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Even in the middle of a heart attack, women are less likely than men to think their symptoms are heart-related

Even in the middle of a heart attack, women are less likely than men to think their symptoms are heart-related

New Welsh research centre to improve understanding of the psychosocial factors that influence illness, disease, recovery

New Welsh research centre to improve understanding of the psychosocial factors that influence illness, disease, recovery

Study will focus on issues of "marriage"' and "'fatherhood"

Study will focus on issues of "marriage"' and "'fatherhood"

Young gay men experience high rates of anti-gay violence and harassment

Young gay men experience high rates of anti-gay violence and harassment

Unique project to find out if mobile phone masts, have an adverse effect on our health

Unique project to find out if mobile phone masts, have an adverse effect on our health

Men can live a long time after treatment for prostate cancer, and they deserve to have a good quality of life

Men can live a long time after treatment for prostate cancer, and they deserve to have a good quality of life

Two thirds of parents with babies born from donated embryos don't plan to tell their children about their origins

Two thirds of parents with babies born from donated embryos don't plan to tell their children about their origins

Current legislation on preimplantation genetic diagnosis in Germany does not reflect the views of the general public

Current legislation on preimplantation genetic diagnosis in Germany does not reflect the views of the general public

Link between rapid heartbeat after drinking alcohol and the addictive personality

Link between rapid heartbeat after drinking alcohol and the addictive personality

Computerised test that can help detect memory problems in older people

Computerised test that can help detect memory problems in older people

Primitive part of the brain plays a role in processing visual information unconsciously

Primitive part of the brain plays a role in processing visual information unconsciously

Virtual reality appears to dramatically change how the brain physically registers pain

Virtual reality appears to dramatically change how the brain physically registers pain

Second language that can be learned quickly and with amazing ease

Second language that can be learned quickly and with amazing ease

Being bilingual helps keep the brain sharper with age

Being bilingual helps keep the brain sharper with age

Research looks at why people gamble

Research looks at why people gamble

New insights into the way the brain blends and balances information from different senses

New insights into the way the brain blends and balances information from different senses

Study finds sports injuries preventable through psychology

Study finds sports injuries preventable through psychology

Treating post-traumatic stress disorder

Treating post-traumatic stress disorder

Why do grandparents systemically prefer some grandchildren to others?

Why do grandparents systemically prefer some grandchildren to others?

Perfectionism bad for your health

Perfectionism bad for your health