Study improves understanding of effects of household air pollution during pregnancy

Environment - Apr 11

In a new study, researchers from Oxford's Nuffield Department of Women's & Reproductive Health have found that pregnant mothers' exposure to air pollution from indoor stoves did not affect the development of their babies in any statistically significant way, challenging conventional wisdom regarding the impact of household air pollution on fetal growth.

Health - Apr 11

Study unpicks why childhood maltreatment continues to impact on mental and physical health into adulthood


Childhood maltreatment can continue to have an impact long into adulthood because of how it effects an individual's risk of poor physical health and t

Environment - Apr 11

Pork labelling schemes ’not helpful’ in making informed buying choices, say researchers

Farmers don't have to choose between lowering environmental impact and improving welfare for their pigs, a new study has found: it is possible to do both.

Food security in developed countries shows resilience to climate change

Agronomy & Food Science

A study by the University of Southampton has found that market forces have provided good food price stability over the past half century, despite extreme weather conditions.

Chemistry - Apr 10

Revolutionary molecular device unleashes potential for targeted drug delivery and self-healing materials

In a new breakthrough that could revolutionise medical and material engineering, scientists have developed a first-of-its-kind molecular device that controls the release of multiple small molecules using force.

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