Medicine Feb 20
Medicine
A type of treatment for multiple sclerosis that 'resets' the immune system may stop progression of the disease in nearly half of patients. In a new study, led by Imperial College London , the treatment prevented symptoms of severe disease from worsening for five years, in 46 per cent of patients.
History Feb 20
History

A new book by Dr Sarah Chaney from Queen Mary University of London charts the delicate and often misunderstood history of self-harm in Britain.

Medicine Feb 20
Medicine

The sharp pain shoots to the face or teeth and seriously torments patients. Known as trigeminal neuralgia, it is one of the worst chronic nerve pains.

Agronomy Feb 20
Agronomy

Child obesity ‘35-40%' inherited from parents, study finds. Around 35-40 per cent of a child's BMI – how fat or thin they are – is inherited from their parents, a new study has found.

Medicine Feb 20
Medicine

New molecules which scientists hope could one day become drugs for both cancer and diabetes have been created at the University of Bath.