Having sex can make you BRAINIER – especially in the first flushes of love

Having sex can make you BRAINIER – especially in the first flushes of love People in new relationships had more nerve growth, which boosts alertnessSex may also encourage growth of brain cells in part of brain responsible for memory and learning And protect against mental decline by bringing more nutrients to the brain By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 14:18 GMT, 5 March 2013 | UPDATED: 15:38 GMT, 5 March 2013 Sex could make you brainier: Researchers have found that couples in new relationships had accelerated nerve growth in the areas responsible for alertness Having sex on a regular basis could boost your brain power, new research suggests.

Women dieters don"t eat any less yet they DO feel more guilty

Women dieters don't eat any less – they just feel guiltier about it 148 women were left alone to sample chips and apples Those who said they regularly went on diets ate just as much as the other women but felt more guilty Despite good intentions restraint eaters 'gain nothing' By Claire Bates PUBLISHED: 12:01 GMT, 1 March 2013 | UPDATED: 13:53 GMT, 1 March 2013 Women dieters do not actually cut the amount they eat and simply end up feeling guilty about food, according to new research.

Eat a banana and sit up straight – how the experts beat headaches

Eat a banana and sit up straight – how the experts beat headaches | UPDATED: 22:06 GMT, 24 September 2012 Taking pain-killers regularly can reduce their effectiveness Pounding headache The instinct is to pop a painkiller, particularly if you’re one of more than ten million people in Britain who have frequent headaches.

Pictured: The moment a bride emerged from the church to find hundreds of Occupy Chicago protestors had gate-crashed her wedding

Stop Occupying my wedding! Moment furious bride was caught up in anti-NATO protests as Chicago locks down for conferenceAt least 18 arrests made over the weekend in ChicagoPolice in riot gear surround downtown areaReverend Jesse Jackson appeals to protesters for “non-violence”

Statins could be a miracle drug for preventing incontinence and kidney damage in older men

Statins show promise for preventing incontinence and kidney damage in older men | UPDATED: 15:10 GMT, 21 May 2012 An enlarged prostate can cause a frequent need to urinate and difficulty emptying the bladder fully Statins usually used to treat high cholesterol could also help older men by slowing prostate growth, researchers say.

Umbilical cord blood test could reveal how susceptible your baby will be to colds

Umbilical cord blood test could reveal how susceptible your baby will be to colds | UPDATED: 15:41 GMT, 18 May 2012 Babies were more likely to suffer from viruses if they produced low levels of a specific immune boosting protein Doctors have created a test that detects how strong a baby's immune system is at birth – and how likely they are to fall prey to colds in their first year.

TSA subject child in a wheelchair to invasive airport security tests in Chicago

Father”s outrage as TSA subjects his wheelchair-bound three-year-old son to humiliating search… on his way to Disney

Mother sues for 300,000 after her baby was discovered alive 13 minutes after being born "dead"

Mother sues for 300,000 after her baby suffered brain damage when doctors thought the girl was born dead but was in fact alive Doctors stopped resuscitation after 13 minutesBaby Megan started gasping half an hour later A mother is demanding 300,000 damages after her baby suffered brain damage at birth – and she was told her daughter was dead when she was still alive.