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New treatment may improve speech after stroke

19 April 2018

A new treatment has been shown to significantly improve the speech and word production of stroke patients with aphasia. It uses special software which encourages patients to produce words increasingly quickly.

UKRI Superheroes vs Superbugs live at the Science Museum

18 April 2018

Join us at the ‘UKRI Superhero Funfair’ on 25 April at London’s Science Museum, for fun, hands-on activities about why public-funding is vital for the fight against Superbugs

Diet and lifestyle of both parents play a key role in health of offspring

16 April 2018

Parents’ diets and health can have profound implications for the growth, development, and long-term health of their children before their conception, according to a series of three papers published in The Lancet.

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