• Megan Young

    Hey! I'm Megan, and I'm currently doing a Masters of Biomedical Science. My primary research interests are anything mental health related, but more specifically research related to depression and anxiety.

  1. Family: providing more than food and a roof over your head

    Have you ever wondered how far the family tree can influence medical conditions, such as anxiety? My research looks at how parents affect anxiety behavior of …


  2. Why does public speaking make your stomach turn?

    Hate public speaking? Turns out there may be a way to fix it with virtual reality. Does this image give you anxiety? Keep reading. Photo by Tim …


  3. Are elephants zombies walking among us?

    A recent study found that elephants are more resistant to cancer than we are as humans. Clues pinpoint to a ‘zombie gene’. Elephants—big and beautiful creatures I …


  4. You are what you eat

    The link between diet and overall health is obvious, but have you ever wondered how your diet can affect your mental health?  Well, recent evidence from …