Risk factors for heart health linked to marital ups and downs 13 October 2017 Risk factors for heart health seem to be linked to changes over time in the quality of marital relationships — at least for men — finds a University of Bristol study published in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health.
- Half- or step-siblings may predict earlier menstruation 19 October 2017 Girls with only half- or step-siblings reach menstruation on average five months earlier than those with only full siblings, according to a University of Bristol study.
- Risk factors for heart health linked to marital ups and downs 13 October 2017 Risk factors for heart health seem to be linked to changes over time in the quality of marital relationships — at least for men — finds a University of Bristol study published in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health.
- Children of the 90s says thanks to Bristol – by donating blood 2 October 2017 Staff and researchers from Children of the 90s donated blood to NHS Blood and Transplant last week as a thank you to the community and the thousands of Bristolians who have taken part in their world-leading research since 1991. The donation drive is part of a wider PR campaign to promote the final months of Children of the 90s biggest data-collection drive for seven years, Focus@24+.
- Children of the Children of the 90s launches birthday card competition 2 October 2017 For the past 26 years, Children of the 90s has sent tens of thousands of birthday cards to young people involved in the world-leading health study.
- Children of the 90s run Bristol Half Marathon to promote Focus@24+ 18 September 2017 Staff, researchers and participants from Children of the 90s donned their running shoes yesterday to publicise their latest research project at the Bristol Half Marathon.
- €1.5m award to see how mother’s mental health affects her child’s 6 September 2017 University of Bristol researchers have been awarded €1.5m by the European Research Council to investigate how a mother’s mental health and personality can affect her child. Despite decades of research, the causes of mental health conditions are still poorly understood due to their complexity.
- The children of the Children of the 90s turn 10! 2 August 2017 For over 25 years, Children of the 90s at the University of Bristol has been charting the lives of 14,500 people born in the early 1990s in the greater Bristol area. Thanks to the amazing commitment of these research volunteers, scientists have made important discoveries that are helping treat and prevent ill health around the world.
- Mothers with troubled childhoods more likely to have children with emotional and behavioural difficulties 20 July 2017 Mothers who had a difficult or traumatic upbringing are more likely to have children with emotional and behavioural difficulties, according to a study published in the British Journal of Psychiatry today.
- Insufficient levels of Vitamin D in pregnancy detrimental to child development 12 July 2017 Vitamin D deficiency in expectant mothers during pregnancy can have a negative effect on the social development and motor skills of pre-school age children, a new study in the British Journal of Nutrition reports.
- Honorary degree for Children of the 90s founder, Jean Golding 6 July 2017 Children of the 90s founder, Professor Jean Golding OBE, will receive an honorary degree from University College London today, in recognition of her pioneering work in longitudinal population studies.