Salford and partners set to become a global leader in Prosthetics & Orthotics

THE UK is set to train many more highly skilled engineers in prosthetics and orthotics following the announcement of a new global centre of...

Healthy diet can ease symptoms of depression

An analysis of data from almost 46,000 people has found that weight loss, nutrient boosting and fat reduction diets can all reduce...

Biggest ever map of human Alzheimer’s brain published

A study of the differences between healthy brains and those with Alzheimer’s Disease has produced largest dataset of its type ever.

New evidence published today provides strong evidence that falls in people over sixty-years...

Falls are a leading cause of accidental or unintentional injury deaths worldwide. Older adults suffer the greatest number of fatal falls and...

New digitally-enhanced service for people with heart failure to be trialled in Greater Manchester

Around 1,000 patients with heart failure across Greater Manchester will be monitored by a new digitally-enhanced service that will use data from...

Research sheds light on body clock and links to mental health and disease

A large-scale genomic analysis has revealed some of the inner workings of the body clock, shedding new...

Heart attack care ‘excellent around the clock’ study finds

Admission to hospital with a heart attack outside normal working hours does not appear to increase a patient’s chance of dying in...

Brexit could lead to thousands more heart attacks and strokes

Brexit could contribute to thousands more deaths from heart attacks and strokes by 2030, according to research published in the journal BMJ...

Greater Manchester researchers set to receive over £2 million funding from Cancer Research UK

GREATER MANCHESTER scientists are set to benefit from one of the biggest funding grants ever awarded by Cancer Research UK.

Artificial intelligence set to decode heart attack and stroke risk

Scientists are developing a machine learning tool to predict which people are likely to suffer a life-threatening heart attack or stroke, thanks...