Latest National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Stories

Study: Children Trust Information From Nice Adults
2013-10-29 19:07:29

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Researchers at The University of Texas at Dallas wrote in the journal Developmental Science that children are more likely to trust an adult’s advice if they are nice. Scientists looked into how preschoolers decide whom to believe when they are being provided two conflicting pieces of information by a nice or mean adult. “We need to find the conditions under which children and adults are susceptible to accepting inaccurate...

2013-07-22 13:22:05

-Only 40 per cent of women happy with fertility discussions with their doctor compared to 64 per cent of men -Sperm banking has been available for over 30 years -Egg freezing has only just become available Young female cancer patients are unhappy about the way fertility preservation options are discussed with them by doctors before starting cancer treatment, according to a new study by researchers from the University of Sheffield and The Children's Hospital, Sheffield. The pioneering...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).