The size of a lorry's windscreen can have a dramatic impact on the safety of other road users, according to a series of experiments conducted by psychologists at the University of Leeds.

A new treatment for Clostridium difficile (C.diff) reduces recurrent infections by nearly 40%, a large study has found.

The first ever comparison of six of the major global flood risk monitoring computer models has revealed wide discrepancies between the information they provide.

Restricting the use of a common antibiotic was more important than a high profile 'deep clean' of hospitals in massively reducing UK antibiotic resistant Clostridium difficile, a major study found.

A new £6.8m medical imaging centre which aims to transform the diagnosis and treatment of patients suffering from cancer, heart disease and musculoskeletal diseases has opened.