Yearly Archives: 2014

Take part in beach health survey

Scientists in Cornwall are renewing an appeal for people to take part in a study that will shed light on the health effects of polluted seas.

Researchers collect samples from a beach in Cornwall

New tool will monitor rare disease

A new research collaboration launches this week that’s hoping to shed light on the factors affecting Ankylosing Spondylitis - a rare and potentially debilitating medical condition.

A close up of a chest x-ray

Mould poses risk to asthma sufferers

Damp and mould in homes could pose a significant health risk to people with asthma - according to a new study published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

Nick Osborne and Richard Sharpe posing outside a house