Credit: CC0 Public Domain People who worked long hours had a higher risk of stroke, especially if they worked those hours for 10 years or more, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal . Researchers reviewed data from CONSTANCES, a French population-based study group started in 2012, forRead more

Using social media isn’t directly harming teenagers – but it can cut down the time they spend doing healthy things like sleeping and exercising. In the UK, nine out of 10 teenagers have an social media profile and many people are concerned about the impact it can have on mental health.Read more

Deaf Student Gives Science A New Language There are many wonderful aspects of science. After all, there are new discoveries being made every day, and many can’t wait to learn all about the field. What happens when you need to learn it all another way? This deaf student has given science a newRead more

T cells (T lymphocytes) are a type of white blood cell that help the body fight disease. A cold environment, which is known to induce suppression of the anti-tumor immune response, was found to encourage cancer growth in an animal study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy ofRead more