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March 2018

  • Dental care in early dementia could be key

    26 March

    Dental care in early dementia could be key

    Dental problems among patients with dementia could be reduced by providing preventive dental care around the time of diagnosis, according to new research.

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  • What makes people tic?

    23 March

    What makes people tic?

    Tourette syndrome affects a far larger area of the brain than previously thought, a new study at BSMS shows.

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  • Increased places to open up medical career options to those from disadvantaged backgrounds

    19 March

    Increased places to open up medical career options to those from disadvantaged backgrounds

    The announcement of additional places to prospective students will open up medical career options to those from disadvantaged backgrounds

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February 2018

  • Why scientists need philosophy

    28 February

    Why scientists need philosophy

    A recent paper from BSMS shows that studying the philosophy of signs is beneficial for laboratory-based research

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  • Palliative care and assisted dying are not mutually exclusive, says ethics professor

    8 February

    Palliative care and assisted dying are not mutually exclusive, says ethics professor

    Ethics Professor says that palliative care and assisted dying are not incompatible

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January 2018

  • GPs urged to encourage LGBT patients to come out

    30 January

    GPs urged to encourage LGBT patients to come out

    Disclosing sexual orientation could lead to improved healthcare, new research finds.

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  • Brain training cuts epileptic seizures

    22 January

    Brain training cuts epileptic seizures

    Groundbreaking research at Brighton and Sussex Medical School has led to significant reductions in seizures in epilepsy patients

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  • Risk of podoconiosis mapped in Cameroon

    16 January

    Risk of podoconiosis mapped in Cameroon

    Researchers at BSMS have assessed the prevalence of podoconiosis in Cameroon

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  • Eye Surgeon Receives OBE in New Year Honours

    10 January

    Eye Surgeon Receives OBE in New Year Honours

    Prof Christopher Liu has received an OBE for his Services to Ophthalmology.

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  • BSMS Alumni gives birth to the first baby of 2018

    2 January

    BSMS Alumni gives birth to the first baby of 2018

    BSMS alumni, Samantha Stark, gives birth to Sussex's first baby of 2018!

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