Tuesday, July 14, 2020

SCOTTISH scientists are to create the first hearing aid that can read lips. The gadget will use a tiny camera to identify the patterns of...

A joint research project at Edinburgh and Harvard Universities may have identified the science behind hunger pangs.Scientists at both research centres have identified brain...

A DEAF woman spent almost three days in a Tayside hospital without being provided with a sign language interpreter.A report from the Scottish Public...

A CLINICAL company is calling for diabetes-sufferers in Glasgow to sign up to a range of studies.Synexus, the world's largest multinational company dedicated to...

SUICIDES in Scotland have fallen by 19% in the last decade, according to new statistics.A BBC Panorama documentary, A Suicide in the Family, shown...

A £1.5m partnership will provide a new care facility for Scots diagnosed with autism.East Dunbartonshire Council has joined forces with the National Autistic Society...

A drug that breaks up blood clots in the brains of stroke patients could be used more widely than at present without increased risk,...

A report published on Sunday by the Cabinet Office estimates that 80,000 people could die in the UK from antibiotic resistant infections.The National Risk...

A NEW app has been launched to help young people manage mental health problems.The app and educational programme was launched today at an event...

OLDER blood is "as safe" for transfusions as fresh supplies, according to a new study.Research has found that giving freshly-donated blood to patients yields...

GENES  linked with a greater risk of developing autism may also be associated with higher intelligence, according to a new study. Researchers at Edinburgh University...

SALAD is on the menu if the latest bid to improve the Scottish diet is approved by the government. Ministers are being urged to beef...

THE higher skin cancer death rate among Scots men could be explained by the fact they got more tumours on their backs.Scottish Women diagnosed...

OVER half of Scots think their partner is overweight but nearly a third are too scared to say anything, according to a recent study. The...

A TERRIFIED mother saved her daughter with seconds to spare when she almost strangled to death on a cot bumper.Debbie MacDonald woke to shrieks...

The University of Edinburgh is developing a new drug to help women who have suffered repeated miscarriages maintain their pregnancy. The researchers at The Royal...

SCOTS scientists have made a huge breakthrough in the pursuit of printing artificial organs. Scientists at Edinburgh's Heriot-Watt team have been wrestling with the problem...

A RECENT study by the University of Edinburgh has uncovered new findings which show the effects smoking has on the brain. The study shows that...

SCOTLAND’S biggest health board has asked Google to stop listing its complaints department as the main telephone number in search results. Greater Glasgow and Clyde...

Older women with breast cancer could avoid radiotherapy, without harming their chances of survival according to scientists at the University of Edinburgh. The international study...
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