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Child malnutrition monitoring in Mauritius transformed with mobile technology

Child malnutrition in Mauritius, and across Sub Saharan Africa, could be monitored more accurately and quickly, thanks to simple mobile-based data collection forms, according to new research by the University of Warwick, UK.


Take a journey through your DNA in new artwork at Coventry Cathedral

The stories of families and individuals affected by genetically-inherited conditions are to be told in a new installation based of University of Warwick research that invites members of the public to explore their own ‘genetic baggage’.

Tue 29 Oct 2019, 11:19 | Tags: Health, research, WMS, Warwick Medical School

Prescribing rates for anxiety and sleeping drugs highest in deprived areas

Prescriptions for drugs to treat anxiety, alcohol withdrawal and sleep problems are highest in the most deprived areas in England, according to a new study from the University of Warwick.

Wed 23 Oct 2019, 08:35 | Tags: Health, research, WMS, Warwick Medical School, Health and Medicine

‘Flamenco dancing’ molecule could lead to better protecting sunscreen

A molecule that protects plants from overexposure to harmful sunlight thanks to its flamenco-style twist could form the basis for a new longer-lasting sunscreen, chemists at the University of Warwick have found, in collaboration with colleagues in France and Spain.

Fri 18 Oct 2019, 10:27 | Tags: Health, Chemistry, Sciences, Health and Medicine

New approach helps computers deal with conflicts and duplications when applying more than one clinical practice guideline to a patient

Researchers in WMG at the University of Warwick have developed a new method that could solve the problem of how to automate support of managing the complexities of care when applying multiple clinical practice guidelines, to patients with more than one medical issue. 

Fri 04 Oct 2019, 09:08 | Tags: Technology, Health, WMG, GPs, Sciences, Health and Medicine

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