Press Releases

Jun 22, 2015 11:54 BST Marie Broeders CE Creates have been awarded a joint top silver at the world’s first ever behaviour change awards. ICE were awarded for GET MON£YSMART, a behavioural change programme developed and delivered on behalf of, and in partnership with, the Public Health team at Rochdale Borough Council.

Skies the limit for fearless diabetes fundraiser

Jun 09, 2015 12:58 BST Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation Lynwood Newman a volunteer for national charity Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation (DRWF) took on a 15,000ft tandem skydive to fundraise for the charity and to celebrate his 65th birthday. He has raised £1700 and counting.

May 12, 2015 10:15 BST Uppsala University In a study published this month in Malaria Journal, researchers from Uppsala University and other institutions present a new model for systematically evaluating new malaria treatment programs in routine conditions across multiple countries.


Mar 11, 2015 20:31 GMT Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation Following the success of the first Lancashire Living with Diabetes Day, the University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) and Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation (DRWF) invite people living with diabetes to sign up for another exciting, informative and interactive day taking place from 9.30am on Saturday, 21st March.

Ground-breaking new national service empowers public to take part in vital dementia research

Feb 26, 2015 13:59 GMT National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network A new nationwide online and telephone service that helps people to take part in dementia research studies launched on 24 February 2015.

Celebrating Network achievements in the HSJ

Jan 08, 2015 16:00 GMT National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network The NIHR Clinical Research Network has launched a sponsored supplement in the HSJ, to celebrate its achievements since its inception in 2006.

CRN launches INSIGHT magazine

Jan 08, 2015 15:54 GMT National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network The NIHR Clinical Research Network has today launched its new flagship magazine: Insight.The launch of the new corporate magazine follows the transition of the Clinical Research Network (CRN) to its new structure which took place earlier this year.

Dec 15, 2014 16:06 GMT Dr Giorgini Herbal supplement with blood-sugar-lowering properties, containing herbs such as poterium, gymnema, goat's rue and fenugreek, which are real metabolism boosters.

Howzat! Vision Express backing means success is in sight for eye cancer cricketer, James

Nov 07, 2014 15:58 GMT Vision Express ​A teen cricketing hopeful who is a survivor of a rare form of eye cancer has secured backing from Vision Express, ahead of his participation in the Blind Cricket World Cup. James Millard, 19, from Southwick in West Sussex is a survivor of a rare cancer called retinoblastoma and is blind in one eye, with severely reduced sight in the other.

Charity returns to sniff out diabetes

Oct 31, 2014 12:39 GMT Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation Laughter Yoga for health benefits ·Local Drama Group Roaring Mouse to give a DRWF commissioned performance