Wednesday 24th April 2013
NetDoctor - News
Report on a study by Univeristy of Portsmouth and St Mary's University College, London, that found almost a third of female marathon runners experience breast pain, with the proportion rising with increasing breast size. Read the news report.
Monday 22 April 2013
About My Area - The News
Article about the Research Group in Breast Health, who is offering free bra fitting sessions for local women
Article about whether wearing a bra is beneficial mentions research by Dr Joanna Scurr.
Article about how one in three women marathon runners are likely to have breast pain during the event according to research by Dr Joanna Scurr of University of Portsmouth University and Nicola Brown of St Mary's University College, Twickenham.
Monday 15 April 2013
Medi Lexicon (http://www.medilexicon.com/medicalnews.php?newsid=259073)
Reports on research by the University Hospital of Besancon in France, which suggests women should go bra-less, mention previous research by UoP that found many women were damaging their breasts by wearing the wrong size bra.
Friday 12 April 2013
The TimesThe Times Online (http://tinyurl.com/cpgjcfc)Daily MailThe Australian
Reports on research by the University Hospital of Besancon in France, which suggests women should go bra-less, mention or include comment from Dr Joanna Scurr.
Monday, 8 April, 2013
A competition to win a sports bra mentions research by the University of Portsmouth that found that wearing a sports bra reduces bounce by up to 78 per cent during aerobic exercise.
Thursday 24 January 2013
Women's Fitness (Running)
Article about wearing the correct sports bra mentions research by University of Portsmouth about how breasts move when women exercise
Thursday 10 January 2013
Woman & Home
Article about how a University of Portsmouth study discovered that older women are less likely to experience vertical breast bounce during exercise than younger women.
Article about hygiene that mentions findings from University of Portsmouth research into breast bounce
Friday, December 14th, 2012
Report on health updates mentions research by Dr Joanna Scurr and colleagues for bra manufacturer Shock Absorber to develop a bra which reduces breast bounce, and hence pain, for women runners
Monday 10 December 2012
Article about Kim Kardashian wearing inappropriate gym wear mentions research from University of Portsmouth's Research Group in Breast Health
Wednesday, December 5th, 2012
Fit Pro magazine
Report on sports bras mentions Dr Scurr and her research for bra maker Shock Absorber
Monday, December 3rd, 2012
Report about breast bounce in older women includes quote from Debbie Risius, whose research is cited
Monday 12 November 2012
Article on effective sports bras mentions that University of Portsmouth tested the Shock Absorber Ultimate Run Bra and found it to be very effective (DSES)