Research by the University of Leeds has shown that very young children appear to reject story book characters who are overweight, but not those who are disabled.
An entrepreneurial philosophy undergraduate who has developed a range of home-made healthy dog food is this year's winner of the Sir Peter Thompson Enterprise Award.
Children admitted to UK intensive care units in out-of-hours emergencies are at no greater risk of dying than children arriving during normal working hours, according to new research.
Women in some disadvantaged communities are missing out on support that could potentially reduce high rates of infant mortality, according to an exploratory study at the University of Leeds.
Dental students in the School of Dentistry will be the first in the UK to cut their teeth on new simulation technology, allowing them to hone their drilling skills on virtual patients.
The UK economy is sitting on 'missing millions' as too many small businesses remain static, according to a new report by five leading business schools including Leeds University Business School.
A key building block in the Schmallenberg virus could be targeted by anti-viral drugs, according to a new study led from the University of Leeds.
The chance of infection in some NHS wards varies dramatically according to whether the nurses leave the windows open.
Your smartphone could be a key tool to losing weight according to scientists at the University of Leeds.
Researchers at the University of Leeds are using the feet of tree frogs as a model for a tiny robot designed to crawl inside patients' bodies during keyhole surgery.