31 March 2016

News you should know


Why some people can't clap to the beat

One study suggests that people who can't clap, click or tap their foot in time to a beat may actually synchronise information differently, making them “beat-deaf”.

How to prevent middle ear infection in kids

An untreated middle ear infection can cause deafness and is often caused by “innocent” mistakes that parents make.

Do you hear "bar" or "far"?

You may hear both, depending on which face you are looking at. Yes, that's right... what you hear is determined by what you're seeing – amazing!

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Oral health basics: what you need to know

Dr Simon Reeves talks us through the importance of oral health basics. Here’s how to care for your teeth properly.