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In this blog Professor of Bioethics, Prof Simon Woods, explores the role of public engagement in rare disease research. And how...


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As Covid-19 is still affecting the world, another virus is impacting public health: monkeypox.

Writing for The Conversation, Dr...


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Emeritus Professor Andy Hall retired from Newcastle University in 2016 following a successful career in haematology and childhood...


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There are numerous reasons for kidney and liver organ failure, which if left untreated is life-threatening. But, often patients...


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In our latest blog, we're exploring Aphasia, a debilitating condition that recently made headlines. Read the full story, and how...


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In our latest blog, Professor Janice McLaughlin outlines how our research and partnerships with disability and carer...


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We’re cracking the problem of vitamin D deficiency in the UK. Discover why you may have spotted our logo on the lid of a box of...


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People in rural areas are 5% less likely to survive cancer than people living in urban areas. A study at Newcastle University,...


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Over the course of two decades, a thousand patients across the world have taken part in a study that required them to take two...


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Through the work done at our Biomedical Research Centre, we aim to help people with multiple long-term conditions to age well and...


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Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men, affecting 1 in 8 men within their lifetime. And in the UK alone, more than...


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Dr Adam Todd, a Reader in Pharmaceutical Public Health, is in a team leading Newcastle University’s work in community pharmacy...


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