Can we use a blood test to predict suicidal behaviour?

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among young people and worldwide there is approximately one person every 40 seconds who takes their own life. For every person who commits suicide, there are many more people who attempt it each year. There is a strong link between a persons mental health and their suicide…

New promising treatment for HIV found?

For years researchers and doctors have struggled to successfully treat or prevent HIV/AIDS. The virus can rapidly mutate and become resistant to many of the therapies we have thrown its way. Currently, the standard treatment involves the use of drugs called anti-retrovirals that act to stop the virus from creating copies of itself or stop…