Latest Keele University Stories

2014-01-22 10:40:24

British Muslims with diabetes may avoid attending GP surgeries to discuss fasting during the holy month of Ramadan with potentially serious consequences for their future health.

2011-04-18 11:20:00

Stubbed your toe lately or smashed a finger? Then you very likely uttered an expletive or two and felt better.

2009-08-27 10:05:00

Astronomers recently discovered a planet that is on a suicidal orbit dangerously close to its parent star, which will eventually lead to its demise.

2009-02-16 10:38:58

A light source as bright as a million-watt bulb may help scientists identify the early signs of Parkinson's disease.

2009-01-22 10:36:34

Keele University has developed a “virtual patient” to help train the pharmacists of the future.

2008-07-06 00:00:23

The North Staffordshire Royal Infirmary began life as a voluntary hospital, which lasted until the National Health Service arrived in 1948.

2008-06-18 00:00:30

Medical students will be holding a Teddy Bear Hospital for young children later this month. The Keele University branch of Medsin will be hosting the event at Forsbrook Primary School, in Cheadle Road, Blythe Bridge, at 1pm on June 25.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.