Redefining inactivity by Active Movement

  • January 30, 2017

The recognition that sport and activity are not synonym is perhaps a new reality we need to pursue. For too long, the focus has been on getting the most inactive to run, cycle or join a gym with little chance of those who have rejected exercise suddenly finding some suppressed athleticism.

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Performing Arts Medicine students visit rehearsal of Lulu

  • January 27, 2017

On 2 November 2016, the Performing Arts Medicine MSc students visited the rehearsal of Lulu by the English National Opera and spent a whole afternoon experiencing the London Coliseum setting and talking to the ENO musicians.

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Rugby player's remarkable comeback

  • December 06, 2016

Kat Evans, teacher and Premiership women rugby player for Saracens suffered a complicated leg break back in 2012 whilst playing rugby and was treated by ISEH consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon Sam Oussedik.

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The end of this year on foot at the ISEH

  • December 05, 2016

The end of a calendar year may be a time to reflect on personal achievements, but for many, the cold winter months are a time when hard fitness training continues with spring and summer sporting goals in sight.

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Safe ways to take up running

  • December 05, 2016

Experts state that running regularly can help to increase your life expectancy and that even jogging and short runs are beneficial. Additionally, running can reduce the risk of heart disease and other chronic diseases, such as bowel cancer and type 2 diabetes.

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Tendinopathy: State of Play

  • December 01, 2016

Orthopaedic Research UK held a one-day Tendinopathy conference in London on the 16 November chaired by Dr Mike Loosemore, lead consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine, ISEH.

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KNO2wledge 9 Conference

  • December 01, 2016

On Saturday 19 November, CASE Medicine presented their flagship KnO2wledge 9 Conference, which this year was about the future of exploration class missions including the potential role of doctors.

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ISEH Profile: Belinda Durey

  • November 30, 2016

Belinda Durey is an Exercise Physiologist, currently working in research at the ISEH in conjunction with her clinical roles at UCLH, The Royal Free Hospital and Westmoreland St Hospital.

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NFL kicks off in London

  • October 31, 2016

Every year the ISEH and the Princess Grace hospital support the NFL in coordinating the entire medical care of the teams and NFL staff visiting London for the international series, now a regular part of the NFL calendar.

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Farewell Sir Robert

  • October 28, 2016

At the end of September Sir Robert Naylor stepped down as chief executive of UCLH. As chair of the ISEH board Sir Robert Naylor was instrumental in setting up the Institute and we would like to thank him for all his support and wish him the very best for the future.

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