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School readiness at age 4-5 could help predict unemployment and education drop-out at age 16-17, according to a study led by the University of Leeds with Lancaster University.

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Patients’ risk of falling in the next 12 months could be predicted from their NHS data using a newly developed calculator.

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Care home residents receive much better care when they enjoy ‘family’ bonds with staff – but staff must be empowered to create these bonds, new research has found.

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Replacing sugar with low-energy sweetened products can help weight control for at least one year after rapid weight loss in adults without increasing risk of type 2 diabetes or cardiovascular disease.

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Professor Gordon Cook and Professor Robbie Foy have been announced in the new line up of NIHR Senior Investigators.