University of Leicester
New research reveals widespread lack of knowledge of the importance of diet and obesity as contributing causes towards the development of cancer.
Health Sep 27, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Scientists have for the first time discovered sixteen new sections of the genetic code that relate to lung health -- opening up the possibility for better prevention as well as treatment for lung diseases.
Genetics Sep 25, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Are children as young as five years old so driven by consumerism and fashion that they are in danger of 'losing' their childhood?
Health Sep 15, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
The way blood pressure is diagnosed and treated is set to be revolutionised following new guidelines for the medical profession issued by NICE and developed in conjunction with the British Hypertension Society ...
Health Aug 24, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Parents of nut-allergy sufferers face hostility and scepticism in trying to find safe environments for their children, a new study has found.
Health Aug 16, 2011 | not rated yet | 7
(Medical Xpress) -- New research from the University of Leicester demonstrates that psychiatrists are not offering adequate checks for metabolic complications that are common in patients with mental ill health - especially ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Aug 10, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
New research from the University of Leicester demonstrates that general practitioners (GPs) are struggling to correctly identify people in the early stages of dementia resulting in both missed cases (false negatives) and ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jun 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
A team of social scientists and medical and nursing researchers in the United States and the United Kingdom has pinpointed how a program, which ran in more than 100 hospital intensive care units in Michigan, dramatically ...
Health Jun 17, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Medical researchers may have uncovered a novel approach to treat an incurable and ultimately fatal neurodegenerative disease that affects hundreds of thousands of people.
Medical research Jun 02, 2011 | 4.5 / 5 (6) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- New research from the University of Leicester raises concerns about higher than expected mortality following acute coronary events such as heart attack in those with significant mental ill health.
Psychology & Psychiatry May 31, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
A new study led by the University of Leicester has concluded that being able to see the GP of your choice in a doctor's surgery helps to reduce emergency hospital admissions.
Health May 17, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Not a single person identified with autism or asperger's syndrome during a community survey in England actually knew they had the condition, research led by the University of Leicester reveals.
Psychology & Psychiatry May 04, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 1 |
A team of neuroscientists at the University of Leicester, UK, in collaboration with researchers from Poland and Japan, has announced a breakthrough in the understanding of the 'brain chemistry' that triggers ...
Neuroscience Apr 20, 2011 | 5 / 5 (3) | 1 |