Category: childhood obesity

A new animation aims to give young people five evidence-based top tips to help them support their ...

Pioneering research has shed new light on what drives people’s basic food preferences, indicating our ...

Bristol study numbers keep climbing

26 April 2022

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

Excess weight almost doubles risk of womb cancer

20 April 2022

New research shows that lifelong excess weight almost doubles a ...

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 ...

Cochrane review published on 1p19q detection in glioma

8 March 2022

University of Bristol researchers have contributed to an NIHR funded ...

New study of 46 million adults in England confirms blood clot risk with COVID-19 vaccine is very small

22 February 2022

A new study confirms that the risk of blood clots ...

PhD opportunities across the Nutrition theme

8 February 2022

There’s currently an exciting selection of PhD opportunities available working ...

EVENT – NIHR Bristol BRC Qualitative Research Network: 2022 Symposium

8 December 2021

Date: Tuesday 22 March 2022 Time: 10am – 12pm Location: Online You are warmly invited ...

Regular exercise reduces the risk of and death from pneumonia, study suggests

7 December 2021

People who exercise regularly can reduce their risk of developing and dying from pneumonia, new ...

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 ...

Exploring the effectiveness of a low iodine diet prior to treatment for thyroid cancer

29 November 2021

New research from the National Institute for Health Research Bristol Biomedical Research Centre (NIHR Bristol BRC) says there is ...

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 ...