad friends will not bring you down but upbeat moods are contagious a new study has shown. Researchers at the
Constant monitoring, noise, and other interruptions can keep people awake through the night—and their health can suffer as a result. It’s a common complaint—if you spend a night in the hospital, you probably
The human brain continues to regenerate even in adulthood, thanks to adult neurogenesis, or the birth of new neurons from parental neural stem cells. Scrape a knee. Pull a muscle. Hell, break an arm. can
More than 1,700 women and girls who have undergone female genital mutilation have been treated by the NHS since April, according to the first official figures to be published on the numbers of FGM cases