The research in our Health and Wellbeing theme aims to manage health, disease and disability through technological, creative and scientific developments.

In this research theme blog, we cover topics including self-care, sport and exercise, mental wellbeing, diseases and medical advancements.

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The research in our Health and Wellbeing theme aims to manage health, disease and disability through technological, creative and scientific developments.

In this research theme blog, we cover topics including self-care, sport and exercise, mental wellbeing, diseases and medical advancements.

7 posts found

The Participation and Performance Podcast

30 October 2019 4 min read

Dr Daniel J. Brown hosts a series of interviews with world-leading experts to understand the psychology behind participation in physical activity and performance in sport.

tennis racket and a tennis ball on a tennis court

India urged to embrace sporting professionals

09 February 2018 5 min read

Dr Mike Rayner suggests India must recognise sport as an independent economic sector in order to experience rich contributions to GDP.

football on sports pitch

How the science of sports bras keeps women with larger breasts in the running

30 August 2016 3 min read

Sports bras can help elite athletes compete to their best, but also should be considered as an important piece of kit by all women who exercise.

Back of woman wearing sports bra

Howard Webb’s new job is to train a generation of super-refs

08 August 2014 5 min read

What's next for Howard Webb, one of modern football’s most successful referees?

Howard Webb making a referee call during World Cup game

Bouncing breasts: the science of the sports bra

08 September 2012 7 min read

Breast movement during exercise can impact breast health. Find out more in this republished article from The Conversation.

Two women running on a beach

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