Health and Medicine

Drilling holes in the skull was never a migraine cure – here’s why it was long thought to be

Drilling holes in the skull was never a migraine cure – here’s why it was long thought to be

Posted by ap507 at Mar 12, 2018 09:30 AM |

In an article for The Conversation, Dr Katherine Foxhall has discussed an interesting element of medical history

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CHIP - an important risk factor for heart attack you’ve probably never heard of

CHIP - an important risk factor for heart attack you’ve probably never heard of

Posted by ap507 at Feb 23, 2018 11:20 AM |

In an article for The Conversation, Dr Tom Webb and Professors Alison Goodall and Shu Ye discuss possible reasons why age is such as strong risk factor for heart disease

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What's behind the huge increase in breast cancer rates in China?

What's behind the huge increase in breast cancer rates in China?

Posted by pt91 at Oct 18, 2017 05:01 PM |

The breast cancer rate is rising in China, and Dr Jin-Li Luo from our Department of Cancer Studies has discussed what may be behind this

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Menopause is not a women’s issue, at work or anywhere else

Menopause is not a women’s issue, at work or anywhere else

Posted by ap507 at Sep 22, 2017 09:41 AM |

In an article for HRZone, Professor Jo Brewis, Dr Andrea Davies and Dr Jesse Matheson from the School of Business discuss the menopause transition on women’s economic participation

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World Alzheimer's Day: A personal testament

World Alzheimer's Day: A personal testament

Posted by ap507 at Sep 20, 2017 10:25 AM |

Our Professor of Old Age Psychiatry Elizabeta Mukaetova-Ladinska describes impact of devastating disease

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Helping children born prematurely when they reach school

Helping children born prematurely when they reach school

Posted by ap507 at Aug 02, 2017 03:45 PM |

Researchers funded by Action Medical Research are designing a tool to help children who were born prematurely with maths skills – and, as Dr Sarah Clayton explains, they are looking for children, young adults and teachers to take part

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