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BBC Radio 4: Woman's Hour

16:32, Thu 5 May 2016

Dealing with insomnia
Kim Cattrall's revelations about insomnia on Woman's Hour led to a big response from listeners. Professor Franco Cappuccio, Head of the Sleep Health & Society Programme at the University of Warwick, discusses dealing with sleeplessness and addresses some of the problems people got in touch about (15:40 to 29:15).
Presenter: Jenni Murray
Producer: Anne Peacock
5th May 2016

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BBC Radio Coventry & Warwickshire

10:46, Thu 7 Jan 2016

Prof Cappuccio explains the WAVE IV Clinical Trial for patients with resistant hypertension and how to participate if you live in the West Midlands and you think you are eligible (30/12/2015)

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Sleep deprivation and obesity

12:50, Thu 26 Nov 2015

Prof Cappuccio from the University of Warwick and Prof Branca from the World Health Organization discuss the global epidemic of obesity and the role of sleep deprivation in contributing to weight gain (AC21 Symposium at Warwick, 2006)

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Pinch too Far? The Science behind Low-Salt Cuisine

18:59, Sun 22 Nov 2015

Festival of Imagination at the University of Warwick (17/10/2015)
As an adult you need less than 1g of salt a day but as a nation we are, on average, consuming eight times this amount!
Join award-winning chef and the BBC's ‘The Great British Menu’ participant Stephanie Moon and Warwick's Professor Franco Cappuccio for this unique collaboration as they explore why salt can be bad for our health and demonstrate just how delicious meals are with no added salt.
http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/about/warwick50/events/imagination/talks/salt/

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BBC World Service - More or less

18:31, Sat 21 Feb 2015

Sleeping: the 8-hour myth! Professor Cappuccio explains some of the implications of the results on mortality of the Sleep, Health & Society Programme at Warwick (21/02/2015)

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BBC Inside Out West Midlands

10:22, Wed 26 Nov 2014

Prof Franco Cappuccio explains some of the risks that cold weather pose to elderly people in winter (20/01/2014)

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Introduction to Cardiovascular Research at Warwick.

16:53, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Prof Franco Cappuccio, Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine & Epidemiology, explains some aspects of the cardiovascular research carried out at Warwick.

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Sleep Health & Society Programme at Warwick

16:20, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Prof Franco Cappuccio & Dr Michelle Miller summarise the aim and the activities of the Sleep Health & Society Programme at the University of Warwick.

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GPP: Connecting Cultures (2)

16:03, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Official presentation of the GPP: Connecting Cultures. An informal conversation with Dr Loredana Polezzi (Italian), Prof Franco Cappuccio (WMS) and Dr Anton Popov (Sociology).

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GPP: Connecting Cultures (1)

16:00, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Official presentation of the GPP: Connecting Cultures. An informal conversation with Dr Loredana Polezzi (Italian), Prof Franco Cappuccio (WMS) and Dr Anton Popov (Sociology).

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Ideas Cafe' - GPP Connecting Cultures

15:54, Mon 10 Nov 2014

This podcast features Prof Franco Cappuccio's short presentation at the launch of the GPP Connecting Cultures explaining the rationale for encouraging research interactions between Science and Humanities.

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Wellbeing at work.

15:37, Mon 10 Nov 2014

A panel of experts from the University of Warwick discusses the implications of different aspects of life in the workplaces on wellbeing. This Panel was held during the Warwick Alumni Day.

Mrs Rachel Hollinshead-Walker chaired and the panel included Prof Elizabeth Burton (WMS/Engineering), Prof Franco Cappuccio (WMS) and Prof Nick Chater (WBS).

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Are we eating too much salt?

15:31, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Professor Franco Cappuccio from Warwick Medical School talks about the effects of eating too much salt following his Editorial in the British Medical Journal titled "Salt and cardiovascular disease".

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Reduction in junior doctors' hours will be beneficial

14:21, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Prof Franco Cappuccio, Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine & Epidemiology at WMS, talks about how the planned reduction in junior doctors' hours will not compromise patient safety and suggests the reduction will improve patient care.

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Cholesterol busting statins and blood pressure

14:17, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Professor Franco Cappuccio from WMS talks about his recent research into the effects on blood pressure of cholesterol busting statins.

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Sleep and Cognition in the life-course: from development to decline. Introduction

16:13, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Prof G Tadros introduces and chairs the Free Public Engagement Event organised to disseminate research findings from a study funded by the ESRC

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How do we measure sleep and cognition?

16:14, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Dr H Wright presents at the Free Public Engagement Event organised to disseminate research findings from a study funded by the ESRC

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Sleep disturbances and ill-health.

16:13, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Prof FP Cappuccio presents at the Free Public Engagement Event organised to disseminate research findings from a study funded by the ESRC

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BBC Radio Coventry & Warwickshire. The Fourier Trial

15:36, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Prof Franco Cappuccio explains the details of the Fourier Trial, a new international trial of cholesterol lowering to prevent recurrence of heart disease and stroke, and explains how to participate in the study through the Regional Recruiting Centre he leads at University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust.

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Sleep Health & Society

16:11, Mon 10 Nov 2014

Launch of the book edited by Prof FP Cappuccio, Dr MA Miller and Dr SW Lockley and published by Oxford University Press in 2010

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