Lydia Hales

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What’s sex like when you can feel colours and taste sounds? For people with synaesthesia, the world can appear very different

People with synaesthesia experience a blending of the senses that might make flowers sound like bells or the word ‘Tuesday’ feel dark blue. When it comes to sex and orgasm, the experiences can be dramatic.

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

People with synaesthesia experience a blending of the senses that might make flowers sound like bells or the word ‘Tuesday’ feel dark blue. When it comes to sex and orgasm, the experiences can be dramatic.

What’s sex like when you can feel colours and taste sounds? For people with synaesthesia, the world can appear very different
How functional fitness trains body for daily tasks and five exercises to get you started

Our bodies use muscles and joints every day that do not get enough attention in the gym. We talk to people who want to build their strength and stability for common activities, and the instructors who are helping them

28 Feb 2018 - 8:02PM

Our bodies use muscles and joints every day that do not get enough attention in the gym. We talk to people who want to build their strength and stability for common activities, and the instructors who are helping them

How functional fitness trains body for daily tasks and five exercises to get you started
Alzheimer’s: 30-year wait is over for early-warning blood test that’s highly accurate

The test detects with 90 per cent accuracy the build-up of a protein in the brain that’s linked to the disease. It can appear decades before dementia symptoms become apparent

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

The test detects with 90 per cent accuracy the build-up of a protein in the brain that’s linked to the disease. It can appear decades before dementia symptoms become apparent

Alzheimer’s: 30-year wait is over for early-warning blood test that’s highly accurate