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Getty ImagesImmune system plays a key role in ageing: scientistsTargeting the immune system could be used to reverse cognitive decline in older people, according... Getty ImagesAntibiotics failure rates rising: studyPatients might not be so quick to sigh a relief when they get a course of antibiotics — a... Getty ImagesYoga and meditation hope for paralysis and neurodegenerative treatmentsPeople who practice yoga and meditation over long periods are better equipped to control specially... Getty ImagesPerfectionism 'a hidden suicide risk'Feeling pressure to be perfect could be putting people at risk of suicide, according to experts who... Getty ImagesExercise helps the body 'clean out' depressive chemicalsIt's no secret that exercise helps ease stress and subsequent depression, but until now scientists... Getty ImagesGenes control whether or not you enjoy the taste of alcohol: studyVariations of a gene that controls how we respond to bitterness could explain why some people enjoy... Getty ImagesWatch your waistband: Going up a skirt size increases your breast cancer riskIf you've been noticing your skirt size going up every decade, be warned — your breast cancer... Getty ImagesFruit and veggies make us happier, not just healthier: studyFill up on five or more serves of fruit and vegies if you've been feeling flat — research... Getty ImagesAutism breakthroughs: brain waves and iron supplementsSticking electrodes on children's heads to measure how fast their brain responds to sights and... Getty ImagesAnti-ageing genes could actually be behind melanomaThe genes that are involved in preserving youth and warding off ageing surprisingly could also be... Getty ImagesBotox use 'halts young people's emotional development'Botox doesn't just have the ability to stop your face from moving — it may halt your social... Getty ImagesRevolutionary stem-cell paste could help repair bonesScientists hope to trigger new bone growth in patients suffering from osteoporosis using liquid... Getty ImagesGet fit for summer like World Championship surfer Sally FitzgibbonsAussie surf legend, Sally Fitzgibbons, has been riding the Californian Coast this week for the... Getty ImagesBaby height and weight 'signals likelihood of mental health disorders'How tall or heavy a baby is could one day be used to diagnose their likelihood of developing mental... Getty ImagesJoin a club with smart kids if you want to go to university: studyTeenagers who take part in extracurricular activities with students that get good grades have... Getty ImagesLooking at sexy pics of women makes men more selfish: studySingapore and Hong Kong researchers found that men who are shown pictures of sexy women feel less... Getty ImagesThe winner's checklist: Last-minute prep for the Sydney Running FestivalYou've been training for months, and have ramped up the kilometres you cover with each and every... Getty ImagesYour morning commute makes you happier than you think: studyCommuting to work by train, bus, bike or old-fashioned walking makes us happier than making the... ThinkstockOne in five US men have committed domestic violence: studyAlarming new statistics have emerged from the US showing that one in five men admit to having been... ThinkstockScent of attraction: We're attracted to the smell of people with the same political beliefsIt's not surprising that left-wingers are often attracted to lefties and right-wingers go for other...
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