Social attitudes are reinforcing the negative beliefs towards people who self harm, according to research.
Research at the Faculty of Health and Medicine has been ranked highly in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.
An innovative project to enable patients to manage their diabetes using technology has won an award.
Researchers have shown how a topical steroid cream frequently used to treat common skin conditions can be used to improve dermatitis in cancer patients.
Stroke survivors can have “significant” improvement in arm movements after using the Nintendo Wii as physiotherapy according to researchers.
Lancaster University is launching an online course on the Ebola virus in response to the largest ever outbreak of the disease.
Lancaster University is a major partner in a new £1.4m national Centre to reduce the impact of musculoskeletal disorders on employment.
Students and staff this week witnessed a significant development in the construction of two new super-labs providing teaching space for more than 200 students.
A new study, published in Neuropharmacology and conducted by academics at Lancaster University, could bring substantial improvements in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease by using drugs currently on the market to treat type 2 diabetes.
A revolutionary medical technique using sound waves to identify osteoarthritis in the knee has been developed by researchers.