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The robot you could soon be taking to bed

A SLEEP support ‘robot’ has won an international innovation award.

Breathe better, sleep better, says ‘sleep guru’ Anandi

HAVING trouble sleeping? Here’s a book that just might help.

New website aims to ‘revolutionise’ disabled people’s lives

HEALTHCARE entrepreneur David Lynch has launched a new online venture he hopes will revolutionise how people with disabilities can live a fuller life. Named after...

Amputees wanted for new research at Roehampton

AMPUTEES are wanted to take part in extensive new research to help understand and improve movement for people with below-the-knee amputations.

Pensioners wanted for university’s new ‘chill out guide’

PEOPLE over 65 are being asked to volunteer for a new study aimed at helping to avoid heat-related illnesses, which claim 2,000 lives in...

Freemasons give £65,000 to fund spinal cord injury research

A YOUNG research scientist who broke his neck in a mountain bike accident in 2008 has been handed a £65,000 grant from The Masonic Charitable Foundation to improve the quality of life and independence of people with spinal cord injuries.

‘Public don’t understand the impact disability has on carers’

A NEW national report says that the public do not understand how disability impacts on the lives of the UK’s 6.5 million carers.

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