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infectious diseases

Math helps understand how human behaviour spreads infectious diseases

The new model could allow scientists to better prevent undesirable outcomes.

16 Aug 2018 11:27 AM

Boys have more tightly knit band of friends than girls: Study

Males tended to cluster together more in each mixed-sex school in the survey.

26 Jul 2018 12:57 PM

Childhood environment may determine testosterone levels in men

Aspects of male reproductive function remain changeable into adolescence.

28 Jun 2018 5:06 PM

Spotty weather takes toll

Alternating rain, sunshine sees city residents fall prey to flu.

17 Oct 2017 1:50 AM

Statins may help fight typhoid, malaria, says study

According to researches, a common cholesterol-lowering drug could help fight a host of diseases by clearing out bacteria from the system.

23 Aug 2017 8:09 AM


Women handle cold and coughs better

It turns out that men might actually be weaker when it comes to defending themselves against coughs and colds.

16 Dec 2016 12:08 AM

Fear of needles? New technology on its way

Biomedical engineer Mark Kendall’s needle-free Nanopatch is tinier than a postage stamp but huge on potential impact.

24 Nov 2016 12:17 AM