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COVID-19 measures deepening health inequalities in slum communities

Efforts to stem the impact of COVID-19 in low to middle income countries could be creating a health time bomb in their slum communities by deepening existing inequalities, according to an international team of health researchers led by the University of Warwick.


Most GP trainees willing to use mindfulness to tackle burnout: new study

Mindfulness could help trainee GPs to build their resilience and reduce burnout, helping to reduce the number of newly qualified GPs leaving the profession, according to University of Warwick researchers.

Mon 03 Aug 2020, 10:25 | Tags: medicine, research, WMS, Warwick Medical School

Increased risk of heart disease, high blood pressure and type two diabetes later in life for child abuse survivors, new study finds

People who have experienced maltreatment during childhood are significantly more likely to develop conditions such as heart disease, high blood pressure and type two diabetes in adulthood, a new UK study has found.

Fri 15 May 2020, 15:42 | Tags: Health, medicine, WMS, Warwick Medical School, Health and Medicine

New STM technique with super sharp frozen carbon monoxide needle points way to new and purer pharmaceuticals

Using a carbon monoxide tipped super sharp needle frozen to 7 Kelvin (minus 266 degrees centigrade), researchers at the University of Warwick can identify whether bonds are hydrogen or halogen, and are also able to pick up minute defects in these materials. These results could be of high relevance to help creating new pharmaceuticals that are purer than ever.

Thu 30 Apr 2020, 10:00 | Tags: medicine, Chemistry, Sciences

UKRI fellowships awarded to Four University of Warwick Academics

Four academics at the University of Warwick have been awarded a UKRI Future Leader Fellowship, providing world class research in topics ranging from stellar explosions, medieval medical texts for modern medicines, synthetic biology and climate –related financial risks.


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