Category: Research

Researchers at NIHR Bristol BRC Nutrition and Lifestyle theme have been awarded NIHR funding for ...

It is still unclear whether a low iodine diet improves treatment success rates for thyroid ...

Celebrating the next generation of researchers

30 May 2022

The editor of the Nutrition Reviews journal has selected an ...

Virtual reality exergaming improves attitude to exercise and reduces food intake

25 May 2022

Researchers supported by the NIHR Biomedical Research Centre have shown ...

Video gives young people top tips to support mental health when using social media

4 May 2022

A new animation aims to give young people five evidence-based top tips ...

New research shows humans possess surprising nutritional intelligence

26 April 2022

Pioneering research has shed new light on what drives people’s ...

Bristol study numbers keep climbing

26 April 2022

One year after being relaunched following a COVID-forced suspension, researchers ...

Tracking the rise in prescribing for anxiety in UK primary care

22 March 2022

An increase in medication prescriptions for anxiety between 2003-2018 has ...

Using Omega-3 fatty acids for the treatment of major depressive disorder in adults

1 December 2021

Researchers from the National Institute for Health Research Bristol Biomedical Research Centre (NIHR Bristol BRC) and the University of ...

Study aims to understand why COVID-19 vaccines can lead to very rare blood clotting with low platelets

30 November 2021

A group of 11 institutions, led by the University of Liverpool and including National Institute ...

How can involvement in research support survivors of domestic abuse?

25 November 2021

Hard Evidence is a theatre piece written and performed by Shass Blake and Alison Prince. ...

Exploring dietitians’ views and practice on dietary pattern advice for adults managing type 2 diabetes

24 November 2021

A new study from researchers at the National Institute for Health Research Bristol Biomedical Research ...

Bristol childhood obesity clinic forms blueprint for national NHS pilot

16 November 2021

Children and young people with severe obesity will receive intensive support with a pilot of ...

Assessing whether levels of polyunsaturated fatty acids alter risk of schizophrenia

12 November 2021

Research funded by the National Institute for Health Research Bristol Biomedical Research Centre (NIHR Bristol ...

EVENT: Health sector collaborates to improve policies on surgical innovation

18 October 2021

Health sector experts are being brought together to collaborate on the development of standard policies ...