Health and wellbeing blog

The research in our Health and Wellbeing theme aims to manage health, disease and disability through technological, creative and scientific developments.

In this research theme blog, we cover topics including self-care, sport and exercise, mental wellbeing, diseases and medical advancements.

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The research in our Health and Wellbeing theme aims to manage health, disease and disability through technological, creative and scientific developments.

In this research theme blog, we cover topics including self-care, sport and exercise, mental wellbeing, diseases and medical advancements.

89 posts found

Vaccine trial misconduct allegation – could it damage trust in science? The effectiveness of vaccines is particularly impressive, but if recent allegations can be proven, they would indicate that time and financial pressures may have led to serious misconduct

09 November 2021 5 min read

Dr Simon Kolstoe writes for The Conversation on the whistleblower who alleges that Pfizer falsified data, unblinded patients, employed inadequately trained vaccinators, and did not follow up on adverse events during one of the final trials

A nurse putting a plaster on someone's arm after they have received the covid vaccination

Male fertility: how everyday chemicals are destroying sperm counts in humans and animals

30 April 2021 6 min read

Professor Alex Ford shares his research which found chemical pollutants in waste water have the potential to change marine animal and human physiology

Sample of ocean water showing pollutants

Mass testing shouldn’t be part of the UK’s plan to return to normality

29 April 2021 6 min read

Dr Simon Kolstoe writes on why mass testing should not be a part of the UK's return to normality

Image of a lateral flow testing kit

Child mental health: how acting out during COVID can be a coping mechanism, and what parents can do to help

06 April 2021 6 min read

Dr Wendy Sims-Schouten writes for The Conversation on how the mental health of children has been impacted by the Covid19 pandemic

Child peeking over a mans shoulder

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