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Protein‐energy malnutrition during early gestation in sheep blunts fetal renal vascular and nephron development and compromises adult renal function.
(Blackwell Publishing, 2011-12-15)
A poor diet during pregnancy has been linked to long-term health outcomes for the baby, such as an increased risk of diseases of the heart and kidney. We show in an experimental model that recreates a poor diet during ...
Differences Between Victims of Bullying and Non-victims on Levels of Paranoid Ideation and Persecutory Symptoms, the Presence of Aggressive Traits, the Display of Social Anxiety and the Recall of Childhood Abuse Experiences in a Portuguese Mixed Clinical Sample.
(John Wiley & Sons Publishers, 2011)
BACKGROUND: Bullying has been considered as a traumatic experience that can lead to paranoid ideation in students (Campbell and Morrison, 2007). This study aimed to explore differences concerning experiences of childhood ...
Evaluation of The SmokeScreen
(Oxford Health Alliance, 2011)
The SmokeScreen, an intervention aimed at reducing the uptake of smoking in young people was evaluated in schools in Leicester. There were differences in smoking between schools, each gender, ethnic and religious groups. ...
Personalisation: what will the impacts be for carers?
(Third Sector Research Centre, 2011-07-01)
Much has been written about personalisation and the potential that this agenda holds for change within welfare services. Although carers have been identified as an important group in translating personalisation into practice ...
Evaluation of a Pharmacy First Minor Ailment Scheme: ‘real world’ experience of community pharmacists, GPs and practice staff.
(International Journal of Pharmacy Practice, 2011-09-12)
This is a report of the evaluation of the Pharmacy First minor ailment scheme that was run in Leicester City from December 2009 to December 2010
Childhood obesity and risk of the adult metabolic syndrome: a systematic review.
(Nature Publishing Group, 2011-11-01)
Background: While many studies have demonstrated positive associations between childhood obesity and adult metabolic risk, important questions remain as to the nature of the relationship. In particular, it is unclear whether ...
Dietary Interventions for Rheumatoid Arthritis
A review of literature to explore whether dietary interventions effective and safe in alleviating pain and joint stiffness in rheumatoid arthritis. There is some evidence that fasting followed by a vegetarian or Mediterranean ...
Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia: A Guide to School Policy (English Version)
This booklet has been produced based on research examining the experiences of young people with sickle cell disorder in schools in England. An important part of school inclusiveness is recognizing the importance of offering ...
Aphasia teaching by the experts: A collaborative approach to undergraduate education
(British Aphasiology Society, 2011-09-06)
Background information DMU4 is a once monthly conversation group for people with aphasia (PWA). It started in 2008 and is part of the Aphasia Leicester Group, an organisation created and run by PWA. The main purpose of ...