Tag Archives: health

A refreshing sensor

Alcohol may come in a variety of different forms, from fine wine to cold ciders; the environment and situation which one    ... more

Aromatic allegations

Human beings seem to have five key senses, these being sight, hearing, touch, taste and smell. Certain individuals may suggest humans    ... more

A cardiovascular evaluation

The heart is one of the most important organs in the human body, a muscular organ responsible for circulating blood around    ... more

Green magic from China

Matcha, a finely ground green tea, it has been enjoyed by the Japanese for centuries. It originates from the Camellia sinensis    ... more

In the spirit of dynamic breathe

Kundalini yoga is a form of yoga influenced by Shaktism and Tantra schools of Hinduism. It is considered to work with human energies through practice of meditation, chanting    ... more

A charitable concept

With the numerous options to support charities available, certain retailers aim to make supporting a charity easier by automatically donating a    ... more

Voluntary well-being

The act of volunteering may be an activity undertaken for several reasons. Whether seeking to meet new people, gain new skills    ... more

A breath of fresh air

The Ministry of Social Affairs and Health in Finland has adopted an action plan – "Roadmap towards a smoke-free Finland" – with    ... more

Thawing through the law

Last week, the landmark case regarding the cryonic freezing of a terminal 14 year-old was settled by the Honorable Mr. Justice    ... more

Die Deutschen wanderer

This year from July 13th to the 16th, the OutDoor trade fair took place for its twenty-second year in Friedrichshafen, south    ... more

An unexpected relationship

New evidence suggests that the psoriasis skin condition may be associated with the eye condition retinal vein occlusion (RVO). The complexity    ... more

The rejuvenating effects of fasting

The benefits of fasting are well known, it has been shown consistently that it may prolong lifespan and ameliorate conditions related    ... more

A leg to stand on

An innovative prosthetic leg design that anchors directly onto the bone has just been approved by the FDA. The design may    ... more

Getting a fix on DNA

A team of researchers at the Lomonosov Moscow State University, led by Professor Vasily M. Studitsky has found an entirely new    ... more

New blood

The UK’s National Health Service (NHS) has announced the first trial to give synthetic blood to human volunteers. Scientists are aiming    ... more

Broad strokes

A new test might be able to detect every virus that someone has ever harboured from a single drop of blood.    ... more

A wider frame of mind

The most comprehensive evidence to date of schizophrenia’s causes has been produced by an international team of scientists led by researchers    ... more

Refreshing the memory

According to new research at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), memories that have “vanished” through amnesia might now possibly be restored.    ... more

Teenage breakthrough

As a 15-year-old sophomore at North County High School, Maryland, US, Jack Andraka may be far from an average young man.    ... more

A CRISPR understanding

Last week, Nature Biotechnology published a report voicing thoughts from leading researchers, ethicists and business leaders from across the world on    ... more

Ahead of the pack

A newly discovered type of stem cell may allow human organ tissue to be grown inside large animals for research and    ... more

A rush of blood

Scientists have discovered an enzyme that may be able to change a person’s blood type by cutting away antigens in types    ... more

Age before science

Scientists may have learned how to reverse human ageing. Researchers from the Salk Institute in the US and the Chinese Academy    ... more

Bare-bones investigation

The Museum of London has reportedly announced new, ground-breaking research to be undertaken on skeletons from the collection, adding to their    ... more

NASA flexes their muscles

Last night, NASA rocketed off an advanced material from Cape Canaveral in Florida to the International Space Station aiming to examine    ... more

Towards brighter skies

A leading Chinese weather scientist has stated the effects that climate change might have on infrastructure projects and the health the    ... more

The path of least resistance

The first new antibiotic to be discovered in 30 years was recently unearthed by an international team of scientists. It has    ... more

Health enterprise innovation

Health and Life Sciences leaders across the Liverpool City Region have joined forces to create the most connected health and life    ... more

Sustainably eat, pray and love

In Bali, a meeting with Ketut Liyer– the loveable medicine man brought to fame in Eat, Pray, Love- might be seen    ... more

Fresh perspective on hand

Challenging the body and mind with new perspectives on health - this is the concept driving one of the latest health    ... more

A savoury new ideal

Sea salt, produced by the evaporation of sea water bespeaks of a more natural state. While far from aiding the sodium content    ... more

Confidence in a healthier alternative

Electronic cigarettes (e- cigarettes) are aiming to help a large number of individuals around the world improve their health by changing    ... more

The saccharine truth

Native to the tropical regions of Asia, sugarcane has fast become one of the healthiest options to include in the diet    ... more

A cultural quirk

From as early as the Neolithic period, alcohol has been present in the lives of civilisation and from then onwards, a    ... more

Modern day medicine

In the modern era technology plays a vital role in everyday life; it helps to organise, plan, schedule, socialise and entertain.    ... more

The revolutionary pint glass

An ambitious project from Drinkaware is calling for unit measure lines to be printed on pub glasses to help increase alcohol    ... more

A lasting impact

A decade ago the Republic of Ireland introduced the world’s very first smoking ban for the workplace. The initial impact sparked    ... more

A topic of debate

The debate on protein’s role in general health, as a dietary need and supplement, has been in heavy discussion over the    ... more

The trend about to change

The growing social trend described as an ‘online drinking game’ has hit its aim in achieving global status. Like all trends    ... more

The health benefits of social media

A discovery linking social gaming to weight reduction has been made by researchers from the Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island.    ... more

Success in London health craze

In 2010, Mayor of London Boris Johnson launched the capital’s cycle hire scheme in collaboration with Barclays. Four years later and    ... more

How to make your future self thank you

Engaging in any form of sports and ensuring a healthy, balanced diet are some of the most productive ways of transforming    ... more

Resolution change

The New Year’s Resolution seems to have become one of the Western world’s most famous traditions; an act of promise, self-improvement    ... more

New protein discovered with antibiotic-like properties

Since the discovery of antibiotics by Alexander Fleming in 1928, we have strived to maintain a clean and bacteria free environment.    ... more

Healthy caffeine

An estimated 400 million people may sip on a hot mug of coffee today, at breakfast, lunch break and any given    ... more

Sugar and spice and all things nice

What are little boys made of? Snips and snails, and puppy dogs tails. What are little girls made of? Sugar and    ... more

Live longer in a nutshell

A recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine reinforces the health benefits of regularly eating nuts and concludes    ... more

Coleen Rooney reveals the benefits of Technoshape

The nation's mum ambassador Coleen Rooney has revealed the use of Technoshape in her training regime to help regain a flawless    ... more

Three Chelsea Pensioners

British life expectancy

A 2012 year-end report from the Office for National Statistics has revealed that people in Britain are living on average six    ... more