Bristol study finds third booster significantly lowers risk of severe COVID infection 24 January 2023 A national study involving Bristol’s Children of the 90s has found the "booster" vaccine led to a substantial increase in the antibodies that help protect against coronavirus. High levels of antibodies is associated with lower risk of severe infection.
- Bristol study finds third booster significantly lowers risk of severe COVID infection 24 January 2023 A national study involving Bristol’s Children of the 90s has found the "booster" vaccine led to a substantial increase in the antibodies that help protect against coronavirus. High levels of antibodies is associated with lower risk of severe infection.
- Children with persistent speech disorder are more likely to have problems making friends, research finds 17 January 2023 Children with persistent speech disorder have greater difficulty than their peers in making friends and maintaining relationships, according to new research.
- Children of the 90s’ founder, this week’s castaway on BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs 18 November 2022 The founder of Bristol’s pioneering health study Children of the 90s, Professor Jean Golding OBE, will share the soundtrack of her life on this week’s BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs.
- What we’ve learned following the latest antibody tests 17 October 2022 In our latest COVID studies, we have looked at participants' immunity and how the pandemic is affecting their lives. Here's a round-up of what we've found, following the latest antibody tests and COVID questionnaire.
- Experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 associated with poorer mental health 13 October 2022 Having symptoms of COVID-19 has been associated with worse mental health and lower life satisfaction. The study, which is part of the COVID-19 Longitudinal Health and Wellbeing National Core Study, is published today in The Lancet Psychiatry.
- Study calls for change in guidance about eating fish during pregnancy 6 September 2022 A woman’s mercury level during pregnancy is unlikely to have an adverse effect on the development of the child provided that the mother eats fish, according to a new University of Bristol-led study.
- Sexual enjoyment following childbirth is not altered by different delivery methods, research suggests 22 August 2022 Sexual enjoyment in the years following childbirth is unaffected by the way in which the baby is delivered, according to new research.
- Concerns about effects of fertility treatment on children’s development are unwarranted, large study suggests 26 July 2022 Differences in the growth, weight, and body fat levels of children conceived through fertility treatment are small, and no longer apparent by late adolescence, finds new research.
- Bristol’s Children of the 90s study helps scientists pinpoint those most at risk of Long COVID 28 June 2022 Bristol-based study Children of the 90s has helped improve understanding of the causes and treatment of long COVID.
- Children of the 90s study to help learn more about long COVID 23 May 2022 Participants from Children of the 90s are part of a nationwide study seeking to better understand the condition known as long COVID.