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Improving immunity through exercise – new advice for healthcare professionals

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New advice to help healthcare professionals promote exercise as a way of improving immunity has been launched by a team of medical experts and exercise scientists.
Date:
17/09/2020
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research

University of Birmingham joins forces with NSPCC to improve approaches to child suicide risk

University of Birmingham joins forces with NSPCC to improve approaches to child suicide risk
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Psychologists at the University of Birmingham are working with The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children to help the charity in its response to children who are at risk of suicide.
Date:
09/09/2020
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research

COVID-19 pandemic should be a wake-up call for water security

COVID-19 pandemic should be a wake-up call for water security
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Urgent action on water security is essential to better prepare societies for future global health crises, say experts at the University of Birminghamin the UK and Northwestern University in the US.
Date:
24/08/2020
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences

Routing apps can deliver real-time insights into traffic emissions

Routing apps can deliver real-time insights into traffic emissions
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Routing apps such as Google Maps or Nokia's Here platform could offer a cost-effective way of calculating emission hotspots in real time, say researchers at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
20/08/2020
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences

Targeted treatment for depression could benefit patients with psychosis

Targeted treatment for depression could benefit patients with psychosis
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Patients with early onset psychosis may benefit from treatment for depression, including with anti-depressants alongside other medication, new research shows.
Date:
17/08/2020
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences
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