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Ethnicity of women undergoing fertility treatment can affect outcomes, study finds

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The study found that certain ethnic groups have significantly lower chances of live births using fertility treatments than other groups.
Date:
06/09/2016

Nottingham professor wins national charity 'thank you' award

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Professor Lelia Duley of Nottingham University has been honoured by Bliss, the premature and sick baby charity, for her work to improve the early care given to babies born very prematurely (before 32 weeks gestation) and their families.
Date:
14/07/2016

Major Cystic Fibrosis Survey Launched

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Major Cystic Fibrosis Survey Launched
Date:
09/04/2016

Have your say and help to shape future research into cystic fibrosis

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Patients with cystic fibrosis, their families and health professionals are being offered the opportunity to shape future research into the condition through the launch of a new online survey.
Date:
01/04/2016

Clinical trial confirms safety of inducing mothers aged 35 and over to avoid stillbirth and other complications

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A large clinical trial to assess the benefits or otherwise of inducing labour in pregnant women of 35 years or older has found there was no significant effect on the rate of caesarean sections and no adverse effect on the mother and newborn baby.
Date:
03/03/2016

Stress can activate brown fat

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Stress can activate the body's natural fat-fighting defences, a study by experts at The University of Nottingham has revealed.
Date:
11/02/2016

New test could detect early hearing loss in cystic fibrosis patients

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Experts in Nottingham are investigating whether a new type of hearing test could successfully detect early hearing loss in people with cystic fibrosis (CF).
Date:
05/01/2016

Crowdsourcing call for 'brown fat' study to tackle diabetes and obesity

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Scientists at The University of Nottingham School of Medicine are asking the public for help in funding new research aimed at harnessing the body's own fat-fighting defences to tackle obesity and diabetes as part of an innovative new crowdsourcing project.
Date:
15/12/2015

Could a little dose of salt be the key to curing pre-eclampsia?

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The role of salt in the diet of pregnant women is to be examined in new research looking at the causes of pre-eclampsia — a potentially life-threatening condition to mother and baby.
Date:
20/10/2015
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