SSCM staff recognised for excellence in teaching22 June 2015Three members of staff from the Centre for Academic Primary Care (CAPC) in the School for Social and Community Medicine at the University of Bristol have recently won awards for their work in teaching.
Dyslexia and vision: the wider view28 May 2015Dyslexia affects around 375,000 UK children and has a lifelong impact on learning.
There is widespread belief in the scientific community that dyslexia is not caused by sight problems. On the other hand, many practitioners offer dyslexic children eye treatments and therapies. Professional bodies recommend a routine eye check to make sure that glasses are offered if necessary and then that no further testing is needed.