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The shape of things to come in higher education

Professor Rose Luckin (UCL Institute of Education) comments on how artificial intelligence could be incorporated into teaching practice. Read: THE More...

Published: Mar 23, 2017 2:59:14 PM

Moderate drinking can lower risk of heart attack, says study

A study involving UCL researchers found that moderate drinkers are less at risk of a heart attack and some other heart conditions when compared to non-drinkers and heavy drinkers. Co-author Dr Annie Britton (UCL Epidemiology & Public Health) comments. Read: The Guardian, More: The Sun, Independent, Daily Mail, Express More...

Published: Mar 23, 2017 2:34:37 PM

Stem Cell Research and AMD

Professor Pete Coffey (UCL Institute of Ophthalmology) is interviewed about a recent US case of three women who paid for stem cell treatment in a private clinic which left them with virtually no vision, while discussing whether that could happen in the UK. Listen: BBC Radio 4 'In Touch' More...

Published: Mar 23, 2017 12:36:20 PM

Parenting: How do you help teenagers revise for exams?

Dr Antonia Cobbald (UCL Psychology & Language Sciences) is interviewed about how parents can support their children who are studying for exams. Listen: BBC Radio 4 'Woman's Hour' More...

Published: Mar 23, 2017 11:58:32 AM

Lack of drugs available for pregnant women

Dr Anna David (UCL Institute for Women’s Health) is interviewed about the lack of treatments available for obstetric diseases that affect many pregnant women. Listen: BBC Radio 4 ‘Inside Health’ (from 21 mins 40 secs) More...

Published: Mar 23, 2017 11:52:45 AM