All entries for March 2009
March 24, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/south_asians_with/
South Asians with type 2 diabetes are significantly more at risk of losing their eyesight and losing it at an earlier age, compared to White Europeans with the same condition.
March 18, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/audio/more/tedx/
Presentations from the student-run, independently organised TED event at Warwick.
March 17, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/vitamin_d_may/
A lack of Vitamin D, due to reduced sunlight, has been linked to depression and the symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), but research by the University of Warwick shows there is no clear link between the levels of vitamin D in the blood and depression
March 16, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/string_concert_to/
A string quartet based at the University of Warwick is hoping that music will prove to be the best therapy for patients and staff at a Coventry hospital.
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/university_launches_1633/
The University of Warwick has launched a new scheme to make a significant part of its building work more easily accessible to local building firms.
March 12, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/16334_million_programme/
The University of Warwick is to lead a consortium of eight UK universities in a new £3.4 Million programme to develop technologies that will lead to a new generation of solar ceils that you can not only wear, fold, bend, but you can also even spray onto surfaces.
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/extremely_premature_children/
Children born extremely prematurely are at high risk of developing learning difficulties by the time they reach the age of 11.
March 10, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/canada_to_double/
Canada is increasingly looking to be the place to be for Gifted Children and their families and teachers this summer as it is now hosting both the World Conference on Gifted and Talented Children and the first International Gateway for Gifted Youth IGGY U programme to be held in North America.
March 09, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/newsandevents/pressreleases/shakespeare_on_the/
As part of International Brain Awareness week, a free public event using Shakespeare to explore the workings of the brain is being held at the University of Warwick next week.
Players from Coventry Blaze Ice Hockey Team and Coventry Rugby Club will be joining Councillor Jack Harrison, Deputy Lord Mayor in getting on their bikes this week to raise awareness of World Kidney Day and organ transplantation.