Archive for the ‘Department for Health’ Category

Targeted approach to NHS Health Checks

A recent public health study of NHS Health Checks in Bristol has found disparities in the groups attending

Prof. Dylan Thompson on 'The Truth About Obesity'

Professor Dylan Thompson from the Department for Health speaks to BBC 1's 'The Truth About Obesity'

Athletics research from Dr Aki Salo in The Telegraph

Why sprinting on the inside track could cost athletes a medal

Four reasons to get involved in the parkrun movement

Dr Gareth Wiltshire (Dept for Health) discusses the Park Run phenomenon and the positive benefits it can bring

Showcase in therapeutic innovation 17 - 18 Sept 2018

Network and collaborate with researchers during this interdisciplinary showcase hosted by the Centre for Therapeutic Innovation

University of Bath to provide boost to regional SMEs

The University of Bath is to establish two new “business acceleration hubs” for advanced engineering and digital innovation SMEs in the region.

Dr Piotr Ozieranski: Challenges to healthcare in Hungary

New research from our Department of Social & Policy Sciences raises issues about transparency and decision-making for healthcare policies in Hungary

Dr Janet Withall features on BBC's Holding Back the Years

Tobacco control message to Africa

University staff visited South Africa for the 17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health

Department for Health researchers win initiator grant

Dr Nikki Coghill and Dr Jessica Francombe Webb's project addresses health inequalities in older people in the South West of England and internationally

Geordie Shore's ‘excessive alcohol content’

Our Dept. for Health analysed season 11 and found young people exposed to excessive alcohol content

Young viewers exposed to ‘excessive alcohol content’ in Geordie Shore

New research from our Department for Health analysed season 11 of Geordie Shore and found excessive alcohol content throughout.

Brad Millington: A brief history of fitness technology

Unreasonable demands lead to substantial rise in perfectionism among young people

Perfectinist tendencies are growing in young people, according to a new study published today from our Department for Health.

New study reveals how breakfast affects our fat cells

A new paper from our health researchers shows how eating breakfast can help your metabolism.

Tes talks to… Professor Paul Stallard

The clinical psychologist discusses children’s mental health, exam pressures and social media.

Biobanding evaluation nets positive results among academy football teams

Learn about our latest health research and hear Dr Sean Cumming talk about his research at today's IMI lecture.

New injury prevention exercise programme will dramatically reduce injuries in rugby

The Activate programme, designed by our rugby researchers, is shown to significantly reduce concussion and lower-limb injuries.

British Association of Sport & Exercise Medicine conference

Sport and exercise medicine practitioners from around the UK will convene over the next two days for the BASEM Annual Conference hosted by the Dept for Health.

BASEM conference ‘bringing us all together’ in Bath

Over the next two days the University plays host to sport, exercise and medicine researchers and practitioners for the BASEM / FSEM Conference 2017.