Future Of AONB At Crossroads
Julian Glover with Nidderdale AONB Managers, Sarah Kettlewell and Paul Burgess
The future of protected landscapes is at a ‘crossroads’ according to experts speaking at the Landscape Matters…
19th Sep 2018 02:10 PM
Sheffield Researchers Awarded £2m Global Health Grant To Tackle Complications Arising From Preterm Birth In World’s Poorest Countries
World-leading experts from Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Sheffield awarded £2million Global Health grant to lead first ever in-depth study as to why rates…
28th Aug 2018 10:35 AM
BTRS Helps Fund Groundbreaking Glioblastoma Research
Dr Heiko Wurdak in his lab
Brain Tumour Research and Support Across Yorkshire (BTRS), the region’s leading brain tumour charity, has part-funded groundbreaking research that has discovered a…
23rd Aug 2018 11:14 AM
Measles: Why It Is Necessary To Eliminate The Disease In Europe
Several measles outbreaks are ongoing in Europe and until the disease is eradicated worldwide, cross-border transmission between countries is possible and will likely continue to occur.
20th Jul 2018 07:04 PM
Government Launches Microplastics Research To Protect Oceans
photo by Paolo Margari
A new research project analysing the impact of tyres and clothing on the marine environment has been launched today by the Government.
Environment Minister Thérèse Coffey has…
4th May 2018 02:36 PM
New Species For Britain Found In York Museum Gardens
Leaf miner patterns. Photo by Chris Streek
A species of creature never recorded in Britain before has been discovered in the heart of York.
The tiny leaf miner known as Phytomyza scotina, is normally…
19th Sep 2018 01:52 PM
Woman Who Suffered Stroke At 39 Weeks Pregnant Saved By Procedure To Mechanically Remove Clot From Brain
Jana and Jonathan
A mum-to-be who suffered a potentially catastrophic stroke when she was 39 weeks pregnant had her life and that of her unborn child saved by a procedure to mechanically remove a…
28th Aug 2018 10:16 AM
Bowel Screening To Start At 50
The independent expert screening committee has recommended that bowel cancer screening in England should in future start 10 years earlier at age 50.
Currently, men and women, aged 60 to 74, are…
10th Aug 2018 03:50 PM
Flu Vaccine Effectiveness In 2017 To 2018 Season
Public Health England (PHE) has today (Wednesday, 18 July 2018) published data on the effectiveness of the flu vaccine in the 2017 to 2018 season. The data show that overall, flu vaccine was 15%…
18th Jul 2018 04:34 PM
New CT Scanner Takes The Limelight
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has a new star of the show in its diagnostics service with the arrival of a brand new CT scanner in radiology.
Now installed and working in the CT…
2nd May 2018 05:27 PM