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‘Tickling’ your ear could be good for your heart
Stimulating nerves in your ear could improve the health of your heart, researchers have discovered.

Researchers find clue to stopping Alzheimer's-like diseases
Tiny differences in mice that make them peculiarly resistant to a family of conditions that includes Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease may provide clues for treatments in humans.


Triathlon win for Alistair Brownlee
Congratulations to Leeds alumni Alistair and Jonny Brownlee who won a gold and silver medal respectively in the Triathlon at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Physiological Society Teaching Prize for Dr Lewis
Physiological Society Teaching Prize for Dr Lewis