Category: Nutrition, Diet and Lifestyle

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

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 ...

Dr Fiona Kinnear: Doctoral prize winner for the Faculty of Health Sciences in 2020/21

13 October 2021

Fiona Kinnear, NIHR Bristol BRC Nutrition theme PhD student, has ...

Prehabilitation to improve outcomes after major elective surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis

12 October 2021

Interventions such as eating foods that promote a strong immune ...

How the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted people living with diabetes, in their ability to manage their condition

27 September 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented challenges for people living ...

Co-creating communications with patient and public groups

6 September 2021

Taking a ‘less is more’ approach and not overwhelming audiences ...

EVENT: BRC Nutrition Theme seminar

20 April 2021

21 April, 2pm: ‘Should physical activity calorie equivalent (PACE) labelling ...

How coronavirus made 2020 the year of the electric bike

7 January 2021

By Professor Ashley Cooper, Professor Angie Page and Jessica Bourne at the University of Bristol ...

Encouraging older people to walk more

16 October 2020

We are looking for volunteers to help us understand why some people find walking difficult. ...

Hundreds take part in study to support people with diabetes during COVID-19

17 September 2020

More than 800 people have now taken part in our UK-wide online survey to identify ...

Handgrip strength shown to identify people at high risk of type 2 diabetes

2 September 2020

Findings demonstrate handgrip strength could be a cost-effective early screening tool A simple test such ...

Body mass index may not be the best indicator of our health – how can we improve it?

30 July 2020

By Dr Karen Coulman, Research Fellow (NIHR Clinical Lectureship), and Dr Sarah Sauchelli Toran, Senior ...

Coronavirus could trigger diabetes in previously healthy people

23 June 2020

By Julian Hamilton-Shield ,Professor of Diabetes and Metabolic Endocrinology at the University of Bristol and ...

Digitalising diabetes support groups in response to COVID-19

4 May 2020

Recruitment is underway for a new study with Diabetes UK to find out what support ...