University of Southampton

Middle names make you look smarter

(Medical Xpress)—A new study by researchers at the Universities of Southampton and Limerick suggest that people benefit from displaying their middle name initials in situations where intellectual performance ...

May 09, 2014
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Unexpected results in cancer drug trial

Research from the University of Southampton has shown a drug, used in combination with chemotherapy to treat advanced colorectal cancer, is not effective in some settings, and indeed may result in more rapid cancer progression.

Apr 08, 2014
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Here comes the sun to lower your blood pressure

Exposing skin to sunlight may help to reduce blood pressure and thus cut the risk of heart attack and stroke, a study published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology suggests.

Jan 17, 2014
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