A new study looks at the psychological impact of religious teachings on death and reports the types of 'spiritual encounters' believers have differ, depending on their faith.
According to researchers, the emotional experiences of those close to death are both more positive and less negative than most people believe.
Using neuroimaging technology, researchers are able to predict a person's brain age. This could also help to spot who is at risk of poor health and early death.
A new study reports people who drink 3-5 cups of coffee a day are less likely to die prematurely from some neurological disorders and other illnesses than those who don't drink coffee.
A new report urges clear standards and uniform protocols to be developed for declaring a patient brain dead.