Experiments with groups of college students suggest that keeping your smartphone out of sight can make it easier to focus on demanding mental tasks.
Something minor can develop into something chronic that’s harder to fix.
According to the National Institute of Statistics and Census, there are currently 626 centenarians living in Costa Rica.
Chemotherapy could allow cancer to spread, and trigger more aggressive tumours, a new study suggests.
Researchers from the Arctic University of Norway have sequenced the DNA from Greenland sharks – some of which were alive in the Georgian era.
Five groups of scientists criticize a widely publicized Nature paper from 2016 suggesting that humans can only live up to 115 years.
The less sleep kids get, the shorter the telomeres that cap off their chromosomes are – a sign of ageing that has been linked to cancer and heart disease