A programme designed to maintain the physical and mental well-being of patients after hospital-based treatment for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) will be tested at Leicester’s Hospitals, thanks to a new £336,000 grant from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).
Office workers are being urged to ‘stand up for their health’ – with Loughborough and Leicester researchers claiming desk-bound staff need to be more active at work.
It is widely known that sitting down for long periods of time, even for those who do some exercise regularly, can lead to poor health.
Powerful technology paves way for early interventions to prevent heart attacks developed by international team involving Leicester researchers.
New EASD-ADA consensus guidelines on managing hyperglycaemia (high blood sugar) in type 2 diabetes launched at EASD meeting.
The NIHR Leicester Biomedical Research Centre is hosting a free family open day at Glenfield Hospital focusing on lung health on Saturday 22 September from 10am until 3pm.
A programme developed by researchers at Leicester’s Hospitals, Loughborough University and the University of Leicester to help truckers lead healthier lives has been shortlisted for an NHS innovation award.