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Getty ImagesBattle of the sexes in the battle of the bulge: male and female brains react to fat differentlyResearchers found that differences between the male and female brain lead to greater inflammation... Getty ImagesPacking on the pounds: Rapid weight loss just as good as slow and steady in maintaining weightWe're often told that if you want to maintain weight loss long-term, it's important to take a... Getty ImagesQuitting smoking boosts cancer survival chances, even if you've already got itQuitting smoking upon receiving a cancer diagnosis could mean the difference between life and death... Getty ImagesAvoid the 'fat table': Where you sit in a restaurant could be sabotaging your dietIf you're watching your weight and eating out, it would be worth choosing a well-lit table by a... Getty ImagesStress and the sexes: How men and women freak out differentlyAnyone who has witnessed their partner stress out will attest to the fact that men and women seem... Getty ImagesA small helping of yoghurt could be key in detecting colorectal cancerA simple serving of yoghurt could soon replace uncomfortable colonoscopies in detecting colorectal... Getty ImagesRest up: Sleep deprivation makes us immoralBe careful making big decisions if you've had a sleepless night — US research suggests that... Getty ImagesSmashed schoolies: A fifth of Schoolies blowing 0.08 on breath-testsWith HSC exams starting today, local experts are warning teenagers about the dangers of getting... Getty ImagesMen twice as likely to die from weak bonesMen are twice as likely to die from hip fractures as women, prompting experts to warn men to look... Getty ImagesStrap an ice pack to your fat to blitz itApplying an ice pack for 30 minutes to fatty areas of the body could help you lose weight,... Getty ImagesSmoking cannabis 'won't make you more creative'From writers to painters to film directors, many artists have sworn by mind-altering substances,... Getty ImagesTired doctors 'prescribe more antibiotics'Doctors are at risk of over-prescribing antibiotics in the afternoons due to tiredness from a day... Getty ImagesFit people five times more likely to survive surgeryIf you've been told you need surgery, you might want to get to the gym quick smart — a new... Getty ImagesLearn a language to make your brain work fasterLearning a second language won't just impress your mates and make travelling easier — it can... Getty ImagesNew drug that stops you wanting to drink more alcohol on the horizonPeople in the UK who drink the equivalent of six standard alcoholic drinks a day are to be given a... Getty ImagesCuriosity is the key to boosting your memoryWhether you're a university student preparing for end-of-year exams or you just want to get better... Getty ImagesAnxious and stressed women more likely to get Alzheimer's diseaseWomen who are paranoid, stressed or moody are twice as likely to get Alzheimer's disease, according... Getty ImagesSniff sniff: Poor sense of smell could be a predictor of early deathOlder people's sense of smell could be a predictor of their odds of living a long life, according... Getty ImagesPot smoking teens could be putting their immune systems at riskSmoking marijuana in adolescence could have an adverse effect on the immune system and cause... Getty ImagesImmune system plays a key role in ageing: scientistsTargeting the immune system could be used to reverse cognitive decline in older people, according...
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