The Fun Fact Challenge

There are so many challenges going around at the moment; the song challenge, "Run 5- Donate 5- Nominate 5", find your first photo with your partner and various workout challenges. Stay with me though. A few weeks ago, my friend challenged us to exchange a fun fact every day and I thought I would post … Continue reading The Fun Fact Challenge

Locked Up: Communicating Science in a Prison

This week I’ve ticked something off my bucket list; working at a prison. Well, to tell the truth it was never on my bucket list, but I wish it had been! “Why were you working in a prison?” I hear you cry! Part of my job in the curious crew at the science centre in … Continue reading Locked Up: Communicating Science in a Prison

Happy Helminths

Following on from last week’s post about the being allergic to hygiene, I’d like to talk about the possibility of using parasites, mainly helminths as treatments against immune disorders such as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and Crohn’s disease. To start off with, what are helminths? They are basically a group of worms that love humans … Continue reading Happy Helminths