#chronicillnessVOICE | Health & medical related mini-mag for everyone| February 2019 | #notjustpatients

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Professional reads:

News and research updates from NIHR – February 2019

  • NIHR launches £56m funding competition for public health research
  • Molecular profiling could catch lung cancer early
  • Making a difference – halting sight loss

Plus…
A round up of health news and updates from the NIHR; alongside information about events and how NIHR research is making a difference. You’ll also find features that take a look behind the news, blogs from our experts, and the latest Journals Library publications and Dissemination Centre Signals.

Taken from the newsletter

News from the NIHR

  • NIHR launches £56 million new funding competition for public health research
  • NIHR appoints first in-house Senior Research Fellow to investigate impact, value and evaluation
  • We need your help so more can people be part of research

Research news round up

  • Molecular profiling could catch lung cancer early and lead to new treatments
  • Mental health stigma worse in London and south of England
  • Liver drug being trialled to slow disease progression in people with Parkinson’s disease
  • Improving treatment for advanced prostate cancer
  • A new drug for a rare disease

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