The largest-ever genetic study of people with moderate-to-severe asthma has revealed new insights into the underlying causes of the disease which could help improve its diagnosis and treatment.Read More
A study funded by the University of Birmingham and conducted with Loughborough University has shown that regular weighing at home and simple tips to curb excess eating and drinking can prevent people from piling on the pounds at Christmas.Read More
Community acquired pneumonia (CAP) is the leading cause of deaths in NHS hospitals. The creation of a new specialist pneumonia intervention nurse (SPIN) service has helped to significantly reduce the number of patients dying from pneumonia in hospital, according to new research from Leicester’s Hospitals, presented at the British Thoracic Society Winter Meeting today (Wednesday 5th December 2018).
Lecture title: Is exercise an underused strategy for the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease and diabetes in South Asians?
Tuesday 24 September 2019, 6:00pm
Lecture title: Optimising sports performance
Wednesday 22 May 2019, 5:30pm
Lecture title: Prevention of diabetes in the real world
Tuesday 5 March 2019, 6:00pm